First 'Captain Marvel' Trailer Lands on Earth!

The first trailer for Marvel Studios' "Captain Marvel" has landed, and it looks amazing. The new trailer premiered today (Sept. 18) on "Good Morning America." Take a look above!

Marvel's "Captain Marvel" will mark the debut of the titular character (also known as Carol Danvers) into the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Brie Larson will star as Captain Marvel, a pilot-turned-superhero who fights alongside the Kree military organization Starforce.

Brie Larson stars as "Captain Marvel," a space-traveling superhero who returns to Earth to fight off an invasion. The film hits theaters March 8, 2019. (Image credit: Chuck Zlotnick)

The film will be set in the 1990s at a time when Captain Marvel returns to Earth to battle the alien Skrull warrier Talos (Ben Mendelsohn) when he invades the planet. The film is directed by Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck.

"Captain Marvel" is scheduled to open in theaters March 8, 2019. 

So, what do you think? Is this first "Captain Marvel" everything you hoped for in Marvel's first foray with the character. What are you looking forward to most?

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Tariq is the Editor-in-Chief of and joined the team in 2001, first as an intern and staff writer, and later as an editor. He covers human spaceflight, exploration and space science, as well as skywatching and entertainment. He became's Managing Editor in 2009 and Editor-in-Chief in 2019. Before joining, Tariq was a staff reporter for The Los Angeles Times covering education and city beats in La Habra, Fullerton and Huntington Beach. In October 2022, Tariq received the Harry Kolcum Award for excellence in space reporting from the National Space Club Florida Committee. He is also an Eagle Scout (yes, he has the Space Exploration merit badge) and went to Space Camp four times as a kid and a fifth time as an adult. He has journalism degrees from the University of Southern California and New York University. You can find Tariq at and as the co-host to the This Week In Space podcast with space historian Rod Pyle on the TWiT network. To see his latest project, you can follow Tariq on Twitter @tariqjmalik.