Alison Brie expanded her role as a director to helm an episode of the upcoming Disney+ docu-series Marvel’s 616. The series explores how Marvel comics and characters have influenced our own real-life world.
Alison directs episode 8 of the series titled “Marvel Spotlight.” The entire docu-series with all 8 episodes will be premiering exclusively on Disney+ on November 20, 2020.
Directed by Alison Brie (Community, GLOW), this episode follows a group of students at Florida’s Brandon High School as they put on performances of the new Marvel Spotlight plays and realize how much characters like Ms. Marvel and Squirrel Girl speak to their own high school experiences.
Trailer for Marvel’s 616|
Clip from “Marvel Spotlight” (directed by Alison Brie)|
Source: Entertainment Weekly