The sequel to the 2018 Ryan Coogler-directed film, that includes actor Chadwick Boseman as Black Panther, was placed on maintain after the sudden demise of the lead star in August
Manufacturing on Marvel Studios’ much-anticipated sequel to blockbuster superhero film “Black Panther” will begin in July subsequent yr. The sequel to the 2018 Ryan Coogler-directed film, that includes actor Chadwick Boseman as Black Panther aka T’Challa, was placed on maintain after the sudden demise of the lead star in August.
The shoot, which was initially deliberate for March 2021, will now happen in July in Atlanta.
In response to The Hollywood Reporter, the schedule is over six months lengthy.
A supply informed the publication that Mexican actor Tenoch Huerta is in talks to play one of many antagonists within the film.
Actors Letitia Wright, Lupita Nyong’o, Winston Duke and Angela Bassett are anticipated to return for the half two.
Marvel Studios has not but disclosed the plans about their manner ahead with the sequel after Boseman’s loss of life, however earlier this week, “Black Panther” govt producer Victoria Alonso stated that the group received’t be utilizing a digital double for the actor within the new film.
“No. There’s just one Chadwick, and he’s now not with us. Sadly, our king has died in actual life, not solely in fiction, and we’re taking slightly time to see how we proceed the story and easy methods to honour this chapter of what has unexpectedly occurred to us, so painful and horrible to be trustworthy,” Alonso stated.
“Black Panther” was Marvel’s first film to be led by a just about all-black solid. Apart from Boseman, Wright, Nyong’o, Duke and Bassett, the movie additionally featured Michael B Jordan, Danai Gurira, Daniel Kaluuya, Forest Whitaker, Martin Freeman and Andy Serkis.
The movie acquired overwhelmingly optimistic critiques and was equally profitable on the world field workplace, incomes over USD 1.34 billion.
“Black Panther” was additionally the primary Marvel superhero film to be nominated for one of the best image Academy Award and to win one of the best authentic rating Oscar.
The sequel to the blockbuster was introduced final yr throughout Disney’s D23 Expo.
Marvel Studios chief Kevin Feige had stated that the sequel could be a part of Section 5 of the Marvel Cinematic Universe (MCU).