Marvel Studios has announced that Stanley Tucci (The Lovely Bones) has joined the cast of ‘Captain America’. Tucci will play the role of Dr. Abraham Erskine. In the early comics, Dr. Abraham Erskine was a German scientist, and the man behind Project Rebirth. This was the secret experiment that created the Super Soldier known as Captain America. ‘Captain America: The First Avenger’ is set for a July 22nd, 2011 release date, and stars Chris Evans, Sebastian Stan, Hugo Weaving, and Hayley Atwell.