Annette Bening is venturing into the Marvel Universe with Captain Marvel. The Oscar-nominated actress has joined the Brie Larson in Disney/Marvel’s first female-led superhero pic, currently in production and set for a March 8, 2019 bow. Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck are directing the film which is set in the 1990s and centers on Carol Danvers, an Air Force pilot who becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when her DNA was fused with that of an alien during an accident. Jude Law, Ben Mendelsohn, Samuel L. Jackson, Clark Gregg, Lee Pace, Gemma Chan, and Djimon Hounsou are also part of the cast.
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