[R.I.P – Chadwick Boseman] Black Panther 2: Everything We Know About The Sequel So Far

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Update: Black Panther star Chadwick Bosman died of cancer at the age of 43.

Marvel Studios called the whole world “Wakanda Forever!” When black Panther Hit theaters in February 2018, hitting a stunning run that made the film one of the highest-grossing films of all time, with the best reviews of any film in Marvel’s cinematic universe.

Of course, Disney is making a sequel. whereas Black panther 2 Marvel’s big stage 4 was revealed at Comic-Con International 2019, a month after the film was confirmed at Disney’s D23 conference.

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Bringing back director and co-writer Ryan Coogler, Black panther 2 (Or whatever the official title of the film will end) will likely be set in a much different Marvel universe than the first, thanks to both the original film’s events and Avengers: Endgame.

Chadwick Boseman was due to return to the starring role of T’Challa, but died on August 28 at the age of 43 after a battle with cancer. Information about Marvel’s plans to deal with his death has not been revealed.

Here is everything we know about Black panther 2 till now.

  • Title: Black panther 2 (Job Title)
  • Release dateMay 8, 2022
  • cast: Chadwick Boseman, Lupita Nyong, Danai Gurira, Letitia Wright, Winston Duke, Daniel Kalua
  • The director: Ryan Kugler

Release date

Marvel Studios’ schedule was already filled with films like Black widow, The internet, Doctor Strange in the Multiverse of Madness, And Thor: Love and Thunder, But a delay in release led to a series of changes to the MCU release date.

However, the good news is that Black panther 2 – which is not an official title – will be barely affected. At Disney‘s D23 Expo, the film was given a release date of May 6, 2022, and a post-release delayed release date is two days later: May 8, 2022.

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Marvel said no Black panther 2 Officially considered part of phase 4 of the MCU or if it will join The blade And others as part of step 5. Not that it really matters. We are getting more Black Panthers. For now, that’s enough.

the director

Confirmed to return as writer and director Black panther 2 In October 2018, Ryan Coogler indicated that he was well aware of the unique pressure placed on him to replicate the success of the first film.

“I have had the opportunity to make three feature films, each of which had its own specific type of pressure. In its process, it seems outrageous every time, ”Coogler told Indiever. “When it comes to making a sequel, I’ve never done it before – from a sequel that I’ve directed myself. So I think there’s going to be a lot of pressure, but what we’re trying to do We’re just focused on work, like we always do. [We’ll] Really try to walk step by step and try to calm everything around us, really focus on trying to do something that has some sort of meaning. “

Returning cast

Almost all of the cast black Panther The sequel was expected to return, with Chadwick Boseman’s T’Challa in a costume that also features Wakandan, including Lupita Nyongo (Nakia), Danai Gurira (Okoye), Letitia Wright (Shuri), Winston Duke ( Mabaku). ), And Daniel Kaluia (W’Kabi). Martin Freeman to CIA Agent Everett. He is expected to reclaim his role as Ross.

A May 2018 report has indicated black Panther Actor Michael B. Jordan may also revisit his role – in one form or another, as Eric Kilmonger in the follow-up film.

However, with Bossman’s passing, it is unclear how the film will proceed or what the casting decisions will be.

Michael b. Jordan as kilmonger being led by guards in black panther (2018)

New cast

According to UK outlet Metro, multi-talented actor, musician, writer, and comedian Donald Glover is being selected for a role in the film. Atlanta Series producer and star (and Solo: A Star Wars Story Actor) Spider-Man: Homecoming He is confronted during one of his early adventures as a small-time criminal, Peter Parker, and is reportedly engaged in “casual conversations” with Koegler, playing the role of a character black Panther The sequel.

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The report implies that Glover will play a new character introduced in the film, not to reprise his role Return homeEven though his character in that film – Aaron Davis – is an important one in Spider Man’s recent comics continuity. If Glover finds his way into the film’s cast, the source indicated that he will likely play the role of a villain.


As usual, Marvel is plotting black Panther The sequel – if there is one at this point – a closely guarded mystery. However, studio president Kevin Feige had some vague hints as to what the creative team has in mind when it comes to the future of T’Challa, Wakanda, and Black Panther.

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In a March 2018 interview with Entertainment Weekly, he said, “One of Marvel Studios’ favorite past is sitting on part one and we’re talking and dreaming about what we will do in part two.” He said, “We had a conversation together before black Panther. We have ideas and a very solid direction where we want to head with the other. “

While it did not offer much in the way of clues, Feige indicated that Wakanda’s past – and the history of Black Panther – may also inform the franchise’s future. Referring to the preface in black Panther In the early 90s, T’Challa’s father, T’Chaka, was visiting the United States, Feige said that the specific time period could not be revisited, but the history of the Black Panther was considered a leader of Wakanda. (And protector). Because of some tricky questions.

“We will talk about the ancestral plane sequence [in Black Panther] Where, towards the end of the film, T’Challa takes the herb again and confronts his father, where he is like, ‘Hey, man. We’ve screwed up in a way, and I’d like to change it. ” They said. “There is the moment where all the ancestors follow T’Chaka. We would joke and go, ‘I want to see … what is their story? What is that story Who was the first king of Wakanda, Bashenga? Who is third behind left behind T’Chaka? What was his story in 1938 in Wakanda? that would be cool.’ It all starts like a conversation. The more viewers want to see these stories, the more opportunities we have to explore different places and times ”

Updated August 28, 2020: Added information about Chadwick Boseman’s demise.

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