Avengers: Infinity War's long-awaited arrival will bring new results to the Marvel Cinematic Universe, with the full-film debut of Thanos and the combination of nearly every hero viewers have been introduced to in the MCU.
The Captain Marvel cast includes Brie Larson as the title hero along with Jackson as a younger (and two-eyed) Nick Fury, Gemma Chan as Kree spy and genetiscist, Minn-Erva, DeWanda Wise (She's Gotta Have It), Ben Mendelsohn (Rogue One,Ready Player One), and Jude Law (Sherlock Holmes).
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There have been plenty of other stories to talk about - from the vast future of Star Wars, to the success of Black Panther, to the Terminator reboot - but perhaps the biggest sci-fi entertainment news of the past six months has been the looming merger between the Walt Disney Company and 21st Century Fox. That's about as iconic as you get, looking at kind of those cool street level fights, street level vehicle chases, and fun stuff like that. I would just say, yes. The film will be a "period piece" for Marvel Studios and take place in the early 1990s with the Skrulls as the primary villains. That's not where we're headed. We've kind of screwed up, and I want to change it.' There's that moment where all of the ancestors come behind T'Chaka.
Joaquin has become known for his dark, serious and offbeat film choices, and explained in an interview with Lily White Lies that while he likes to watch Marvel Cinematic Universe flicks, he's glad he's not a part of it. What's that story? Who was Bashenga, the first king of Wakanda? That would be cool.' It all starts as conversations like that.
Joaquin, 43, will next be seen in Lynne Ramsay's taut thriller You Were Never Really Here, and not long after, as Jesus Christ in Mary Magdalene opposite his girlfriend Rooney Mara.