Brie Larson Auditioned for two Marvel Movies Before ‘Captain Marvel’

by Jeremy Spirogis
Brie Larson

Actors normally are flip down for roles extra usually than chosen for them. That’s additionally the case for Brie Larson, who’s now well-known due to her function of Captain Marvel. But earlier than that, she auditioned for different motion pictures within the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Brie Larson auditioned for ‘Thor’ and ‘Iron Man 2’

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Larson posted a video on her YouTube channel known as “AUDITION STORYTIME!” She went via the flicks she didn’t get from 2008 to 2009.

The motion pictures embody some that weren’t hits like Sucker Punch and The Sorcerer’s Apprentice.

But there are some critically acclaimed motion pictures like The Book of Eli and The Descendents in it as properly. There are additionally some main blockbuster motion pictures.

Avatar and Transformation 2 are on the record. She additionally auditioned for the Marvel motion pictures Thor and Iron Man 2. She didn’t go into element about which roles they had been for thus followers are left to guess.

Editor Nora Dominick tweeted, “Ummm Brie Larson auditioned for all of these movies and I think I need to go lie down for a minute.” Larson tweeted, “You can’t win ‘em all… or even most!”

She talked about wanting flip down Captain Marvel

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Brie Larson | Randy Holmes/ABC through Getty Images

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Larson did discuss getting the function of Captain Marvel within the video. “For Captain Marvel I keep in mind getting a name once I was capturing Kong: [Skull Island] and I used to be in Australia at that time filming they usually stated ‘Marvel is interested in you playing Captain Marvel.’ And I used to be like ‘Oh I can’t do this. I’ve an excessive amount of anxiousness. That’s an excessive amount of for me. I don’t suppose I can deal with that.’ And I used to be like ‘So inform them no,’” she stated.

She stated her group requested her concerning the function a pair months later. Larson stated she was an excessive amount of of an introvert to do it and stated no. The actor was then requested a 3rd time. She came upon her group truly by no means advised Marvel no and saved asking her.

Larson stated she did take the assembly and was stunned by how progressive they had been concerning the undertaking with hiring girls. She then met with the writers to see what the story could be about. Larson beloved the story and realized she was going to do the undertaking.

Another Marvel actor was going to show down the function due to anxiousness

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Larson isn’t the one actor to virtually flip down their Marvel function due to anxiousness. Chris Evans, who performed Captain America, talked about virtually refusing to do it.

He knew that he could be locked within the function for ten years. Evans would additionally turn into a family identify if he took it.

“I get anxiety about certain things, with press and things like that and all those things are tied into Marvel responsibilities,” he stated in keeping with “And it kind of started to shift on me. It started to feel like maybe the thing that you’re most scared of is exactly what you should do. Maybe this is what you should push yourself into.”

It’s a very good factor each actors took on their roles. Hopefully, followers will determine the precise roles Larson beforehand audition to do.

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