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Samuel L. Jackson to Return as Nick Fury For Captain Marvel

July 6, 2017 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas

Samuel L. Jackson hasn’t appeared in a Marvel film since Avengers: Age of Ultron but his return has been set. Deadline has confirmed that Jackson will reprise his role as Nick Fury in Captain Marvel, reuniting with Kong: Skull Island co-star Brie Larson.

Larson plays the title role of Carol Danvers in the MCU film, which is set to release on March 8th, 2019. Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck are directing the film from a script by Meg LeFauve and Nicole Perlman. Jackson is believed to be coming back for Avengers; Infinity War as well, though that is not yet confirmed.