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 […]
New reports are claiming that Disney is interested in filming Thor: Ragnarok in Australia, where Thor actor Hemsworth currently resides. They are also interested in filming Captain Marvel there as well. And while it would be convenient for the Aussie actor, Disney’s reasons are a little bit bigger than that. As Yahoo Movies reported, Disney […]
Kevin told us Ronda’s ready-made for one of those superhero flicks that tend to crush the box office every summer. Let’s face it, she’s already got an unmatched superpower — ever seen anyone get out of that armbar. VIA: Comicbook.com
Last week during her Reddit AMA, UFC’s undefeated Bantamweight Champion and budding actress “Rowdy” Ronda Rousey (Furious 7, Entourage) expressed interest in playing Ms. Marvel/Captain Marvel (Carol Danvers). Ever since then, artists from around the world have been inspired to create artwork of the MMA powerhouse as Captain Marvel. Since the reddit AMA I've received […]
Not the Captain Marvel movie that’s in the works now, but a big screen outing for the current comic incarnation of Ms. Marvel, Kamala Khan. Lexi Alexander likes the idea so much that she claims she’d even be willing to forego her fee! I would seriously forego my director's fee if someone would greenlight Kamala […]
Always looking for that next level, Rousey has revealed that she would love to play the Marvel Comics character Miss Marvel in a movie. When a Reddit user asked Rousey which superhero she’d love to play, Rousey responded “A lot of the good ones have been taken, but I’d like to vie for Miss Marvel!” […]
Marvel is courting “Selma” filmmaker Ava DuVernay to direct one of its diverse superhero movies, which include “Black Panther” and “Captain Marvel,” multiple individuals with knowledge of the situation have told TheWrap. Insiders suggest that “Black Panther,” due first in July 2018, is the most likely possibility.
Nicole Perlman & Meg LeFauve will together write Marvel’s “Captain Marvel,” in theaters November 2, 2018, bringing Carol Danvers to the big screen in her first solo cinematic adventure. Fans will recognize Perlman as the co-writer of Marvel’s “Guardians of the Galaxy,” last year’s smash hit introducing audiences to Star-Lord and his crew, while LeFauve […]
Nicole Perlman (“Guardians of the Galaxy”) and Meg LeFauve (“Inside Out”) are nearing a deal to co-write “Captain Marvel” for Disney and Marvel, an individual familiar with the project has told TheWrap.