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‘Black Panther 2’ Star Letitia Wright Calls Report She Shared Anti-Vax Sentiments on Set ‘Completely Untrue’

Letitia Wright has denied reports that she touted an anti-vaccine position while working on the set of Marvel’s “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever,” calling then “completely untrue.” Wright confronted the allegations in an Instagram post on Tuesday, disputing an article published by the Hollywood Reporter on Oct. 6. The report states that Wright had shared “[anti-vax] […]
Tags: News, Black Panther, Wright, Letitia Wright, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever

Interview: Free Guy Production Designer Ethan Tobman Discusses Hidden Jokes

Free Guy impressed moviegoers earlier this year with its great set design and a star-studded cast featuring Ryan Reynolds, Taika Waititi, Lil Rel Howery, Joe Keery, Jodie Comer, and Channing Tatum. Now the movie is out on digital and 4K and Blu-ray. “A bank teller (Ryan Reynolds) who discovers he is actually a background player in an open-world video game decides to become the hero of his own story –one he rewrites himself,” says the film’s official synopsis. “Now, in a world where there are no ...
Tags: Comedy, Movies, Interview, Boston, Africa, Action, Channing Tatum, Ryan Reynolds, Molotov, Edward Hopper, Dave Meyers, Black Panther, Ryan, Ethan, Shawn, Hal Ashby

Letitia Wright Denies Black Panther 2 Set Conduct Reports

Letitia Wright denies a report that claims she is expressing anti-vaccination views on the set of Black Panther 2. Following a few COVID-19 related delays, production of the sequel to 2018's Black Panther began in Atlanta this past June ahead of its July 2022 release date. Original director Ryan Coogler is returning along with writer Joe Robert Cole. However, the sequel had to be reworked considerably following the tragic passing of T'Challa actor Chadwick Boseman. The film will see Black Panth...
Tags: Instagram, Entertainment, Disney, US, Tech, Atlanta, Ryan Coogler, Black Panther, Chadwick Boseman, Wright, Hollywood Reporter, Challa, Joe Robert Cole, Letitia Wright, Riri Williams, Winston Duke

‘Black Panther’ Score Headed to Hollywood Bowl for Live-to-Picture Performance

“Black Panther” was an international cultural phenomenon and the Marvel movie’s Oscar-winning score, by Swedish composer Ludwig Göransson, was equally thrilling for its unique blend of African influences, traditional orchestra and modern production techniques. On Friday, Saturday and Sunday (Sept. 10 – 12), that music will be performed live-to-picture by the Los Angeles Philharmonic, Senegalese […]
Tags: News, Black Panther, Hollywood Bowl, Ludwig Göransson, Music for Screens

The Best Gifts for Marvel Fans: From ‘Shang-Chi’ Action Figures to Avengers Lego Sets

All products and services featured by Variety are independently selected by Variety editors. However, Variety may receive a commission on orders placed through its retail links, and the retailer may receive certain auditable data for accounting purposes. The MCU is back in full force ahead of the opening weekend for “Shang-Chi,” the first-ever Asian-American Marvel […]
Tags: News, Marvel, Holiday Gift Guide, Black Panther, Variety, MCU, Deadpool 2, Shang Chi, VarietySpy, Avengers Lego Sets

Marvel’s Avengers Adds Black Panther MCU Costume, PS Plus Users Get Freebies

Square Enix is giving fans of Marvel’s Avengers the chance to dress the Black Panther up in his iconic costume from the MCU film, as well as score some free gear. RELATED: Marvel’s Avengers’ War for Wakanda is the Most Exciting Part of the Most Boring Game The company announced on Tuesday that the “Marvel Studios’ Black Panther” outfit will be available in the game’s Marketplace starting today, officially adding the suit worn by the late Chadwick Boseman into the game. The Black Panther is here...
Tags: Games, Movies, Marvel, Avengers, Marvel Studios, Square Enix, Black Panther, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Chadwick Boseman, Wakanda, Video Game News, T'Challa, Marvel's Avengers, Klaw, Shuri, King T'Challa

