Pinar Topark will be the first woman to compose a superhero film score
Composer Pinar Toprak has announced that she will be composing the music for the Captain Marvel movie when the hero flies into theaters next year.
â€śIâ€™m so thrilled to finally announce that I will be scoring the upcoming CAPTAIN MARVEL!â€ťÂ Toprak said on herÂ Instagram. â€śItâ€™s an incredible honor to be a part of the Marvel Universe.Â So many thoughts racing through my head. And the main one is gratitude.â€ť
This will mark the first time a female composer has been tapped to compose the entire score for a major superhero film, let alone a movie for Marvel Studios. Born in Turkey, Toprakâ€™s previous credits include the SYFY series Krypton, smallerÂ films like The Lightkeepers,Â and even the popular video game Fortnite. Toprak also previously worked on the Justice League movie, contributing additional music to the film.
The filmÂ follows Carol Danvers (Brie Larson) as she becomes one of the universeâ€™s most powerful heroes when Earth is caught in the middle of a galactic war between two alien races. Set in the 1990s,Â Captain MarvelÂ is an all-new adventure from a previously unseen period in the history of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Brie Larson is joined in the film by Samuel L. Jackson,Â Ben Mendelsohn,Â Lashana Lynch, Gemma Chan, Algenis Perez Soto, Rune Temte, McKenna Grace, with Annette Bening, and Jude Law. Reprising their roles from Marvelâ€™s Guardians of the Galaxy areÂ Djimon Hounsou Â and Lee Pace, and returning once again to a Marvel Studios film will be Clark Gregg as Agent Phil Coulson.
Marvel Studiosâ€™Â Captain MarvelÂ is directed by the writing/directing team of Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck, whose credits includeÂ Mississippi GrindÂ andÂ Half Nelson. An all-star collective of accomplished writers penned the screenplay, including Meg LeFauve (Inside Out,Â The Good Dinosaur), Nicole Perlman (First Man,Â Guardians of the Galaxy), Geneva Robertson-Dworet (Tomb Raider, upcomingÂ Sherlock Holmes 3), Liz Flahive & Carly Mensch (Glow), and Anna Boden & Ryan Fleck.
Kevin Feige is the producer of Marvel Studiosâ€™Â Captain Marvel. Louis Dâ€™Esposito, Victoria Alonso, Jonathan Schwartz, Patty Whitcher and Stan Lee are executive producers, with Lars Winther serving as co-producer/first assistant director and David Grant serving as co-producer.
Captain MarvelÂ will debut in theaters onÂ March 8, 2019.
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