As reported by Variety, the directors of Mississippi Grind, Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck have been tapped to helm the Brie Larson starring Captain Marvel.
This ends a long search to find who would take the gig and as reported the length of time was due to getting the script in the “right shape.”
Inside Out scribes Meg LeFauve and Nicole Perlman are currently writing the script.
Captain Marvel in the comics follows Carol Danvers who is infused with Kree DNA and gains powers such as flight and energy blasts.
The weekend is almost here! How are folks spending it? We’ll be catching up on movies and playing some of our games from Gen Con!
While you count down the hours, here’s some comic news and reviews from around the web in our morning roundup.
Around the Tubes
Time – Why Marvel Will Change Captain Marvel’s Origin Story in the Brie Larson Film – Just don’t make her green with CGI?
Around the Tubes Reviews
Talking Comics – Deathstroke: Rebirth #1
IGN – Insexts Vol. 1
Talking Comics – Superwoman #1
Marvel took the stage at Hall H revealing lots of new logos for their upcoming films and that Brie Larson has been cast as Carol Danvers/Captain Marvel. The Russo brothers have previously confirmed that Captain Marvel will appear in Avengers: Infinity War.
Check out the logos below.