Brie Larson has been revealing a handful of attention-grabbing tidbits about her life and profession on her YouTube channel, most just lately chatting about her expertise throughout the Marvel Cinematic Universe. In a video posted on Sept. 3, the 30-year-old actress opened up about her auditioning course of for Marvel, and it is by no means what you’d anticipate.
She recalled Marvel reaching concerning the position of Captain Marvel whereas she was filming 2017’s Kong: Cranium Island. “I used to be like, ‘Oh, I am unable to do this. I’ve an excessive amount of anxiousness. That is an excessive amount of for me. I do not suppose I can deal with that,'” she stated. Marvel then contacted her once more just a few extra instances and was met with the identical skepticism. “I used to be like, ‘I am an excessive amount of of an introvert. That is method too large of a factor for me,'” Larson added. “It was past my comprehension.” After lastly assembly with the studio and listening to their imaginative and prescient of making a female-focused blockbuster, Larson was on board. “I used to be very moved by what they have been making an attempt to attain, what they have been speaking about, and it felt very progressive,” she famous.
Larson additionally ran by means of a listing of flicks she auditioned for earlier than being handed up. Mockingly, two of these films have been 2010’s Iron Man 2 and 2011’s Thor. Fortunately, every part labored out between her and the MCU. Watch Larson reminisce on the complete Captain Marvel audition expertise forward!