“Captain Marvel” filming is underway. Principal photography began in Los Angeles for the upcoming Marvel Studios film which will also shoot on location in Fresno, California, as well as locations in Louisiana, including Baton Rouge and New Orleans.
The film is set to release on March 8, 2019. “Captain Marvel” is directed by the writing/directing team of Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck.
Set in the 1990s, “Captain Marvel” 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.
With an all star cast including Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn, Djimon Hounsou, Lee Pace, Lashana Lynch, Gemma Chan, Algenis Perez Soto, Rune Temte, McKenna Grace, Clark Gregg, and Jude Law, we are excited to see this previously unseen period in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe come to the big screen.
Based on the Marvel comic character first appearing in 1968, “Captain Marvel” continues the lineage of epic big-screen adventures chronicled in other Marvel films, most recently, “Black Panther,” which is on track to the become the highest grossing superhero film at the domestic box office.
“Captain Marvel” was written by Meg LeFauve, Nicole Perlman, Geneva Robertson-Dworet, Liz Flahive & Carly Mensch, and Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck. Kevin Feige is producing. Louis D’Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Jonathan Schwartz, Patty Whitcher and Stan Lee are executive producers, with Lars Winther serving as co-producer/first assistant director and David Grant serving as co-producer.
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