Angelina Jolie reveals she turned down big superhero movie before ‘Eternals’

Angelina Jolie will quickly be making her Marvel Cinematic Universe debut by way of the superhero film Eternals. Jolie revealed that she wasn’t within the superhero movie style and had turned down an enormous superhero film earlier than signing as much as characteristic in Eternals. Marvel Studios’ upcoming film Eternals will introduce a complete new crew of superheroes who’ve been on Earth for 1000’s of years. The film is helmed by Academy Award-winning filmmaker Chloé Zhao, and the movie includes a star-studded ensemble, together with Jolie, who performs one of many celestials, Thena.

Angelina Jolie reveals she turned down an enormous superhero film 

In an interview with Empire, Jolie revealed that she normally did not favor doing superhero or sci-fi motion pictures however she felt that the MCU’s venture was ‘one thing else’ and really ‘character-driven’. The actress then added that she was earlier approached for a special high-profile superhero venture earlier than Eternals, which she turned down due to the aforementioned motive, sustaining that superhero movies are “not normally what I’m trying to do. However, Jolie endured to be tight-lipped on what the position or venture was or who landed the position after her.

Recently, Salma Hayek who stars as Ajak within the film additionally spoke about her position and mentioned that she was shocked to have bagged a task within the superhero film. As per People, Hayek in an interview with AARP mentioned, “I used to be shocked to get that position in my 50s. I felt a way of gratitude and pleasure, not just for this however for what it meant concerning the prospects for the longer term.”

The film chronicles the Eternals, an immortal alien race, emerge from hiding after 1000’s of years to guard Earth from their evil counterparts, the Deviants. Zhao’s superhero film includes a star-studded ensemble that features  Gemma Chan, Richard Madden, Kumail Nanjiani, Lia McHugh, Brian Tyree Henry, Lauren Ridloff, Barry Keoghan, Don Lee, Harish Patel, Kit Harington, Salma Hayek, and Angelina Jolie. The first trailer of the film was dropped in May and the ultimate dropped in September this yr. Eternals is scheduled to launch in theatres on November 5, 2021.

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