The shortlist of possible directors for Captain Marvel has been revealed.
The studio is going for a female director for the first female-centered film in the MCU.
Niki Caro, Lesli Linka Glatter, and Lorene Scafaria are the three names on the list according to The Hollywood Reporter. Their sources say other names may come to light. But, right now, Marvel will soon be “giving a treatment and documents to the directors in order to prepare a detailed presentation.”
Brie Larson is already on board to play Carol Danvers aka Captain Marvel. The screenplay was written by Nicole Perlman (Guardians of the Galaxy) and Meg LeFauve.
Click over to THR’s Heat Vision to learn more about these three directors, one of whom may end up directing Captain Marvel.
Captain Marvel is scheduled to be released on March 8, 2019.