The new Marvel Studios’ movie is filming primarily in Los Angeles.
Set for release in the United States on March 8, 2019, Marvel Studios’ Captain Marvel has begun its production in and around Greater Los Angeles Area. The production will also shoot on location in Fresno, California, as well as locations in Louisiana, including Baton Rouge and New Orleans.
Captain Marvel is being directed by the writing/directing team of Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, whose credits include Mississippi Grind and Half Nelson. An all-star collective of accomplished writers penned the screenplay, including Meg LeFauve (Inside Out), Nicole Perlman (upcoming First Man, Marvel Studios’ Guardians of the Galaxy), Geneva Robertson-Dworet (Tomb Raider, upcoming Sherlock Holmes 3), Liz Flahive & Carly Mensch (Glow), and Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck.
The story follows Carol Danvers (Brie Larson) as she becomes one of the universe’s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Set in the 1990s, Captain Marvel is an all-new adventure from a previously unseen period in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
The film stars Academy Award® winner Brie Larson (Room, Kong: Skull Island), Samuel L. Jackson, Ben Mendelsohn (Rogue One: A Star Wars Story, Ready Player One), Djimon Hounsou (Blood Diamond), Lee Pace (Guardians of the Galaxy), Lashana Lynch (Brotherhood, Fast Girls), Gemma Chan (Humans, Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them), Algenis Perez Soto (Sambá, Sugar), Rune Temte (Eddie The Eagle, The Last Kingdom), McKenna Grace (I, Tonya, Gifted), with Clark Gregg (Live by Night, Marvel’s The Avengers), and Jude Law.