Don't mess with Brie Larson

The actress, who plays Captain Marvel, says she had to be physically strong to portray female strength accurately

When Brie Larson prepared herself for the role of a lifetime, playing the first female superhero to lead a Marvel movie, she had one question: What could female strength look like?

The 29-year-old actress, who was at a press event at Marina Bay Sands last month, says she began meditating to search for the answer.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on March 07, 2019, with the headline 'Don't mess with Brie Larson'. Print Edition | Subscribe