Lupita Nyong’o to Star in Black Panther

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedintumblrmailFacebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedintumblrmail 0

On the heels of Star Wars: The Force Awakens, Lupita Nyong’o has landed another major role in Marvel’s Black Panther.

According to The Hollywood Reporter, the Oscar-winning actress will play Black Panther’s love interest. No other details have been revealed about her character, however.

Captain America- Civil War - Cap vs Black Panther TV spot

Black Panther

Chadwick Boseman made his debut as Black Panther in Captain America: Civil War. Behind his mask, the titular hero is T’Challa, the Prince of Wakanda, a fictional African nation created by Marvel.

Recommended:  Dune Review

Directed by Ryan Coogler of Creed, Black Panther is set to hit theaters on February 16, 2018.

Facebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedintumblrmailFacebooktwittergoogle_plusredditpinterestlinkedintumblrmail 0
This entry was posted in News and tagged , , on by .

About Nick Spake

Nick Spake has been working as an entertainment writer for the past ten years, but he's been a lover of film ever since seeing the opening sequence of The Lion King. Movies are more than just escapism to Nick, they're a crucial part of our society that shape who we are. He now serves as the Features Editor at Flickreel and author of its regular column, 'Nick Flicks'.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.