Fantastic Four and Creed star Michael B. Jordan has joined the cast of Marvel’s Black Panther.
The film will have Jordan reteaming with Creed and Fruitvale Station director Ryan Coogler for a third time.
Jordan joins star Chadwick Boseman, who plays the titular Black Panther, also known as King T’Challa of Wakanda. Boseman made his debut as T'Challa in Captain America: Civil War.
According to reports, Lupita Nyong’o is also in negotiations to join the film’s cast.
Jordan’s role remains unknown, but rumor has it he could be playing a villain. Marvel had no comment on the report.
Jordan is the second actor to play the Human Torch for Fox to later be recruited by Marvel for a different role, following Marvel’s Captain America, Chris Evans.
Check out when Black Panther and other movies are coming out in ComicBook.com's Movie Release Schedule.
Did you see Captain America: Civil War? Want a chance to win a Hot Toys 1/6th scale Captain America figure from the movie? Head on over to the ComicBook.com Movie Database page and rate the movie to enter!