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Teases Our First Look at a New Hero

New pictures from Venom: Let There Be Carnage give us a look at new and returning friends. Manifest will, well, manifest for one last time on Netflix. The streamer’s new Wednesday Addams show rounds out its cast. Plus, what’s coming on Fantasy Island’s finale and Day of the Dead. Spoilers, get! Read more...
Tags: Hbo, Science, Instagram, Netflix, Jasper, Martin Freeman, Batgirl, Maggie, Bill Pullman, Day Of The Dead, Black Panther, Afrofuturism, Leslie Jordan, Cam, Lewis, HARRIS

Viola Davis, Lupita Nyong’o and More Pay Tribute to Chadwick Boseman One Year After His Death

On the one-year anniversary of Chadwick Boseman’s death, several of his friends, collaborators and admirers took to social media to honor him and his work.  Boseman, famous for playing the titular role in Marvel’s “Black Panther” among many other films, died of colon cancer at age 43 on Aug. 28, 2020. His passing came as […]
Tags: News, Marvel, Black Panther, Chadwick Boseman, Boseman, Viola Davis Lupita Nyong

Marvel's Werewolf By Night Could Be Coming To Disney+ In New Special

Marvel Studios is reportedly about to "werewolf and go wild," as the Joker once said on late-night TV. We'd heard rumors about an adaptation of Marvel's "Werewolf by Night" comic that could be coming to the Disney+ streaming service, and now it sounds like Marvel is potentially moving forward with that project in the form of a Halloween Special. The Wrap reports that Marvel "is actively searching for a Latino actor to lead the cast of an as-yet-untitled Halloween Special that will air on Disney+...
Tags: Television, Movies, News, Mahershala Ali, China, Marvel, Disney, James Cameron, Marvel Studios, Black Panther, SlashFilm, Xolo Maridueña, Shang Chi, HBO Max, Xolo Maridueña Cobra Kai, Bassam Tariq Mogul Mowgli

Black Panther 2 Set Photos Reveal Riri Williams, New Looks For Shuri And Okoye

Production on "Black Panther: Wakanda Forever" is underway right now. Currently, the Marvel Studios sequel is shooting on location in Cambridge, Massachusetts at the MIT campus, and set photos are starting to surface from photographers sneaking around and trying to catch a glimpse of the cast in action.Today, a first look at Danai Gurira and Letitia Wright has come to light, revealing cool, fashionable new looks for the Dora Milaje warrior Okoye and T'challa's younger sister Shuri. Plus, we have...
Tags: Movies, News, Danai Gurira, Mit, Marvel Comics, Marvel Studios, Black Panther, Chadwick Boseman, Oakland California, Cambridge Massachusetts, Challa, Wakanda, Tony Stark, Okoye, SlashFilm, Letitia Wright

Updates From Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, American Horror Story, and More

American Horror Story reveals its latest cryptic cast of characters. Lakeith Stanfield will help bring Victor LaValle’s Changeling to life. Game of Thrones’ Jacob Anderson joins AMC’s Interview With the Vampire. Plus, what’s coming on Riverdale and Chapelwaite. Spoilers, away!Read more...
Tags: Twitter, Science, Danai Gurira, Fiction, Amc, American Horror Story, Sarah Paulson, Black Panther, Afrofuturism, Bruce Banner, Riverdale, Wakanda, Amick, Kaia Gerber, Lily Rabe, Leslie Grossman

Marvel’s Avengers’ War for Wakanda is the Most Exciting Part of the Most Boring Game

Marvel’s Avengers was competent, but ultimately an incredibly boring game. The character designs, cast choices, gameplay, and story were all functional yet utterly unexciting and felt as though each piece was constructed to be as forgettable as possible. Avengers spent the last year trying to correct its other shortcomings, but there is only so much that can be done with such a bland foundation. War for Wakanda, its third story-based expansion, doesn’t use the power of the panther god Bast to ma...
Tags: Games, Movies, Marvel, America, Action, Avengers, Hulk, Square Enix, Dlc, Black Panther, Chadwick Boseman, Bast, Wakanda, Crystal Dynamics, T'Challa, Kree

