Forest Whitaker Cast in ‘Black Panther’

Marvel’s Black Panther, which is arguably the most anticipated film right now, has added another all star to their cast. The cast is already star-studded, with Chadwick Boseman, Lupita Nyong’o, Michael B. Jordan, Erik Killmonger and more outstanding actors. 


It is confirmed that Academy Award winner Forest Whitaker will be joining the cast and portraying Zuri. Zuri is an elder stateman in Wakanda. 

Black Panther is directed by Creed director Ryan Coogler. The script is being co-penned by Joe Robert Cole, and produced by the great Kevin Feige. 

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