Actor Michael B. Jordan is set to star in Marvel Studios “Black Panther”.
The 29-year-old actor will team with the director of “Credo” Ryan Coogler, which is HELMING comic film, The Hollywood Reporter said.
Chadwick Boseman is playing the protagonist of the film, while Lupita Nyong’o is in negotiations to star opposite him.
The character to be played by Jordan is still unclear, but according to sources that could play the bad guy. Black Panther was introduced in “Captain America: Civil War.” The film has A February 16, 2018, release date, with production will start in early 2017.