Washington: American actor Angelina Jolie is gearing up to make her debut in the world of superhero films.\r\n\r\nThe Oscar-winning actor is in talks to star in Marvel Studio\u2019s \u2018The Eternals\u2019, a superhero team adventure feature, reported The Hollywood Reporter.\r\n\r\nThe film is being helmed by Chloe Zhao. Created by Jack Kirby in 1976, the story of the upcoming movie is set millions of years ago when the cosmic beings, known as the Celestials, genetically experimented on humans to create super-powered individuals known as the Eternals along with the villainous Deviants, reported Variety.\r\n\r\nThe two groups went on to battle with each other throughout history. The Eternals also fought with Greek, Roman and Norse dieties before leaving the Earth to explore the stars.\r\nZhao\u2019s credits include \u2018The Rider\u2019 and \u2018Songs My Brothers Taught Me\u2019.\r\n\r\nThe script will be written by Matthew and Ryan Firpo. The upcoming superhero film is being by Marvel Studios Chief Kevin Feige. Other details about the film and what character Jolie would play are being kept under wraps.\r\n\r\nWhile this will be Jolie\u2019s first superhero flick, it is not her first comic book film. She has starred in the 2007 adaptation of Mark Millar\u2019s \u2018Wanted\u2019.\r\n\r\nJolie is currently working with Marvel's parent company Disney on the upcoming film \u2018Maleficent: Mistress of Evil\u2019 and on the animation\/live-action hybrid \u2018The One and Only Ivan\u2019, which she is also producing.\r\n\r\nThe actor\u2019s upcoming projects also include \u2018Come Away\u2019, a fantasy drama being directed by Brenda Chapman.