23% Of MCU Fans We Polled Said This Is The Best Phase 3 Movie

(Welcome to Survey Says, a feature where we conduct a movie-related survey for a random group of people and explain why they're completely right, completely wrong, or somewhere in-between.)When it comes to the big questions in life, we must turn to the internet. Sure, we can come to our own conclusions and like, have opinions and stuff. But where's the fun in that? Anyway, you never really know how you feel until some rando on the internet says something that ignites your fury. Allow me to be th...
Tags: Movies, US, Avengers, Ryan Coogler, Black, Black Panther, Michael B Jordan, Baku, Challa, Wakanda, MCU, Ragnarok, SlashFilm, Erik Killmonger, Killmonger, Prince T Challa Chadwick Boseman

War for Wakanda DLC Pack Explained by Marvel's Avengers Game Developers

Marvel’s Avengers DLC pack will feature War for Wakanda, where gamers can fight as T’Challa, aka Black Panther. Read more...
Tags: Science, Black Panther, Afrofuturism, Wakanda, Hannah Macleod, Marvel Comics Characters, T'Challa, Fictional Characters, Tchalla, Scott Walters, Marvels Avengers

Museums In The US Start To Reassess Their African Collections

European museums have been reevaluating for a while (and not just since Black Panther), but now “the question for U.S. institutions, which aren’t directly tainted by colonialism in Africa, is to what extent they should investigate their own collections.” – Christian Science Monitor
Tags: Art, Africa, US, Visual, Black Panther, 08.09.21

How Chadwick Boseman’s Legacy Influenced Marvel’s Avengers’ Black Panther

Chadwick Boseman and Black Panther will forever be tied together, given his iconic portrayal of the Wakanda king in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Crystal Dynamics was well aware of that creating the War for Wakanda DLC for Marvel’s Avengers, as Hannah MacLeod, the game’s writer, revealed in a recent interview with ComingSoon. Crystal Dynamics originally meant to show a glimpse of its version of Black Panther in September 2020 for the launch week episode of its War Table series, which features s...
Tags: Games, Movies, Marvel, Avengers, Entertainment Weekly, Square Enix, Chris, Dlc, Black Panther, Chadwick Boseman, Challa, Chadwick, Crystal Dynamics, MacLeod, Hannah Macleod, Boseman

Interview: Marvel’s Avengers Developers Talk About Creating a Worthy Black Panther & Wakanda

Marvel’s Avengers‘ biggest and most anticipated expansion is just around the corner. War for Wakanda will bring the coveted Wakandan hero,  Black Panther, to the roster and continue the game’s overarching narrative. Adding such a hero to the game is a tall task, given all the added pressure such an icon brings. Senior Gaming Editor Michael Leri recently spoke with Writer Hannah MacLeod and Senior Game Designer Scott Walters about developing a hero with such a legacy, the themes of the story, Cha...
Tags: Movies, Interviews, Marvel, Avengers, Hulk, Square Enix, Chris, Dlc, Black Panther, Chadwick Boseman, Walters, Kamala, Wakanda, Chadwick, Crystal Dynamics, MacLeod

Marvel’s Avengers Spider-Man DLC Still ‘On Track’ for 2021 Release

Marvel’s Avengers is just about get Black Panther as a playable character, but players are still looking forward to the hero that was announced in August 2020. News about Spider-Man has been slim ever since; Crystal Dynamics hasn’t even shown what its incarnation of the web slinger will look like. However, it appears as though the hero is slated for a 2021 release for the PlayStation 4 and PlayStation 5 versions of the game. In a recent interview with ComingSoon, Senior Game Designer Scott Walte...
Tags: Games, Movies, Marvel, Kate, Avengers, Hawkeye, Square Enix, Dlc, Spider Man, Black Panther, Wakanda, Crystal Dynamics, ComingSoon, Video Game News, Kate Bishop, Marvel's Avengers

Superhero Bits: Starro Invades London for ‘The Suicide Squad’, ‘Marvel Future Revolution’ Coming in August & More

