What you need to know about ‘Captain Marvel,’ Marvel’s first female-led superhero movie

DC may be beating Marvel out of the gate with its first female-led superhero flick Wonder Woman hitting theaters this June, but Marvel plans to role out its own female title character… eventually.

The Captain Marvel movie has been a long time coming for Marvel fans, who still have awhile to wait for the heroine. Ever since the Marvel Cinematic Universe started with Iron Man back in 2008, female superheroes have been seriously underrepresented. Many fans lobbied Marvel for a Black Widow movie, but nothing has come of those ovations. Instead, Marvel is looking toward its next wave of heroes, which includes Captain Marvel.

The film may still be two years away, but here’s everything we know so far about the Captain Marvel movie, Marvel’s first solo female superhero film.

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Published at May 11, 2017

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