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Zawe Ashton Joins 'Captain Marvel 2' Cast in Villain Role

Zawe Ashton Joins 'Captain Marvel 2' Cast in Villain Role

Zawe Ashton is joining the Marvel Cinematic Universe!

The 36-year-old British actress is best known for her work in the Netflix movie Velvet Buzzsaw and on Broadway in the play Betrayal.

Zawe will reportedly play the villain in the upcoming movie Captain Marvel 2, according to Deadline.

“While the exact character is unknown sources do say Ashton will be the main villain,” Deadline reported, adding that another villain could always be added into the mix.

Brie Larson is returning as Carol Danvers for the upcoming movie and she is being joined in the movie by WandaVision star Teyonah Parris as Monica Rambeau and Ms. Marvel star Iman Vellani as the young superhero.

Captain Marvel grosses over $1.1 billion worldwide back in 2019 and the sequel is expected to hit theaters on November 11, 2022.

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