(Superhero Bits is a collection of stories, updates, and videos about anything and everything inspired by the comics of Marvel, DC, and more. For comic book movies, TV shows, merchandise, events, and whatever catches our eye, this is the place to find anything that falls through the cracks.) In this edition of Superhero Bits: Jeffrey Wright discusses Chadwick Boseman‘s performance in What If…? Do you want to meet a Stan Lee impersonator down in Florida? Get the lowdown on the upcoming open wor...
Tags: Florida, Hbo, TV, London, Movies, News, Marvel, Disney, Dc Comics, Features, Suicide Squad, John, Disneyland, James Gunn, Stan Lee, Cw

Marvel’s Avengers Black Panther Expansion Release Date Revealed

After months of teases, Square Enix announced on the Marvel’s Avengers Black Panther expansion release date. Black Panther: War for Wakanda will launch on August 17 as a free update to all owners of the core game.   RELATED: Marvel’s Avengers Update Accidentally Doxes Streamers When the latest expansion drops next month, it’ll also bring with it a brand new playable Super Hero in the form of Black Panther. Of course, along with Black Panther comes a handful of new villains, a brand-new environm...
Tags: Games, Movies, Square Enix, Black Panther, Challa, Wakanda, ComingSoon, Video Game News, Marvel's Avengers, Klaw, Shuri, King T'Challa, Birmin Zana Outpost, Wakanda Blindsided

Black Panther 2 Adds I May Destroy You Star Michaela Coel

Very little is known about the plot of upcoming sequel Black Panther: Wakanda Forever. It’s once again written and directed by Ryan Coogler, is filming now, and huge aspects of it had to be reworked after the tragic passing of star Chadwick Boseman. Beyond that, most of the actors from the original are expected to…Read more...
Tags: Star Wars, Science, Film, Danai Gurira, Disney, Actors, Emmys, Ryan Coogler, Angela Bassett, Black Panther, Afrofuturism, Chadwick Boseman, Lupita Nyong, Wakanda, Human Interest, Michaela Coel

‘Black Panther’ Sequel Casts Michaela Coel (EXCLUSIVE)

Michaela Coel has joined the ensemble cast of “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever,” the sequel to the hit Marvel film “Black Panther.” Character details are locked up, per usual. Insiders say Coel has joined director Ryan Coogler at Atlanta’s Pinewood Studios, where production began last month. Marvel Studios declined to comment on the matter. Coel exploded […]
Tags: News, Atlanta, Ryan Coogler, Marvel Studios, Black Panther, Pinewood Studios, Michaela Coel, Coel, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever

Winston Duke Confirms M’Baku Return in Black Panther Sequel

As production continues on Black Panther: Wakanda Forever in Atlanta, Us star Winston Duke has confirmed that he is indeed reprising his role as the Jabari Tribe leader, M’Baku in Marvel Studios’ highly-anticipated sequel. Speaking with Collider, Duke has opened up about the cast’s emotional return to set, while also teasing how special the project is. “It was very emotional to read the script,” Duke said. “It was emotional to pack to go back to set. But we’re all a bit of a family now and we gr...
Tags: Movies, Mexico, Disney, Atlanta, Stan Lee, Marvel Comics, Ryan Coogler, Angela Bassett, Duke, Marvel Studios, Jack Kirby, Comic Book, Black Panther, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Chadwick Boseman, Lupita Nyong

Updates From Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, Black Adam, and More

Get up close with Michael Myers’ new look in Halloween Kills. One of the charmed ones has called time on Charmed’s next season. Game of Thrones prequel spinoff House of the Dragon has been hit with covid-induced production shutdowns. Plus, what’s to come on Rick and Morty. To me, my spoilers!Read more...
Tags: Science, Jimmy Kimmel, Charmed, Netflix, Black Panther, Ernest Borgnine, Afrofuturism, Frank, Rick, Kara, Lu, Rick Morty, Wakanda, Rick And Morty, CBS Studios, Georgia May Foote

Marvel's Avengers' Black Panther DLC Will Show Us a New Kind of Wakandan Power Struggle

