‘Avengers: Infinity War': Carrie Coon to play Proxima Midnight

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 Avengers: Infinity War will feature Fargo alum Carrie Coon.  The 37-year-old actress confirmed Monday on Twitter that she will portray the villain Proxima Midnight in the forthcoming Marvel film.carrie-coon-1“It’s true! My voice and a dazzle of gifted animators have teamed up to play Proxima Midnight,” Coon confirmed.”To be fair, my face is in there somewhere. #MoCapWhilePregnant #AvengersInfinityWar,” she jokingly added.

 

Avengers: Infinity War directors Anthony and Joe Russo had shared the news in an interview with Radio Times.

 

“Carrie Coon is Proxima Midnight,” Joe said. “You may know her from Season 3 of Fargo or The Leftovers.”

 

In the Marvel comics, Proxima Midnight is a member of the Black Order, a team of aliens who work for the titan Thanos.

 

Josh Brolin will portray Thanos in the new movie.  Avengers: Infinity War opens in theaters April 27.

 

The movie co-stars Brolin, Chris Evans, Robert Down, Jr. Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson and Benedict Cumberbatch.

 

Coon played Gloria Bungle in Fargo Season 3 and Nora Durst on The Leftovers

 

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