In Black Panther 2 news, Black Panther actress Lupita Nyong'o recently shared her excitement about returning to reprise her role as Nakia in Black Panther 2. She commended director Ryan Coogler's new plans and approach for the Black Panther sequel and , given the unfortunate loss of Chadwick Boseman. Chadwick Boseman passed away in August 2020 after a secret, four-year battle with colon cancer. As it pertains to Black Panther 2, Chadwick Boseman will likely be honored given the news of Ryan Coogler taking the time needed to reshape his initial vision for the Black Panther movie.
As a very important Black Panther 2 update, Marvel has previously confirmed it will not recast Chadwick Boseman's role in Black Panther 2 as T'Challa, and will not be using a digital double in the Black Panther 2 movie. What this might mean for Marvel Phase 4 in the MCU, we'll have to wait and see what the Marvel Cinematic Universe will showcase in Black Panther 2. We'll have to wait for the Black Panther 2 trailer or Black Panther 2 teaser whenever it drops. A Marvel phase 4 trailer can't drop any sooner. Black Panther 2 is set to release July 8, 2022. #BlackPanther2
In other entertainment news, the Borderlands movie is inching ever so close to a major loot drop these days with the recent slew of cast announcements. Gina Gershon and Cheyenne Jackson will be stepping foot on Pandora as Moxxi and Jakobs, respectively. Directed by Eli Roth, they'll be joining a cavalcade of crazy characters portrayed by Bobby Lee, Cate Blanchett, Kevin Hart, Jack Black, Jamie Lee Curtis, and a slew of other familiar names.And finally, actor Finn Wittrock has been cast in the role of Guy Gardner in the upcoming HBO Max Green Lantern series. We'll be discussing all of this on IGN's The Fix: Entertainment with Akeem Lawanson!