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Before she takes on the role of Captain Marvel in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, Brie Larson (Room) is set to make her feature directorial debut, with The Hollywood Reporter revealing that the actress is set to helm the indie comedy Unicorn Store.
The Oscar-winner will also produce and star in the project, which has been scripted by Samantha McIntyre and “of a woman named Kit who, after moving back in with her parents, receives a mysterious invitation to a store that will test her idea of what it really means to grow up.” Larson does have previous directing experience with the short film The Arm, which won the Jury Prize at the Sundance Film Festival back in 2012.
- Gary Collinson
Is there anything Brie Larson can’t do? In the months since winning her first Oscar for “Room,” the actress has blossomed from indie darling to blockbuster hero by signing on to play “Captain Marvel,” and now she’s taking her talents behind the camera for her directorial debut. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Larson will direct the indie comedy “Unicorn Store” for her very first feature. The actress will produce and star in the film as well.
“Unicorn Store” is based on an original screenplay by Samantha McIntyre. The story centers around a woman named Kit (presumably to be played by Larson) who moves back home to live with her parents and discovers a mysterious invitation to a store that will “test her ideas of what it really means to grow up.”
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- Zack Sharf
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