“Captain Marvel 2”: Angle Ashton stars alongside Brie Larson
The film is directed by Nia D’Costa, which is a follow-up to the groundbreaking 2019 movie “Captain Marvel”. Megan McDonnell, story editor for the Disney Plus series “WandaVision,” wrote the script.
It’s unclear who exactly plays Ashton in the movie, although sources say he will be the main villain. Along with Larson, the cast will include Iman Villani, who is reprising as Marvel Lady from the upcoming Disney Plus series of the same name, and Teyonah Parris as Monica Rambeau from WandaVision.
Captain Marvel 2 is scheduled to release in theaters November 11, 2022.
“Captain Marvel” began as the first entry in the Marvel Cinematic Universe to feature a female superhero. It became a massive commercial success, grossing more than $ 1.1 billion at the box office worldwide. The first film, directed by Ryan Flick and Anna Bowden, is set in the 1990s and focuses on the adventures of Captain Marvel as the Earth falls between an intergalactic conflict between two alien civilizations. The next batch is said to be taking place in the present day.
Ashton is best known for the satirical art of Netflix on “Velvet Buzzsaw”, in which she starred alongside Jake Gyllenhaal. She also appeared on the Broadway revival of “Betrayal” with Tom Hiddleston. Her other credits include the television series “Fresh Meat,” the thriller “Nocturnal Animals” by Tom Ford and the psychological horror film “Greta”.
It is represented by CAA and Untitled Entertainment.