Thunderbolts: Julia Louis-Dreyfus really wants to kick some ass in the new Marvel movie

Julia Louis-Dreyfus really wants to kick some ass in Thunderbolts, the upcoming Marvel movie that starts shooting in June.

After making relatively brief appearances in The Falcon and the Winter Soldier, Black Widowand Black Panther: Wakanda ForeverJulia Louis-Dreyfus is ready for Contessa Valentina Allegra de Fontaine to take on a bigger role in Thunderbolts; not only that, but she also wants to show off her fighting skills.

While talking to VarietyJulia Louis-Dreyfus confirms this Thunderbolts starts shooting in June and that she really wants to have her own fight scene. “I actually looked it up,” said Louis-Dreyfus, “I told them I really, really want to fight. We’ll see if that happens. I haven’t seen the script yet.” After being reminded of the rigorous stunt training needed for such a scene, she added, “Ugh, I better get in shape.

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever revealed that Valentina Allegra de Fontaine was the new director of the Central Intelligence Agency, setting the scene for Thunderbolts. Julia Louis-Dreyfus added that one of the character’s most distinctive traits was her way of making the character her own. “In the original comic, she has a sort of white streak in her hair, but I thought purple would make it a little more out of this world today,said Louis-Dreyfus. “And I didn’t want her to look too much like Cruella or anything like that.

The main role in Thunderbolts the film was announced at D23. The film will see the return of David Harbor as Red Guardian, Sebastian Stan as Bucky Barnes/The Winter Soldier, Florence Pugh as Yelena Belova, Olga Kurylenko as Taskmaster, Wyatt Russell as John Walker/US Agent, Hannah John Kamen as Ghost and Julia Louis – Dreyfus as Valentina Allegra de Fontaine. Harrison Ford will too appear as Thaddeus “Thunderbolt” Ross, with the actor taking over the role of the late William Hurt. The actor’s first appearance as Ross will actually appear in Captain America: New World Orderwhich is set to be released several months before Thunderbolts.

That Thunderbolts the film is set to be directed by Jake Schreier (Robot & Frank), with Eric Pearson (Black Widow) is writing the manuscript. Thunderbolts coming to the cinema 26 July 2024.

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