BREAKING NEWS: CAPTAIN MARVEL Will Be Directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck
According to Variety, Mississippi Grind’s Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck have been tapped to direct Marvel’s Captain Marvel, starring Brie Larson.
Since announcing the Oscar winner would play the main superhero, the studio has taken as much time as necessary in finding the film’s director. Marvel Studios made it clear they needed a female controlling the ship on this present film’s voyage.
Picking a male and female duo to direct the film is certain to collect some fascinating reactions.
Variety also says that Marvel Studios had met with several contenders and sources told them that they (Marvel) not only wanted to make sure that the search was thorough but that the script was in the right shape before tapping who would direct it.
Marvel Studios was looking for a unique point of view and they are heading into a new era of films where they want to grow and change in a certain way that fits that new environment.
Recently Boden and Fleck have spent a lot of time directing episodes for such popular TV shows as The Affair and Billions.
Captain Marvel follows Carol Danvers (played by Brie Larson) an Air Force pilot who gains powers after her DNA becomes fused with an alien after an accident.
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The film is set for release on March 8th, 2019.