Brie Larson Takes on Vengeful Villain in New ‘The Marvels’ Trailer

Brie Larson as Carol Danvers, aka Captain Marvel, combines her powers with those of fellow heroes Monica Rambeau and Kamala Khan in the second trailer for Wonderswhich dropped just in time to generate Comic-Con buzz.

The sequel’s first trailer joined Larson by Iman Vellani, the Disney+ series breakout Ms. Marvel as Kamala Khan, as well as Teyonah Parris in the adult version of Captain Marvel character Monica Rambeau, as they join forces to save the universe.

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But the official trailer gives more clues as to why the unlikely trio should unite as The Marvels, as we learn more about the film’s archvillain, Zawe Ashton’s Dar-Benn. Having obtained a powerful bracelet, she seems determined to get revenge as Dar-Benn jams the light-based powers of Danvers, Rambeau, and Khan.

Each time one of the superhero trio uses their powers, they swap locations with each other and mayhem ensues.

“She’s targeting any planet we call home,” Danvers says at one point in the trailer as she and her fellow Marvels take on Dar-Ben. The Beastie Boys’ “Intergalactic” plays and Samuel L. Jackson flies through the action as Nick Fury to lead the rescue mission of the universe.

Wondersdirected by candy man filmmaker Nia DaCosta, also stars Gary Lewis, Park Seo-joon, Zenobia Shroff, Mohan Kapur and Saagar Shaikh. Kevin Feige produced Marvel Studios’ tentpole, with Louis D’Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Mary Livanos, Jonathan Schwartz and Matthew Jenkins sharing executive producer credits. The screenplay is by Megan McDonnell, DaCosta, Elissa Karasik and Zeb Wells.

The first one Captain Marvel grossed over $1 billion at the box office and was helmed by filmmakers Anna Boden and Ryan K. Fleck. It was set up in the 1990s and linked to Avengers: Endgame. Marvel first showed Wonders at D23 last year.

Wonders hits theaters November 10 and is part of an MCU slate that includes Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3. On the small screen, the studio should also reveal Loki the second season, with Tom Hiddleston, as well as Secret Invasionwhich stars Jackson as Nick Fury and Ben Mendelsohn as Skrull Talos.

This series was created by a post-credits scene in Spider-Man: Far From Homein which Nick Fury is seen on an alien ship.



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