Hitting theaters on March 8 from Marvel Studios is Captain Marvel, starringAcademy Award winner Brie Larson in the title role.
Directed by the writing/directing team of Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, whose credits include “Mississippi Grind” and “Half Nelson,” the cast includes Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn, Djimon Hounsou, Lee Pace, Lashana Lynch, Gemma Chan, Algenis Perez Soto, Rune Temte, McKenna Grace, with Clark Gregg, and Jude Law.
The story follows Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Set in the 1990s, “Captain Marvel” is an all-new adventure from a previously unseen period in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Having won the Academy Award winner in 2015 for Best Actress for her performance in ‘Room,’ Larson has since appeared in Kong: Skull Island, The Glass Castle, and Unicorn Store. Blackfilm.com correspondent Reina Brown recently sat down with Larson to talk about her character in Captain Marvel.
Brie Larson interview