Jude Law In Negotiations To Join Cast Of 'Captain Marvel'

Jude Law to Star Opposite Brie Larson in Captain Marvel

Variety reports that the English actor is now in negotiations to star opposite the Oscar-winning Larson as Mar-Vell, the original Captain Marvel, in the upcoming solo movie for Larson's Carol Danvers in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Are you excited about Law's part in Captain Marvel? According to Variety, Law will play a "mentor of sorts" to Larson's Carol Danvers in Captain Marvel.

Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck (Half Nelson) are directing Captain Marvel with Kevin Feige producing for the studio. Her solo feature has been confirmed to be an origin story that will focus on the character of Carol and who she is instead of her superpowers.

The character that Law will not be the villain of the piece as Ben Mendelsohn has already been signed up for that role.

Marvell To Buy Cavium For $6 Billion, Creating Chip Powerhouse
The deal has been approved by the boards of directors at both companies and is expected to close in mid-2018. Cavium shareholders will own about 25% of the combined company.

Harrison Ford Spotted Helping A Woman Involved In A Car Crash
Recently, according to Entertainment Tonight, he was seen directing traffic after cars got backed up at a New York City tunnel. Local law enforcement revealed that the unidentified woman was taken to the hospital with minor injuries.

Border Patrol agent killed, partner injured on duty in Texas
He says the wall he has promised to build along the border between the USA and Mexico is on the agenda. The region's mountains make it a hard area for people to cross illegally into the US from Mexico.

Larson is playing Carol Danvers, a skilled test pilot whose DNA is melded with that of Kree warrior Mar-Vell.

This is the second big franchise Law has joined recently - he is also playing the young Albus Dumbledore in Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald.

The Captain Marvel cast is now small, but growing. More on the Captain Marvel movie as it comes our way.

Beyond this tidbits, details on Captain Marvel are still sketchy. He will likely play the leader of the Skrulls, a race of shape-shifting aliens from the comics which are set to make their first appearance in the Marvel Cinematic Universe in the film.

Related:

Comments

Latest news

Record-breaking temperatures and powerful winds for Thanksgiving
By mid-morning Wednesday , showers and clouds will exit the state as cooler, drier air starts filtering in. This will make for a brief round of chilly weather ahead of another bout of mild late November conditions.

IAF First In World To Fire BrahMos Missile From Air
After it separates, the missile is accelerated further to around three times the speed of sound (mach 3) in the cruise phase. Smt @nsitharaman congratulates Team Brahmos & @DRDO_India for this historic achievement", she tweeted on Wednesday.

Gujarat polls: Patidars accept Congress' quota formula, but will the courts agree?
A clash also broke out between Patel and police personnel outside the residence of Gujarat Congress president Bharatsinh Solanki. The deputy CM accused Hardik of speaking "Congress' language" and that the reservation does not have constitutional validity.

Mueller investigating Kushner's communication with foreign leaders
Kushner has since updated the form three times to reflect what he claims are more than 100 contacts with more than 20 countries. However, in an interview with NBC, the president noted that the FBI's Russian Federation investigation also played a role.

Trump spares turkeys and jokes he can't overturn Obama's pardons
They will live out their days on Virginia Tech campuses alongside Tater and Tot, who were pardoned by Barack Obama previous year . Donald Trump failed again to address sexual misconduct allegations surrounding senate candidate Roy Moore, but pardoned a turkey.

Nintendo Releases 'Animal Crossing: Pocket Camp' for iOS
If you have done the later already via an Australian My Nintendo account, then you're stuck using that account for the time being. Those looking to cash in some My Nintendo points will be thrilled to know that those missions and rewards are live as well.

Mugabe resigns, Zimbabwe dances in the streets
But he said Mr Mnangagwa was "not far from here" and would move with speed "to work for the country". During a televised address on Sunday he refused to stand down.

LaVar Ball vs Trump: The Feud Nobody Wanted
If there's anything the former reality star loves more than golfing at Mar-a-Lago, it's firing off ill-thought out tweets . If I never see LaVar Ball on TV again, except maybe in the stands watching his kids play basketball, I'd be delighted.

2nd Woman Accuses Franken Of Harassment
Menz, who now lives in Frisco, Texas, shared her claims with CNN on Thursday, just hours after Tweeden's story first broke. The White House said said Trump believes Moore's fate should be left to voters in Alabama.

The explosion at a mosque in Nigeria killed 30 people
Most attacks focus on Borno state, the birthplace of the insurgency. Authorities and experts suspect Boko Haram in the attack.

Arab League states condemn Hezbollah as 'terrorist organization'
Even when it referred to the Lebanese government, the reference was meant for a certain participation and not Lebanon as a whole. It said Arab nations will provide details to the SC of Tehran's violations for arming Houthi rebels in Yemen.

Former Patriots, Cowboys WR Terry Glenn Killed In Car Crash
Glenn's fiancee was also in the vehicle and is in critical condition, according to WFAA Channel 8 in Dallas . He is survived by five children: Terry Jr., Natalie, Samantha, Christian and Vanessa.

Android Oreo update lands on OnePlus 3 and OnePlus 3T
OnePlus suggested that both devices would be updated together until both of their lives as updated phones. With it, the launcher now will als be displaying notification dots after the update.

Scientists Predict More Earthquakes In 2018 As Earth Slows
Two geophysicists have warned that there could be a rise in the number of high magnitude Earthquakes next year. The last slowdown reportedly began in 2011.

Selena Gomez dyed her hair blonde
The news comes after Gomez and The Weeknd - whose real name is Abel Tesfaye - called time on their 10-month romance in October. Selena Gomez is a hair chameleon.

Other news