Djimon Hounsou Talks Korath's Place in Captain Marvel

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Korath may have met his end in Guardians of the Galaxy, but Marvel Studios has found a way to bring the character back with Captain Marvel. Djimon Hounsou is reprising his role, and when we meet him in the film, he will be alongside Carol Danvers as a member of the Kree Starforce.

Talking to EW (via ComicBookMovie), Hounsou explains a bit about his character in the film. He explains, "[Korath] is still a humorless machine… But we get to experience him in his infancy."

Though Korath is more of a side character, some of the biggest laughs from Guardians still come from him, from his bewilderment at who ‘Star-Lord' is, to the satisfying recognition he has during the climax when he meets Peter Quill again.

Besides Korath, we also get to see Ronan the Accuser making a return in Captain Marvel. It's said that this movie will have him be a ‘high ranking member of Kree society' as compared to the first Guardians, where Ronan is considered an outcast by his people.

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Though I'm sure the movie is going to explore the fall of both Ronan and Korath, it would be interesting if Marvel decided to keep their stories going on for a little longer. Then again, I'll be satisfied if both of them just got a bit more lore in their backstories.

Captain Marvel is set to come out March 8, 2019.

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