The first Captain Marvel trailer debuted on ABC's Good Morning America on September 18 - both networks are sister companies of Marvel Studios under the Walt Disney Company umbrella. It's likely that Carol Danvers will have a huge role in the Infinity War sequel, with director Kevin Smith going so far as to predict that she'll be the one to defeat Thanos. It's a striking palette for Marvel, and one that promises a bold new voice in the MCU.
At San Diego Comic-Con in 2016, Marvel announced that Brie Larson would be playing Captain Marvel.
Directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, Captain Marvel sidesteps the traditional origin-story template, and when it begins, Carol already has her powers.
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'So, Skrulls are the bad guys, ' Fury says, as Danvers glances at the subway car's patrons. Although, we don't know his name yet, some speculate that it could be Mar-Vell. And just like that, we get yet another succession shot of different ages of Carol Danvers rises up until her title character appears, charging up for an attack.
The trailer shows Bening narrating how Carol Danvers became Captain Marvel. "Set in the 1990s, "Captain Marvel" is an all-new adventure from a previously unseen period in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe".
Captain Marvel flies into theaters next year on March 8, 2019. It's the thing that gets her in trouble, but it's also the thing that makes her great.
The action in the new trailer shows Captain Marvel in plenty of battle scenes and Larson says she trained for nearly a year to get in shape for the role. "If anyone tells you different don't trust them".