A new artwork from Marvel Cinematic Universe fans imagines Michaela Coel as Storm in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.
A new artwork from Marvel Cinematic Universe fans imagines Michaela Coel as Storm in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever. The 30th film in the long-running comic book franchise acts as a continuation of Ryan Coogler’s 2018 success, with the co-writer / director returning alongside Joe Robert Cole. The cast of the sequel will also see the return of Lupita Nyong’o as Nakia, Danai Gurira as Okoye, Letitia Wright as Shuri, Martin Freeman as Everett K. Ross, Winston Duke as M’Baku, and Angela Bassett as Queen Ramonda.
Development of a sequel began a few months later Black PantherThe cast with Chadwick Boseman originally slated to return as the title character, although it was briefly delayed after the Oscar nominee passed away from colon cancer in August 2020. Rather than reprise the role, Marvel and Coogler went ahead with the other characters getting bigger and bigger. roles, namely Wright’s Shuri. Finally, going into production in late June, the Phase 4 MCU movie is scheduled to hit theaters in July 2022.
Immediately after Coel was cast in an undisclosed role for the MCU sequel, the artist Lucas Werneck He took to Twitter to share a new artwork in which he pictured the actress as Storm in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever. Complete with a full head of white hair and a tiara more subtle than its comic book counterpart, the art features a background full of lightning, which the character is known to conjure. Take a look at the gripping fan art below:
Coel’s casting has brought up many theories about who the Emmy nominees are. I can destroy you creator / writer / director / producer / star could be playing in the MCU sequel. The biggest possibility in fans’ minds is that of Storm, who in the comics was a great ally of Wakanda and was even a romantic interest to King T’Challa and married him at one point. With Ta-Nehisi Coates’ Black Panther Run exploring how Storm was an African goddess and with the fictional country of Wakanda located on the same continent, there is certainly a chance that she will appear in the movie.
Although Coogler stated early in Black Panther: Wakanda ForeverDeveloping that his lack of knowledge about the Disney-Fox merger made him unsure about Storm’s inclusion in the film, Kevin Feige’s confirmation of the development on an MCU set. X Men The film leaves the door open for his appearance. However, with Dora Milaje also set to appear in the film, Coel could very well appear as a member of Wakanda’s female special forces. Only time will tell when the film will hit theaters on July 8, 2022.
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Fountain: Lucas Werneck/Twitter
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