Room Oscar-winner Brie Larson is taking the lead as Captain Marvel, marking the first time a woman will play the title character in a Marvel Studios movie.
“Let me clarify,” Feige said. “Captain Marvel has gone by many names in the comics, has had many people who’ve inhabited that costume and used that power base. I want to make it very clear: This hero’s name is Carol Danvers.”
Danai Gurira From The Walking Dead Joins BLACK PANTHER
The Walking Dead star Danai Gurira is playing Okoye, the head of the Dora Milaje. Creed and Fantastic Four star Michael B. Jordan is playing Erik Killmonger. Lastly, Star Wars: The Force Awakens and 12 Years a Slave star Lupita Nyong’o is portraying Nakia.