All hail the once and future king of Wakanda. Black Panther has now made Academy Awards history as the first superhero or comic book film nominated for Best Picture. And that’s not the only award the blockbuster Marvel film is gunning for at the 2019 Oscars. Continue reading The King of Wakanda Holds the Oscars’ First Best Picture Nod for a Superhero Film
Just days before the film opens wide to all of
black America, Marvel released the family tree of T’Challa, also known as the Black Panther, for all the world to see.
Call it Panther 101.
With just a week to go, Marvel has released another trailer/featurette for the film, this one focusing on the world of Black Panther—the major players, the conflicts at play, and the comics history that informs it. Featuring commentary from the film’s crew and staff, this trailer walks you through everything you need to know walking into the Afro-futurist superhero epic.