News just broke, exclusively, that Michaela Coel will be joining the “Black Panther” sequel, “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.”
Details of her role have not been shared, however, she was seen with director Ryan Coogler at Atlanta’s Pinewood Studios.
“Coel exploded onto Hollywood’s radar in 2020 with her critically acclaimed HBO Max series ‘I May Destroy You,’ for which she’s received four Emmy nominations. In addition to writing, directing and producing, Coel starred in the show as a popular writer processing rape trauma in contemporary London.”
After the first “Black Panther” grossed more than $1.3 billion, expectations will be high for the sequel.