Zawe Ashton has been set as the villain in the next installment in the Marvel franchise facing off against Brie Larson’s Carol Danvers, a.k.a. Captain Marvel.
Deadline has reported that Nia Da Costa, the director of 2019’s Clive Barker horror reboot ‘CandyMan’ will helm the upcoming Marvel sequel ‘Captain Marvel 2’, which is set for release on July 8, 2022. DaCosta takes the reins from writing/directing duo Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck who helmed 2019’s Captain Marvel; which grossed $1.1 billion worldwide.
Walt Disney Studios Home Entertainment concludes the Infinity Saga on disc with the release of the Marvel Studios Collector’s Edition Box Set – Phase 3 Part 2 on Blu-ray and 4K Ultra HD.
For the first time, the 14-disc, six-movie set assembles the second half of Marvel’s Phase 3, bringing together Black Panther, Avengers: Infinity War, Ant-Man and the Wasp, Captain Marvel, Avengers: Endgame and Spider-Man: Far From Home.
Captain Marvel is a 2019 American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character Carol Danvers. Produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures, it is the twenty-first film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU) and the first female-led superhero film in the franchise.
The film is written and directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, with Geneva Robertson-Dworet also contributing to the screenplay.
Brie Larson stars as Danvers, alongside Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn, Djimon Hounsou, Lee Pace, Lashana Lynch, Gemma Chan, Annette Bening, Clark Gregg, and Jude Law.