After the field workplace success of Captain Marvel, Carol Danvers’ subsequent MCU movie has been a sizzling challenge, however it wasn’t till earlier this yr that we obtained official affirmation that Captain Marvel 2 is in improvement. Nonetheless, there hasn’t been an excessive amount of motion on the pic since, which is maybe comprehensible given what’s happening on this planet proper now.
However lastly, in the end, the film has taken an enormous step ahead because it’s secured a director. Sure, Deadline brings phrase tonight that Candyman‘s Nia DaCosta will get behind the digital camera for Carol’s second solo outing. The outlet notes that a number of candidates had been assembly with the studio over the previous few months, however it appears DaCosta has now emerged victorious, securing the job.
She’ll definitely have some huge sneakers to fill, after Captain Marvel pulled in over $153 million domestically on its first weekend alone. After all, it went on to gross a worldwide whole of $1.128 billion, which simply earned it the title of highest grossing solo debut of the MCU to this point. Aside from 2018’s Black Panther, that’s. These are some mighty spectacular numbers and on condition that DaCosta hasn’t helmed any blockbusters but, it’ll be fascinating to see how she does right here.
That being stated, she’s additionally the precise kind of filmmaker that Marvel loves working with. So a lot of their films are directed by up and coming expertise who don’t have a lot – if any – blockbuster expertise. And it nearly all the time works out for the most effective. As such, we’re optimistic about Captain Marvel 2‘s possibilities of success and as quickly as we hear of any additional updates on the pic, we’ll make sure you let you recognize.