The Oscar winner on what the Marvel hero means to her and how the comics inspire her. VIA: Marvel Studios News
Captain Marvel is just over two years out from its 2019 release and it is the only Phase Three movie in the Marvel Cinematic Universe to which no director has officially been attached. Not much is known about the project beyond the names of its star, Brie Larson, and its screenwriters, Nicole Perlman and Meg […]
“The thing that’s been the most exciting now is, like on social media, I get sent a lot of pictures of young girls in the Captain Marvel costume and I’m excited to see more of that. She’s such a great symbol for young girls and I’m realizing what deficit we have, that we don’t have […]
Lorene Scafaria is now following both the Marvel and Marvel Studios Twitter accounts, so there’s a little more fuel to that fire. Thanks to one of our readers for the heads up. I took a screenshot just in case anything changes as fans react to this news. The original story, published yesterday, can be found […]
Captain Marvel is slowly zeroing in on a director. Niki Caro, Lesli Linka Glatter and Lorene Scafaria are on the shortlist for the highly-coveted job of helming Marvel Studio’s first female-centric superhero movie, several sources tell The Hollywood Reporter.
“But here’s the thing, if you were just going to do a straight adaptation of the comics, her origin story is very similar to Green Lantern. And obviously, that’s not what we want to do,” Perlman said of Carol’s origin story. “There’s a lot of reinvention that needs to happen. And also, she’s her own person […]
The Oscar-winning actress can be seen in her latest Twitter post in a pair of Captain Marvel pajamas reading Kelly Sue DeConnick’s Captain Marvel Vol. 1: Higher, Further, Faster, More. It will hearten fans of the character a great deal to see her starting with what many perceive to be Captain Marvel’s true ascension into […]
This past weekend at Comic-Con 2016, Marvel Studios took the Hall H stage and did what they always do: own the room. The crowd went wild as Marvel unveiled the first footage from Spider-Man: Homecoming and Guardians of the Galaxy, Vol. 2, announced the star of Captain Marvel, and showed off new footage from Doctor […]
Room Oscar-winner Brie Larson is taking the lead as Captain Marvel, marking the first time a woman will play the title character in a Marvel Studios movie. After months of rumors, the actress, also known for her roles in Short Term 12, 21 Jump Street, and (going further back) the teen comedy Sleepover, was revealed […]
Chris Evans reveals how badly he wants Brie Larson to play Captain Marvel during a panel at Wizard World Philadelphia!
After yesterday’s big news that Marvel wants Brie Larson to play Captain Marvel, MTV dug through their archives and posted an old video from last year. Larson, who was always a fan favorite to play the role, was asked about potentially playing the role… and her reaction was priceless. Check it out in the video […]
After her Oscar-winning turn in “Room,” Brie Larson may be ready to step into the shoes of one of Marvel’s most popular female superheros. Sources tell Variety Marvel is in early talks with Larson to play Captain Marvel in the studio’s standalone project. It is unknown where things stand in negotiations, but sources have told […]
In addition to a potential director, it seems we have another actress lobbying for the role of Carol Danvers in Marvel’s first female-led movie, Captain Marvel, with TRON: Legacy star Olivia Wilde revealing not only her interest, but also her strong opinions about the studio’s direction.
“I’m really looking forward to doing my first starring role opposite Mark Wahlberg,” said Rousey, who is starring with Wahlberg in Mile 22. “Hopefully by the time Captain Marvel comes around, I will have enough experience and skills in the field for them to really seriously consider me.”
“I love it,” he told me of Rousey’s campaign during an interview at Los Angeles’ Hero Complex Gallery promoting the October 2nd Blu-ray release of Avengers: Age of Ultron. “That happens occasionally, and I think that’s a testament more to the strength of the characters.” He reflected, “Going back to my early days at Marvel, […]
While at Toronto International Film Festival promoting her upcoming film “Sicario,” Blunt told MTV News exactly where she’s at with those rumors: nowhere. “It’s crazy,” she said. “I’ve not had a phone call about it. Not one whisper of Captain Marvel has come my way. Promise.” Promise promise? “Promise promise. I don’t even know who […]