Dewanda Wise Lands Role In ‘Captain Marvel’
DeWanda Wise is booked! The 33-year-old actress, who stars in Spike Lee’s “She’s Gotta Have It” reboot, has snagged another role. She will co-star role opposite Brie Larson in “Captain Marvel”, the Anna Boden-Ryan Fleck-directed Marvel superhero pic. Wise confirmed the news, sharing her excitement stating:
It’s true. On my way to join the @Marvel Universe. Thank you for the beautiful outpouring of yaaaaasssssedness. Been holding this secret for a moment, and I STILL can’t believe it. I promise you there isn’t a single ounce of pessimism left in my body. I gotta retire Black Daria, y’all cuz WON’T HE DO IT
Samuel L. Jackson, Jude Law and Ben Mendelsohn have also been cast in the project. Wise’s latest gig comes days after Netflix renewed Lee’s She’s Gotta Have It, series adaptation for a second season.
Congrats to her!