Black Panther: Wakanda Forever from Marvel Studios officially begins filming

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, the sequel to the acclaimed film by Marvel Studios starring sadly passed away Chadwick Boseman, has started its filming in Atlanta ahead of a theatrical release set for the July 8, 2022. And he does it in the usual Marvel movie studios in the city of Atlanta under a total secrecy about its plot. Taking advantage of the occasion, the president of Marvel Studios, Kevin Feige, has shared a few words in memory of T’Challa at the cinema.

Theatrical release on July 8, 2022

Thus, after recently confirming the final title of this long-awaited sequel, a filming begins of which nothing is known beyond the fact that Marvel Studios already assured that would not substitute Chadwick Boseman for another actor in the role of Black Panther, which leaves the door open for another character, known or not, to pick up the witness of T’Challa in the cinema. In this sense, Kevin Feige has defended since the death of Chadwick Boseman that they would address the sequel through a formula that respects the actor’s memory and that they will not recreate their appearance digitally or turn to another actor on their behalf.

“It is clear that it is very emotional without Chad. But everyone is also very excited to bring the world of Wakanda back to the public and fans. Let’s do it in a way that would make Chad be proud”, Kevin Feige has assured in a recent interview that collects the medium Variety.

The filmmaker Ryan Coogler, director of the first part, directs a sequel that he has also written; Without knowing anything about its plot or the presence of new characters, the original cast has been confirmed with Letitia Wright, Danai Gurira, Martin Freeman, Daniel Kaluuya, Winston Duke, Lupita Nyong’o, Florence Kasumba and Angela Bassett. About a possible villain, the latest rumors point to a Namor played by Mexican actor Tenoch Huerta.

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever The July 8, 2022.

Source | Variety