‘Captain Marvel’: Gemma Chan Joins Cast As Minn-Erva

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EXCLUSIVE: Another piece of Captain Marvel casting has fallen into place. Humans star Gemma Chan is set to play Minn-Erva in the Disney/Marvel superhero movie that stars Brie Larson as Carol Danvers/Captain Marvel. Per the comics-verse, Minn-Erva (aka Doctor Minerva) is a Kree geneticist and spy. Plot details are being kept underwraps for the first female-led superhero project under Disney's MCU. It will center on Danvers, an Air Force pilot who debuted in the comics in…