To begin with, Chadwick Boseman aka Black Panther will be forever attached to us with his character as T’Challa.
On Friday evening, the news was reported of the surprising death of Chadwick Boseman. As he died at the age of 43. Moreover, the Black Panther star died battling cancer. Besides, he was famous for his powerful portrayals of legends Jackie Robinson and James Brown. However, was globally famous for his role in Marvel Cinematic Universe as T’Challa (Black Panther).
Boseman will always be remembered as the superhero. As he ruled in four Marvel films as T’Challa aka Black Panther. His film, entitled Black Panther is one of the successful superhero films ever. And earned over $1 Billion (USD) at the box office.
Is Marvel renewing Black Panther 2?
To begin with, the film Black Panther was already renewed for a sequel. Just after the film Black Panther was premiered, it was a super hit. Therefore, making the MCU and creators give greenlit for Black Panther 2.
Moreover, the film was to return with Coogler along with the main character, Chadwick Boseman (as T’Challa). Furthermore, the sequel of the film was scheduled to release on May 6, 2022. However, since the production work of the film has not yet begun. Therefore the future of the film is now a mystery to everyone.
Who will cast as T’Challa in the sequel?
No official information is yet known about the star. Moreover, no official statements are yet made. Besides, we have to wait for MCU to make any official statements.
Moreover, in the sequel film, the casting was set to be the same. However, in this unpredictable circumstance & situation. The fans of Chadwick and Black Panther film are already against the opinion of picking up any other actor for the film.
Marvel Studios response
Moreover, upon Chadwick’s loss. Marvel Studio’s twitter handle expresses the grief & said: “Boseman’s loss is devastating. He (Chadwick Boseman) was our and everyone’s T’Challa. He was everyone’s Black Panther forever and our dear friend. Moreover, every time he walked on the set of the film. He spread charm, and joy to everyone. Besides, he created something unforgettable with us. He was a very smart human, with a kind heart. He brought the fill out of any person/character he portrayed. The MCU family mourns his loss. And we all are grieving tonight with his family.”
Our hearts are broken and our thoughts are with Chadwick Boseman’s family. Your legacy will live on forever. Rest In Peace. pic.twitter.com/DyibBLoBxz
— Marvel Studios (@MarvelStudios) August 29, 2020
Don’t recast. He can’t be replaced. #WakandaForever
— Jeremy Conrad (@ManaByte) August 29, 2020
Don't recast that role @MarvelStudios. It's done.
— jidge (@jazzlandia_) August 29, 2020