This coming March, audiences will finally get to experience one of the most buzzed-about new superhero films in years when Marvel Studios’ CAPTAIN MARVEL arrives in theaters. Following a massive year that saw the release of Black Panther, Avengers: Infinity War and the recent Ant-Man and the Wasp, the Marvel Cinematic Universe will enter 2019 by going backward on the timeline for an adventure set in the early 1990s – an era left previously-unexplored in the MCU. With the stakes high, the arrival of Academy Award-winner Brie Larson as Carol Danvers signals the formal debut of what Marvel Chief Kevin Feige has famously noted as being a hero with powers that “are off the charts.” While there’s many secrets yet to be revealed about Captain Marvel and how the film connects to the forthcoming Avengers 4, there’s one secret that I’ve been keeping that can now be revealed… I spent time on the set of CAPTAIN MARVEL.
Unfortunately for today, I can’t tell you much of anything about what I was doing, who I was with or what I saw. What I can say is that simply being able to admit that I was there for filming is a cool thing – and it’s a secret that I’ve kept for over eight months. Only today did Marvel Studios lift that embargo, and it comes on the heels of the newly-released second trailer for the film. As for the photo above, let’s just say that I’m in the back row, pictured alongside 24 ladies with whom I’ve worked before. If you’re big into the behind-the-scenes action when it comes to Marvel Studios, then you know that the one guy in the photo that isn’t me is John M. Pisani, unit publicist, front-and-center.
Look for more from the set of CAPTAIN MARVEL to be revealed in the weeks and months ahead both here at The Rock Father™ Magazine and over at The Pop Insider.
About CAPTAIN MARVEL:
Set in the 1990s, Marvel Studios’ CAPTAIN MARVEL is an all-new adventure from a previously unseen period in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe that follows the journey of Carol Danvers as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes. While a galactic war between two alien races reaches Earth, Danvers finds herself and a small cadre of allies at the center of the maelstrom. The film stars Brie Larson, Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn, Djimon Hounsou, Lee Pace, Lashana Lynch, Gemma Chan, Rune Temte, Algenis Perez Soto, Mckenna Grace, with Annette Bening, with Clark Gregg, and Jude Law.
Marvel Studios’ CAPTAIN MARVEL is produced by Kevin Feige and directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck. Louis D’Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Jonathan Schwartz, Patricia Whitcher and Stan Lee are the executive producers. The story is by Nicole Perlman and Joe Shrapnel & Anna Waterhouse, and the screenplay is by Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck and Geneva Robertson-Dworet and Jac Schaeffer.