To all die-hard Marvel fans, Brie Larson’s Captain Marvel has finally landed! As revealed by the cover of the latest issue of Entertainment Weekly, viewers finally get the first official look of Marvel Cinematic Universe’s first female-led superhero Brie Larson in costume as Carol Danvers, a.k.a. Captain Marvel.
As per media reports, Captain Marvel will help earth’s mightiest heroes save the universe in Avengers 4, she has her own story to tell in Captain Marvel that releases March 2019.
Her call sign is “Photon” and she’s also a single mother to a young daughter, EW reported. EW also reveals that Danvers will already have her powers – the cause of which is her DNA fusing with that of a Kree’s during an accident – at the start of the film.
Check out some of her friends and foes (as revealed by Entertainment Weekly):
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Co-directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck (Mississippi Grind), Captain Marvel also stars Clark Gregg as Phil Coulson as well as Algenis Perez Soto, Rune Temte, Mckenna Grace, Robert Kazinsky, Annette Bening, Vik Sahay, Colin Ford, and Chuku Modu. Boden and Fleck worked on the script in addition to Meg LeFauve (Inside Out), Nicole Perlman (Guardians of the Galaxy), Geneva Robertson-Dworet (Tomb Raider), and Liz Flahive and Carly Mensch (GLOW).
Talking to EW, Larson was quoted as saying, “She can be aggressive, and she can have a temper, and she can be a little invasive and in your face. She’s also quick to jump to things, which makes her amazing in battle because she’s the first one out there and doesn’t always wait for orders.”
Captain Marvel is slated to hit theatres on March 8, 2019 worldwide. The character was teased in the post-credits scene of Avengers: Infinity War, and she will also be a part of Avengers 4 (untitled) in May 2019.