“There’s an interest”
Tessa Thompson says she’s “hopeful” that Marvel would possibly make an all-female film someday.
Speaking on the crimson carpet of her newest film Annihilation, the Thor: Ragnarok actress stated that there is no doubt “an interest” in spotlighting ladies in Phase four.
“I’m not Marvel so I can’t make it happen,” she instructed IGN, “however I will inform you that Marvel is massively collaborative, I feel our even our Thor [Ragnarok] film was once principally the made of conversations they would had with Chris [Hemsworth] and with Mark [Ruffalo] about what they sought after to do subsequent. I feel [Marvel boss] Kevin Feige is in reality inquisitive about the speculation, and if you happen to have a look at what is came about already in Phase four with me and [Thompson’s character] Valkyrie and our tale, after which in Black Panther the ladies rule ideal.
“There’s an interest – they’re doing Captain Marvel, they’re doing a Black Widow – there’s an interest in having women at the forefront of this phase. I feel like it’s hopeful, who knows.”
Thompson is lately starring in Annihilation, the most recent sci fi mystery from Ex Machina director Alex Garland. Here’s what her co-star Oscar Issac has to mention about describing the movie to folks, and the sorts of questions Natalie Portman hopes other people will ask when they see the film.
Lucy O’Brien is Games & Entertainment Editor at IGN’s Sydney place of job. Follow her on Twitter.