Martin Freeman new film Cargo is currently streaming on Netflix. The dark drama, about a single dad’s mission to save his baby daughter from a zombie virus, has received plenty of accolades.
But did Everett Ross survive Thanos’ snap? Freeman seems to believe so.
“As far as I know, yes. As far as I know. Based on a conversation I had with Kevin Feige in 2014, I think he did.”
Which is interesting – especially as it reveals Marvel’s been describing the details of Infinity War to cast-members for longer than we realised. The inhabitants of the MCU can sure keep a secret!
But what drew Freeman to Cargo?
“It was the familial thing, I guess. It’s a father and a family trying to stick together in highly perilous circumstances, trying to survive. It was the survival thing, in a completely dangerous and unknown world for them. I always quite like that. I like reading that, and I like elements of that in roles I play – where someone is adrift. I quite enjoy those things.”
“Basically, it gives you a lot to play. There’s less to play if everything’s going really, really well for a character. If everything’s plain sailing – I’d love that in real life – but for my practice, it’s not much fun. I like playing people who are up against, and Andy in Cargo is about as up against it as it can possibly be.”
Cargo is streaming on Netflix now.
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