'Avengers' star Cobie Smulders on spending her hiatus in a catsuit
(Smulders, after all, was the first choice for Whedon's shelved "Wonder Woman" project.)
Zap2it spoke with Smulders during production of the Season 6 finale of "HIMYM," and what she could reveal about her upcoming role was very costume-centric.
"We start in April, which is like... tomorrow," Smulders says. "I literally leave here and I go to Albuquerque, New Mexico, to shoot some scenes in a catsuit."
No, you'll likely never see her sporting those magical bracelets, but at least she'll make it to the big screen in some type of skin-tight superhero regalia.*
"I've tried on portions of the catsuit," says Smulders, "[and] I've seen conceptual drawings of what they want it to be. It's fascinating to me. I feel like wardrobe becomes very creative on these types of movies because they literally spend weeks designing just the pants or the emblem. It's such an all-consuming process, so I'm excited to see how it all turns out."
Her and several million others.
*Zap2it acknowledges that Maria Hill has no superpowers, but you get the point.