Final month Black Panther: Wakanda Ceaselessly, the extremely anticipated sequel to the Oscar-winning Marvel Studios blockbuster Black Panther, started manufacturing. After the tragic passing of the franchise’s titular star Chadwick Boseman final yr, followers are eagerly anticipating seeing how the sequel is not going to solely handle and incorporate Boseman’s demise into the movie whereas concurrently honoring his iconic portrayal. As we speak Selection reported that actress Michaela Coel has joined the solid of Black Panther: Wakanda Ceaselessly.
Not surprisingly given the infamous secrecy of Marvel Studios, the main points of Coel’s character are unknown so let the fan hypothesis start!
Finest identified for not solely creating however starring within the HBO drama I Could Destroy You, for which she’s obtained 4 Emmy nominations, Michaela Coel has been on the rise for the previous few years.
Whereas Disney has said they haven’t any intention of ever changing Boseman as T’Challa, clearly followers don’t have to fret about Wakanda disappearing from the MCU anytime quickly. Earlier this yr, it was introduced that actress Danai Gurira will probably be reprising her position as Dora Milaje warrior Okoye not solely within the Black Panther: Wakanda Ceaselessly sequel but in addition as the most recent MCU character to obtain her personal authentic Disney+ spin-off sequence.
Furthermore, Disney signed an unique take care of Black Panther screenwriter/director Ryan Coogler and his firm Proximity Media. The deal creates a five-year unique settlement between Proximity Media and Disney TV to develop new tv sequence, together with one primarily based within the Kingdom of Wakanda.
Black Panther: Wakanda Ceaselessly is scheduled to hit theaters on July 8, 2022. Keep tuned for extra updates on each the cinematic sequel to Black Panther in addition to what’s coming from Marvel’s streaming sequence.