Turn off the Nirvana and turn up the... Billie Eilish? Captain Marvel 2 is reportedly in the works, but will leave the 1990s setting of the behind for the present day. The Hollywood Reporter reported on Wednesday that Megan McDonnell, a staff writer on the upcoming show , will write the Captain Marvel 2 script, moving it from the 1990s to current times, and that Disney is hoping to release the sequel in 2022.
A spokesperson for Marvel did not immediately respond to a request for comment, but the THR report says McDonnell is in the "final negotiations to seal her deal," and said the studio would look for a female director. Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige when he spoke at Comic-Con in San Diego in 2019, but gave little information.