The Winter Soldier will be set about 60 years after the Second World War, which marked Steve Rogers's transformation into a supersoldier known as Captain America.
The character played by Toby Jones will be in control of a robotic body, in keeping with his evolution in the original comic books.
Scarlett Johansson, Samuel L. Jackson and Cobie Smulders will reprise their roles as SHIELD agents in the movie. Anthony Mackie will also feature in the superheroic world of Captain America: The Winter Soldier as Falcon, a social worker who can fly.
Anthony and Joe Russo will direct the movie in 2013. The finished product is set for worldwide release in 2014.