Throughout a current look on the Team Deakins podcast, Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame star Josh Brolin opened up about his determination to affix the Marvel Cinematic Universe as Thanos. Revealing that he initially anticipated to make little greater than a cameo look, he admitted that enjoying one in every of Earth’s Mightiest Heroes wasn’t one thing that appealed to him.
“After I mentioned sure to Avengers it was a small factor,” he mentioned, referring to 2015’s Avengers: Age of Ultron. “It was principally a cameo, so there wasn’t some huge cash concerned. In order that wasn’t the explanation. If [the role] had been one of many Avengers, I in all probability wouldn’t have achieved it.”
Declaring that he had turned down gives to affix the MCU on a lot of events, he added, “The truth that it was the entire Avengers in opposition to this one man, I preferred that side of it.”
Attending to do greater than voice the Mad Titan additionally helped Brolin get invested within the CGI baddie.
“All of the sudden, I’d have all these items on me, earlier than we began taking pictures, dots and all that. I’d put my elbow on my knee and my hand up there and I’d scratch, after which they’d have the crude rendition of it,” Brolin famous. “So, the extra I watched that the extra I noticed, ‘Oh this is sort of a actual man. This isn’t a giant purple man, it is a man with insides and cells and emotions.’ Then it turned enjoyable.”
It is unlikely we’ll see extra of Thanos within the MCU following the occasions of Avengers: Endgame, however there’s an opportunity Brolin might return as Cable (it may be unlikely based on recent remarks, however).
Are you hoping to see extra of the actor on this shared world?