However, just in case there was any lingering doubt, fans can now rest assured, as Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige has officially confirmed that not only is a sequel in the cards but that the studio has already had discussions about the direction of the film.
La Cañada Flintridge resident Angela Bassett plays an important part in the success of "Black Panther", the Disney-Marvel superhero epic that has inspired rave reviews from critics and audiences since its February 16 release.
Wakanda forever! The blockbuster, record-breaking "Black Panther" will be getting a sequel, surprising nobody and delighting us all. We're seeing a huge cultural shift in Hollywood with films like Wonder Woman and Black Panther leading the way. Audiences also loved the film, giving it the second ever A+ CinemaScore for a Marvel film after The Avengers.
"That's the grand Marvel Studios/MCU tradition of just being all in, right?" Well, while speaking to Entertainment Weekly about Avengers: Infinity War, Feige made it clear that he's just not letting the idea onto his radar just yet. "That's not necessarily what we're talking about".More news: Tennis star Venus says hopes to one day experience motherhood
According to Rotten Tomatoes, "Black Panther" sits at a 97 percent, meaning nearly every single critic in the world has given it a positive review. I mean, I could always list off the characters that we've killed in our movies that haven't come back, but the big ones, which I know they're looking at? "It was an honor to let them know...to let Chadwick [Boseman] know and Lupita [Nyong'o] know just how wonderful that film is and what it means to us".
Do you think Black Panther will cross $1B mark next week? After hauling in some Oscars for his WWII film Dunkirk, Nolan suggested that Marvel's Black Panther should be up for an Oscar for Best Picture in 2019.
"I think Shuri's astounding, and you'll see much more of her in our universe". Erik Killmonger, played by Michael B. Jordan, played the main villain in the film, managing to drive the Black Panther out of Wakanda.