The Captain Marvel actress took a break from meeting and greeting to wield the iconic Star Wars weapon, proving that, once again, she would be a tremendous asset to the Lucasfilm franchise. She’s an Oscar-winning actress who also happens to be Captain Marvel, what’s not to love?
Besides, having cut her teeth in indie dramas – namely Short Term 12 and the really rather excellent Room – Larson has been catapulted into the big time thanks to key roles in Kong: Skull Island and the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Next stop: Star Wars? It’s certainly possible, and thanks to Larson’s enthusiasm, we don’t have to use much imagination to visualize her in Jedi attire.
Star Wars Hopeful Brie Larson Wields