‘Black Panther’ Poster Released; Trailer Coming During NBA Finals

Marvel Studios has announced that the first teaser for their upcoming Black Panther will be shown tonight during game 4 of the NBA Finals. Accompanying the announcement was a new poster.

Black Panther stars Chadwick Boseman as the title character, Michael B. Jordan, Andy Serkis, Martin Freeman, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira,Daniel Kaluuya, Letitia Wright, Winston Duke, with Angela Bassett, and Forest Whitaker. The film is directed by Ryan Coogler, who previously did Creed and Fruitvale Station.

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.”

Are you looking forward to Black Panther? What do you expect from the trailer? Sound off in the comments below.

Aric Sweeny
Aric Sweeny
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