Captain Marvel Movie to Feature Female Lead

Lara Spencer reports the latest in the "GMA" Pop News Heat Index.
3:04 | 10/29/14

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Meanwhile, we're going to get to some "Pop news." And we begin with this. When it comes to super hero movie, we have seen spider-man, wolverine and my beloved Thor just to name a few. All great. But they are all played by men. That is until now. Marvel just announced plans for captain marvel. And the marvelous news is this is the first female super hero to anchor her own film. They are not announced a lead yet, but we nominate Kerry Washington. Oh. I thought that would be perfect. Captain marvel will be fierce, to be sure. But face stiff competition from D.C. Comics wonder woman who will be swooping into theaters on her invisible plane in 2017. I saw you two snickering. Snicker away. Wait a second, the first, we know about wonder woman. Explained it very well. Exhibit a, George. And we continue. It is just another day in para days, for American history buffs thanks to Phil Collins. It may seem against a guy who grew up in the UK has the largest collection of Al Moe art facts, and now giving the pieces worth $15 million back to the historic site. He said his groovy kind of love for all things Alamo was when he was young. Watching westerns on TV in England. Returning the pieces is the end of a journey. Keep going. Which includes Davy Crockett's gun, will be on display. And I think I speak on behalf of Phil when I say you, you, you should go. Five or six in there. That was good. So the Alamo. Like remember the Alamo. : The battle of the Alamo. Nearly 300 years later. He has the most incredible pieces and they will be there to enjoy. Much better than in his basement in Switzerland. Where they were. Much better. Finally. I was so excited with that. Just feeling very smarty pants. And this should do you in now, George. Say what? What, what? He's talking. What, what? What. It's close. I mean, George, you hear it, don't you? I mean, either he's hard of hearing or he's not listening. But that kid has a lot to say. One day. One day one of those animals is going to talk. And I'm going to be blown away. But you haven't seen that day yet. George, George, George. You tried, Lara. Keep it coming. My work is done here. Amy and I know the truth. What, what?

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