According to a report by Variety, Jude Law is in talks to play the male lead opposite Brie Larson in Marvel’s Captain Marvel.
Law will reportedly be playing Doctor Walter Lawson, a.k.a. Mar-Vell, who will serve as a mentor to Larson’s Carol Danvers and teaches her how to use her new powers.
It was announced at this years San Diego Comic-Con that the film will be set in the ’90s and will feature the first live action appearance of the Skrulls.
Ben Mendelsohn is currently on board to play the villain with Samuel L. Jackson expected to reprise his role as Nick Fury.
Captain Marvel is set to hit theaters March 8, 2019.