Until now, if you’d asked most people around these parts who should be cast as Carol Danvers in the eventual Captain Marvel movie, there’s really only one name you would have been given:
This seemed like a no-brainer. But then Ronda Rousey went and did a Reddit AMA, and when asked what hypothetical superhero movie she’d like to be in, she responded with the most perfect (and potentially possible) answer:
Well… a lot of the good ones have been taken, but I’d like to vie for Miss Marvel.
This is… perfect. Total perfection. It’s not like like Rousey is totally without acting experience. She had roles in Furious 7 and Expendables 3, as well as playing herself in the Entourage movie. (You know, all the classics!) Plus, if you’re looking for evidence that she’d make the perfect Captain Marvel…
Of course, the biggest argument for Ronda Rousey playing this role is, well, if she really wants to do it, are YOU going to be the one to tell her no?