On February 1 this year, Marvel Studios’ Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, makes its worldwide streaming debut on Disney+ as the latest entry in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.
Based on the Marvel Comics, the movie explores the world of Wakanda and follows up on the first movie after a gap of nearly four years. Wakanda Forever shows a world and the turmoil in the aftermath of T’Challa’s death, played by the iconic American actor Chadwick Boseman. The streaming release date makes it the longest time: 82 days between the theatrical release and appearing on Disney+ for a Phase 4 MCU offering.
With eight big ticket releases slated for 2023, phase five is expected to continue The Multiverse Saga of the MCU.
Ahead of the release, Proximity Media, in collaboration with Marvel Studios and Marvel Entertainment has released Wakanda Forever: The Official Black Panther Podcast. The first episode is available now on all major podcast platforms such as Apple and Spotify . Five additional episodes will be available weekly beginning January 18.
In Marvel Studios’ Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, Queen Ramonda (Angela Bassett), Shuri (Letitia Wright), M’Baku (Winston Duke), Okoye (Danai Gurira) and the Dora Milaje fight to protect their nation from intervening world powers after King T’Challa’s death. As the Wakandans strive to embrace new beginnings, the heroes must band together with the help of War Dog Nakia (Lupita Nyong’o) and Everett Ross (Martin Freeman). Together they help forge a new path for the kingdom of Wakanda.
In addition, the star cast includes Dominique Thorne, Michaela Coel, Mabel Cadena and Alex Livinalli. The Mexican actor Tenoch Huerta plays Namor, a ruler of a nation hidden beneath the waves.
It was produced by Kevin Feige and Nate Moore, and Ryan Coogler has directed it.. The latest MCU offering released on November 11 2022. Furthermore, the movie has raked in 822 Million US$ worldwide after a record breaking opening weekend and decent Christmas holiday weekend run.