Marvel during its announcements at Comic-Con 2022 showed the first trailer for Black Panther 2: Wakanda Forever. This is the highly anticipated sequel to the 2018 film starring Chadwick Boseman, who tragically died in August 2020. Ryan Coogler returns as director with a mission to pay tribute to the actor and T’Challa, the character he played. Angela Bassett, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira and Letitia Wright will return.
Following the death of Chadwick Boseman, Marvel confirmed that Black Panther 2: Wakanda Forever I would not give the role of T’Challa to another actor, so the baton passes to another character. Little is known who it will be, and, in fact, the first trailer of the film does not reveal this, although it is assumed that it will be someone from his family.
First trailer for Black Panther 2: Wakanda Forever shows some of T’Challa’s closest faces facing his death, while we see the first images of Atlantis coming into conflict with an African nation. One of them is Namor, played by Tenoch Huerta (Narcos México, Blue Demon). The actor learned the Mayan language for his role. There aren’t too many details, just like additional clues about the overall plot of the film.
The film will also serve as an introduction to Dominic Thorne as Riri Williams/Ironheart, who in the comics is a 15-year-old engineering student developing Iron Man-like armor. An AI version of Tony Stark is installed at some point. in his suit. The character will have his own series on Disney+.
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever has suffered from filming delays due to on-set accidents, social distancing and safety measures due to COVID-19, and rumors of problems on set due to Letitia Wright not being vaccinated. She was also criticized for sharing links to anti-vaccine videos. The actress refused, but assured that “it is important to ask questions.”
Black Panther: Wakanda Forever It will premiere on November 11, 2022 in theaters around the world. Ryan Coogler will direct and the screenplay will be written by the director along with Joe Robert Cole. Cast: Letitia Wright, Danai Gurira, Martin Freeman, Letitia Wright, Winston Duke, Angela Bassett, Dominic Thorne, Tenoch Huertas, Florence Kasumba and Michaela Coel.