True or False: Marvel Hires Ava DuVernay To Direct Black Panther

Ava DuVernay the director of Selma has been hired by Marvel Studios to direct the upcoming Black Panther film, according to the MCU Exchange’s sources.

Back May it was reported that Marvel was in talks with DuVernay to director Captain Marvel or Black Panther. Read our story here: What Marvel Film Do You Want Ava DuVernay To Direct?

Rich Johnston of Bleeding Cool stated on May 13 that DuVernay was given the Black Panther film according to a production source.

Marvel has yet to make an official announcement.

Matthew Sardo
Matthew Sardo
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