Brie Larson cannot catch a break on the earth of Marvel — one thing she acknowledged this weekend with a snarky reply … for which the web is as soon as once more criticizing her.
The actress was readily available Saturday on the D23 Expo — the place Disney showcased a ton of latest stuff they received popping out. A kind of initiatives, “The Marvels,” entails Brie and her character Captain Marvel … solely this time, it will embody different women with Marvel-like powers.
Whereas she was doing press exterior the principle stage space, she was requested a reasonably easy query — how lengthy do you suppose you may proceed to play Capt. Marvel?
Her reply’s telling. She says she frankly does not know, overtly questioning/questioning whether or not folks truly need her to take up the mantle any greater than she already has. It was a little bit tense, and the interviewer tried lightening the temper … to no actual avail.
Now, the backlash … Brie’s catching flak from a great quantity of parents replying to this video within the feedback — with their important gripe being, why is she making such a giant passive-aggressive stink over such a layup of a query … particularly with this saga being years previous.
We’ll spare you the main points of all of it, however basically … when Brie was forged as Captain Marvel again in 2018 and with its launch in 2019, there was numerous seemingly random hate geared toward her — for a wide range of causes not even we perceive. Her haters say she’s merely unlikable — her advocates say she’s the sufferer of blatant misogyny by a rabid fan base.
The obvious dislike for her wasn’t simply confined to Twitter both — there have been reviews of her film and others she was affiliated with across the time getting assessment bombed by individuals who merely wished to spite her … once more, for causes ill-defined and out of nowhere.
Some have mentioned her help of extra numerous casts/critic swimming pools — through inclusion riders, and so forth. — may be a catalyst … however in any case, Brie’s clearly conscious of the goal on her again. FWIW, Brie’s additionally getting numerous of us dashing to her protection … nevertheless it’s a combined bag.
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After all, she’s going to do that latest film — which comes out subsequent 12 months — the place she’ll reprise her character … however with all of the grief she’s getting, we would not be stunned if she hangs it up and strikes on from the Mouse Home.
John Boyega will get this all too nicely … he, too, had a tough go with the ‘Star Wars’ fan base, and Disney at giant. Protected to say, that studio and all that comes with it ain’t for everybody.