The primary Captain Marvel opened in March 2019 and went on to earn $1.1 billion globally and helped lead into Avengers: Endgame. Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck directed. The solid additionally included Jude Legislation, Ben Mendelsohn, Annette Bening, Gemma Chan and Lashana Lynch, whose onscreen daughter Monica Rambeau will seem in WandaVision (this time as an grownup and performed by Candyman actor Teyonah Parris).
DaCosta broke out together with her debut characteristic Little Woods, which starred Tessa Thompson and premiered on the Tribeca Movie Competition in 2018. Her Candyman movie, which she co-wrote with Jordan Peele and Win Rosenfeld, was initially purported to debut June 12, however has been delayed by COVID-19 to Oct. 16. It has nonetheless managed to stir cultural dialog, due to a socially related teaser that earned reward when it was launched in June.
Captain Marvel 2 has a July 8, 2022 launch date. Marvel had no touch upon the hiring of DaCosta, who’s repped by CAA.