“I think Squirrel Girl is just adorable but at the same time is totally boss and completely awesome,” she said. “I think people need a character like that. It’s easy in the superhero realm to feel like a lot of the female superheroes we see are grown women who are super responsible and know what their purpose is and that kind of thing. Squirrel Girl is a little bit younger and like a real person, trying to figure out her life and then also having to save the world. I love that.”
Of course, Purser isn’t the only actress angling that Squirrel Girl role (which doesn’t actually exist yet, as far as we know): Anna Kendrick made her play first, and landed an endorsement just last week from her “Scott Pilgrim vs. the World” director Edgar Wright.
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