Lupita Nyong’o admits that Black panther 2 It will feel “different” without lead star Chadwick Boseman, but Marvel fans should still be satisfied with the upcoming sequel. Although Boseman passed away last year after a four-year battle with cancer, the decision was made to go ahead with the planned follow-up film. The news from Marvel is that Boseman’s role will not be recast or digitally inserted into the film.
What exactly will happen in Black panther 2 without Boseman it remains unclear, but Lupita Nyong’o is confident that the end result will adequately honor her legacy. Asked about a sequel update on Good morning americaNyong’o stopped short of revealing any specific plot details, but teased that director Ryan Coogler has some “really exciting” ideas for the film. From the interview:
“You know, really Wonderful way, I have nothing to say to you … It will be different, of course, without our king, returning to that world, but I know that we are all dedicated to reinventing or continuing his legacy in this new Black Panther. Y [director] Ryan Coogler has some really exciting ideas that I look forward to bringing to life with the rest of the family. “
Directed by Ryan coogler, Black panther 2 will bring back stars Letitia Wright, Danai Gurira, Martin Freeman, Angela Bassett and Nyong’o. Tenoch Huerta has also reportedly been in talks to play the antagonist. No plot details have been revealed beyond the inclusion of some returning characters. There has been a lot of speculation from fans that Shuri or another character will team up to honor T’Challa as the next Black Panther, but Marvel has been very quiet about creative plans for the next installment.
With Black panther 2, Coogler is also developing a new MCU series set in Wakanda to further expand the Black Panther mythology. In the works for Disney +, the series has yet to receive an official release date. It is also unclear if the series will bring back any characters from the Black Panther films. The news was confirmed with a statement from The Walt Disney Company CEO Bob Iger.
“Ryan Coogler is a unique storyteller whose vision and scope have made him one of the most outstanding filmmakers of his generation,” said Iger. “With Black Panther, Ryan brought a groundbreaking story and iconic characters to life in a real, meaningful and memorable way, creating a watershed cultural moment. We are delighted to strengthen our relationship and look forward to telling more great stories with Ryan and his team. “
Black panther 2 is scheduled to be released on July 8, 2022. As part of MCU Phase Four, the sequel will arrive around the same time as many other Marvel follow-up films, such as Captain Marvel 2, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Insanity, Y Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania. The first Phase 4 movie will arrive this summer when Black widow opens in theaters on May 7, 2021. This news comes from Good morning america.
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