Marvel’s Black Panther: Wakanda Forever film production has just begun at Atlanta’s Pinewood Studios, USA. In this context, a new actress has been confirmed in the cast of the film. HBO Max series ‘I May Destroy You‘ star Michaela Coel joins the film’s cast. Although Marvel Studios has not commented on this casting. According to Variety, this news has come from a reliable insider, that Michaela Coel has been cast in Ryan Coogler’s directorial Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.
Michaela Coel is not an unknown face, she has earned 4 Emmy nominations for the HBO Max series ‘I May Destroy You’. Along with this, she has also been a part of Netflix’s sci-fi series ‘Black Mirror‘ and ‘Chewing Gum‘. She has also worked in Netflix’s musical film ‘Been So Long‘ and Disney‘s Star Wars: The Last Jedi.
Apart from directing, Ryan Coogler has also write the story of the film with Joe Robert Cole. Kevin Feige is producing the film. Danai Gurira, Letitia Wright, Daniel Kaluuya, Winston Duke, Lupita Nyong’o, Florence Kasumba and Angela Bassett are likely to return to reprise their roles.
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Release Date
Marvel’s Black Panther: Wakanda Forever is scheduled to release next year on July 8, 2022.
Obviously the original film 2018’s Black Panther was a blockbuster at the box office. The film grossed $1.3 billion worldwide from a budget of $200 million. But last year something happened that no one expected. Chadwick Boseman died due to colon cancer. The news of his death is still not being digested by his fans. His fans will always regret one thing because they will never be able to see their favorite star in the role of Black Panther again.
However, Chadwick Boseman’s T’Challa Will Not Recast In ‘Black Panther 2’! Marvel Studio Confirmed. In a way, Marvel Studios did it right. Because if someone else had done the role of Chadwick’s T’Challa, it would have been an insult to his legacy.