Lupita Nyong’o In Negotiations For BLACK PANTHER

Published on May 13, 2016

Oscar winner LUPITA NYONG’O is in talks to join CHADWICK BOSEMAN in director RYAN COOGLER’s BLACK PANTHER movie.

Lupita Nyong'o (Copy)

The Creed filmmaker is adapting the comic book for the big screen and he wants the 12 Years a Slave star to join him, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

Boseman was introduced as the Black Panther in the new Captain America movie earlier this month (May16).

Lupita Nyong'o. (Copy)

N’yongo’s character has not been revealed, but insiders suggest she’s circling the role of the title character’s love interest.

Black Panther is scheduled to hit cinemas in February, 2018.