Black Panther’s star Chadwick Boseman and director Ryan Coogler grace the cover of the latest Variety Magazine. The issue was released to much of a celebrated response. The gentlemen have been on a whirlwind press tour promoting the already cultural phenomenon Black Panther which will see its release nationwide on February 16th.
Black Panther is the first time that a major studio has greenlit a black superhero movie with an African-American director and a primarily black cast. The cast includes a who’s who among black actors including Forest Whitaker, Angela Bassett, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira and Letitia Wright as Shuri, the princess of the fictional African country Wakanda.
As of today, the movie has a 100 percent score on the highly coveted film review site Rotten Tomatoes.
The two leading men are pictured in a very casual stylish manner which is a drastic change from the amazing superhero costumes that were adorned in the blockbuster.
Check out the latest issue of Variety (Variety Link)