The box off phenomenon Black Panther just might get a new face joining the cast in the sequel. Atlanta creator Donald Glover has been in talks with director Ryan Coogler and his contributions to the sequel.
Metro reports Coogler has been in “informal talks” with the “This Is America,” rapper for a possible role in the highly-anticipated Marvel flick.
“Ryan Coogler is currently mapping out Black Panther’s sequel and has written in a number of new characters that movie-goers will be introduced to when it premieres,” a source shared with Metro. “One of those characters, if he gets his wish, will be played by [Donald Glover’s musical alter ego] Childish Gambino. Nothing is set in stone but ‘informal talks’ [are happening] between Ryan, Gambino and reps from Marvel and Disney to see if they can make it happen.”
Glover spoke with ET that he and brother, Stephen Glover, and stated that he and his brother actually mad comedic writing contributions to the first installment.