Oscar winner Brie Larson in talks to play Captain Marvel

Thursday, June 2nd, 2016. Filed under: Books Entertainment Film Hollywood Stars

Brie Larson is being eyed to bring one of Marvel’s most popular female superheroes to life on the big screen.

 

Brie Larson © AFP PHOTO/ROBYN BECK

Brie Larson
© AFP PHOTO/ROBYN BECK

According to Variety, Larson, who just won the best actress Oscar for her role in “Room,” is the frontrunner for the role.

The film script is being penned by “Inside Out” scribe Meg LeFauve and Nicole Perlman.

In the storyline, Carol Danvers is an air force pilot whose DNA is fused with an alien during an accident, resulting in the transfer of superpowers that include super strength, energy projection and flight.

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