After months of waiting and speculation, Marvel finally confirmed Ryan Coogler as the director of their upcoming Black Panther film earlier this week. While speaking with HeyUGuys, the director was finally able to speak about the project and commented on his excitement to direct the highly-anticipated 2018 film.
Coogler told that site that he will “absolutely” approaching this film in the same “personal and intimate” manner as he did with Creed before commenting on his excitement for the project.
The director also seemingly confirmed that he’s already started work on the project and it seems like we will be hearing even more about it in the coming months. Excited about Coogler in the directors chair for this one? Let us know your thoughts in the comments section below.