Talented Nollywood actress, Funke Akindele has reportedly gotten a big break in her acting career, to become part of the cast for an upcoming American Superhero movie Avengers: Infinity War
According to report, the actress who is one of the biggest names in the Nigerian movie industry that has bagged many endorsement deals will be playing the role of a Dora Milaje member in the new movie, alongside other American superstar actors.
The new movie, Avengers: Infinity War, is an upcoming American superhero film based on the Marvel Comics superhero team the Avengers that is produced by Marvel Studios and distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. Avengers: Infinity War is intended to be the sequel to 2012’s Marvel’s The Avengers and 2015’s Avengers: Age of Ultron and the nineteenth film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU). The film is directed by Anthony and Joe Russo, with a screenplay by Christopher Markus & Stephen McFeely.
In Avengers: Infinity War, the Avengers join forces with the Guardians of the Galaxy to confront Thanos, who is trying to collect the Infinity Stones. Avengers: Infinity War is scheduled to be released in the United States on May 4, 2018, in IMAX and 3D. The sequel is scheduled to be released on May 3, 2019.