SCOTT PILGRIM's Anna Kendrick Is Nuts About The Idea Of Playing SQUIRREL GIRL For Marvel

Fans have wanted to see Anna Kendrink (Scott Pilgrim Vs. The World) play a superhero for quite a while, and it turns out she is interested in one awesomely silly character in particular...

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These days it's actually surprising when someone isn't asked which comic book character they'd be interested in playing during an interview, but sometimes such pitch perfect (sorry) actor/character marriages arise from their answers that they just have to be reported on.

During a chat with Net-A-Porter, Anna Kendrick was asked the magic question, and responded with the following:

"My brother sent me a Squirrel Girl comic because he thinks I should [play her]. I don't know what Squirrel Girl does other than be half squirrel, but I could be half squirrel!"

Even if Marvel is kicking around the idea of a Squirrel Girl movie (or even introducing her in a different MCU feature), she's probably right down the bottom of the pile - but, that doesn't mean we couldn't see it happen some day.

Doreen Green was created back in the '90s as a light-hearted alternative to the overly-dramatic superheroes featured in other comics, but has since gone on to gain a pretty strong following - so it's not too far fetched to believe that once the reserves begin to run dry, Marvel could take a look up Squirrel Girl's tree.

What do you guys think? Is Kendrick your pick for this character? Any interest in a Squirrel Girl movie at all? Sound off below.
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