Brie Larson is singing the praises of Captain Marvel 2 director Nia DaCosta. It was introduced late final yr that the Candyman reboot director was going to be becoming a member of Larson within the Marvel Cinematic Universe by Marvel Studios boss Kevin Feige. DaCosta has been on a job since directing fellow MCU alum Tessa Thompson in 2018’s Little Woods, and 2021 is seeking to be one other large yr for the director.
In a brand new interview, Brie Larson was requested about Captain Marvel 2. Obviously, the Carol Danvers actress cannot say a lot, however she is worked up to lastly be capable to speak in regards to the extremely anticipated sequel, even when it is in broad and non-specific solutions. While Larson is worked up in regards to the film and ready to begin training, she can also be very excited to be working with Nia DaCosta. She had this to say.
“It’s amazing. I’m so excited that it’s announced and I can talk about. Nia’s amazing and she got the job because she was the best person for the job. That’s one of my favorite parts about this. She just gave an incredible presentation and I’m inspired by her! She has confidence, it’s a big deal to step into this thing we know as the Marvel Universe. It’s this huge thing and to have a leader who’s just like, ‘Yeah, I’m meant to be here.'”
Pitching a film to Kevin Feige and the remainder of the Marvel Studios crew must be a demanding scenario. The MCU has a fairly unbelievable observe document in the meanwhile, although plainly Nia DaCosta had no drawback strolling in and delivering a Captain Marvel 2 pitch, which was possible enticing to all people within the room. It was greater than sufficient to persuade Brie Larson that she was the suitable lady for the job, although DaCosta had some pondering to do.
Nia DaCosta is all set to be the first Black woman to direct a Marvel Studios movie. While she was assured about her Captain Marvel 2 pitch, she needed to sit and take into consideration taking up a mission of that magnitude. “[It was] definitely an immediate yes-but I’d been mulling it over through the process,” DaCosta says. “The consideration on my end was, you know, ‘I just did a movie that’s bigger than me. Do I want to do another one that’s even bigger?’ ” she remembers. “But at the same time I’m a huge Marvel fan, have been since I was a kid, and I’ve always wanted to direct a Marvel movie.”
Nia DaCosta will likely be trying to inform a unique type of story with Captain Marvel 2, whereas maintaining it contained in the superhero realm. “Different types of stories have different types of mediums. Am I gonna tell an in-depth story about class in this one? Probably not. But I think Marvel movies can focus on ‘in-between’ stories, too-in a huge, operatic way,” she stated. Regardless, MCU followers are undoubtedly excited to see what the director has up her sleeve for the upcoming sequel. You can see the interview with Brie Larson above, because of the A Little Late with Lilly Singh YouTube channel.