One of the biggest films in the Marvel Phase 3 line-up is the third Avengers installment, Avengers: Infinity War, which is currently in production. Several actors have been announced to reprise their roles from various franchises and it looks like a Black Panther character is set to appear in this film too.
IMDb announced on their social media pages today that Winston Duke, who is appearing in Black Panther as M’Baku a.k.a. Man-Ape, will supposedly be reprising his role in Avengers: Infinity War. The third Avengers film will reportedly wrap filming either this month or sometime in July before production on Avengers 4 starts sometime in August.
Ryan Coogler’s Marvel’s Black Panther, starring Chadwick Boseman as T’Challa a.k.a. Black Panther, Danai Gurira as Okoye, Angela Bassett as Ramonda, Michael B. Jordan as Erik Killmonger, Lupita Nyong’o as Nakia, Forest Whitaker as Zuri, Daniel Kaluuya as W’Kabi, Florence Kasumba as, Ayo, Winston Duke as M’Baku, Sterling K. Brown as N’Jobu, with Letitia Wright and Phylicia Rashad in mystery roles, along with Martin Freeman, Andy Serkis and John Kani eprising the roles of Everett K. Ross, Ulysses Klaue/Klaw and T’Chaka respectively, opens in theaters on February 18, 2018.
Anthony and Joe Russo’s Marvel’s Avengers: Infinity War is set to open in theaters on May 4, 2018.
Reasons To Be Pumped For ‘Captain Marvel’
It’s a good time to be Captain Marvel.
She is one of Marvel’s hottest characters right now, with her own title, as well as features in various Avengers titles. She was even just the lead character in Marvel’s Civil War 2 event, meaning it’s about time she got her own movie. With Brie Larson set to play the heroine in a new Marvel Studios’ film and the search for a woman director ongoing, now news has hit that Captain Marvel will start shooting in January.
While there are still a lot of things up in the air about the movie, a director hasn’t even been announced yet, things are shaping up well. Nicole Perlman, who penned Guardians of the Galaxy, was tapped to write the screenplay for Captain Marvel, so I’m expecting great things.
There are a lot of reasons to be excited for Captain Marvel to join the MCU. Did I forget yours? Well, let me know in the comments why you think it will or won’t be a good movie. Hit Next to find out the ten reasons you should be pumped for Captain Marvel.