One of the most promising things about Crystal Dynamics and Square Enix’s Marvel’s Avengers game when it first launched was the promise of rich, character-focused DLC down the line that would introduce a broader array of classic superheroes beyond the core Avengers, Hawkeye, and Kamala Khan.Read more...
Tags: Science, Avengers, Hawkeye, Square Enix, Dlc, Black Panther, Afrofuturism, Chadwick Boseman, Christopher, Wakanda, Crystal Dynamics, Kamala Khan, Marvel Comics Characters, Marvel 's Avengers, Clint Barton, Klaw

Breaking Down Every Avenger Fighting Style Taskmaster Copies in ‘Black Widow’

In Black Widow, the latest entry in the Marvel Cinematic Universe, the villainous Taskmaster gets into a whole lot of fights with a whole lot of people. Like the character’s comic book counterpart, the supervillain is able to mimic the fighting style of anyone they observe, and the character takes on a slew of trademark fighting styles from various Avengers we’ve seen across the MCU. So let’s break down which fighting styles Taskmaster takes on in Black Widow. Warning! Spoilers for the movie li...
Tags: Movies, Disney, Features, Budapest, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Hawkeye, Black Panther, Olga Kurylenko, Natasha, Challa, Peter Parker, Steve Rogers, Romanoff, Sebastian Stan, Natasha Romanoff

Black Widow Brings in Over $200 Million Globally, Sets Pandemic Record Domestically

The Marvel Cinematic Universe is back in movie theaters and fans are making sure to see it. Disney announced today that Black Widow debuted to an estimated total of over $215 million globally this weekend with $80 million coming in domestically. An additional $78 million come from international sales, while $60 million came from Disney+ Premier Acess. Topping F9‘s $70 million domestic pull, Black Widow is now the largest domestic box office opening since the COVID-19 pandemic began and the larg...
Tags: Comics, Movies, Disney, Streaming, Black Widow, Box Office, Scarlett Johansson, Marvel Studios, Comic Book, Black Panther, Marvel Cinematic Universe, Skywalker, Movie News, Stephen Dorff, Alan Bergman, Disney Plus

Cool Stuff: Marvel’s ‘What If…?’ Funko POPs Send Us into the Multiverse

Hot on the heels of yesterday’s new trailer for Marvel’s What If…? animated series coming to Disney+ next month, the first wave of Funko POPs inspired by the multiverse versions of your favorite Marvel Cinematic Universe characters has been revealed. From Peggy Carter as Captain Britain to T’Challa as Star-Lord, get a look at Marvel’s What If Funko POPs below. Marvel’s What If Funko POPs First up, we have the wave of standard Funko POPs from Marvel’s What If…? animated series. They include...
Tags: Amazon, TV, Movies, Marvel, Disney, Britain, Guardians Of The Galaxy, Thor, Doctor Strange, Cool Stuff, Gamestop, Chadwick Boseman, Carter, Peggy Carter, Challa, Steve Rogers

Updates From Shazam: Fury of the Gods, American Horror Story, and More

Matthew Vaughn’s next spy-fi adventure reveals itself in Argylle. Angela Bassett discusses the ever-changing nature of Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’s script. Netflix returns to Korean horror with a special episode of Kingdom. Plus, Tim Drake arrives on Titans. Spoilers, go!Read more...
Tags: Amazon, Science, Films, Amc, Disney, Dc Comics, Netflix, Chad, Bryce Dallas Howard, Chris Pratt, Henry Cavill, Angela Bassett, Chris Mckay, Catherine, Samuel L Jackson, Stephen

Marvel’s ‘What If…?’ Trailer Breakdown: Everything The New Footage and Poster Reveals About the Animated Series

The latest trailer for Marvel’s What If…? animated anthology series showcased the alternate takes on the familiar stories and characters of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Inspired by the Marvel Comics series of the same name, the series promises new approaches to the events we’ve seen unfold on the big screen with many of the MCU stars lending their voices to these alternate versions of the heroes and villains they play in the movies. To help sort through all this, we’ve broken down all the dif...
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