Jones will portray a villainous scientist named Arnim Zola. Hugo Weaving is portraying another bad guy, the Red Skull.
In comics lore, Zola was a genetic engineer who created clones and various monstrosities for Hitler. He also captured his own mental self, inserting it into a robot, and survived the war.
Joe Johnston is directing the World War II-set movie.
Captain America: The First Avenger shoots this summer in England.