After his incredible introduction in Captain America: Civil War, fans will finally get to see Chadwick Boseman headline a solo Black Panther movie next month!
Since his introduction in 1966, Black Panther has grown to become one of the most beloved and recognisable characters in Marvel Comics. Fast forward to 2016, and we finally got to see the character join heroes like Iron Man, Captain America, and Spider-Man in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. This years release of Marvel’s Black Panther is important for a multitude of different reasons but more than anything, it’s great to see this historic comic book icon finally get the big-screen treatment.
Marvel just revealed a new behind-the-scenes featurette, which teases T’Challas history in Marvel Comics and explores the characters cultural importance. In the video, Chadwick Boseman is accompanied by director Ryan Coogler, as well as Marvel legend Stan Lee and Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige to discuss the film and this iconic superhero.
Watch the video below:
After the events of Marvel’s Captain America: Civil War, King T’Challa returns home to the reclusive, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to serve as his country’s new leader. However, T’Challa soon finds that he is challenged for the throne from factions within his own country. When two foes conspire to destroy Wakanda, the hero known as Black Panther must team up with C.I.A. agent Everett K. Ross and members of the Dora Milaje, Wakanadan special forces, to prevent Wakanda from being dragged into a world war.