Captain Marvel was the first time we saw Captain Marvel. But it wasn’t Brie Larson’s first time playing her.
Because Avengers: Endgame shot back-to-back with Avengers: Infinity War, it was completed before Captain Marvel began production — which meant that figuring out who Captain Marvel would be in their movie required a bit of outside help.
“A lot of it was working with [Ryan] Fleck and [Anna] Boden as they were developing [Captain Marvel],” Joe told Mashable of creating Captain Marvel for Endgame.
“As far as Marvel is a relay race where people are handing the baton off to each other, that was as collaborative an effort as we’ve had introducing a new character,” he continued. “Whereas with Black Panther and Spider-Man, we were making those choices exclusively because there were no future films in the works yet.” Read more…