Pinar Toprak to score Captain Marvel, becomes MCU’s first female composer
Pinar Toprak will be the first female composer to score a major superhero movie. She has been hired to score Captain Marvel, scheduled to release in March 2019.
Toprak, who wrote additional music for the DC film Justice League, posted a message announcing the news on her Instagram.
Captain Marvel also happens to feature a female superhero (played by Brie Larson).
Toprak said in a social media post: “It’s an incredible honour to be a part of the Marvel Universe… I have so many people to thank for helping me on this journey but first and foremost, my incredible agents Laura Engel and Richard Kraft for believing in me from day one.”
She also thanked directors Anna Boden and Ryan Fleck “for giving me this opportunity of a lifetime” and Marvel music supervisor Dave Jordan.
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