It’s official: Black Panther will make an appearance in Avengers: Infinity War. The massive Marvel blockbuster went into production earlier this year, and work has yet to slow down on the feature. Stars like Robert Downey Jr. and Tom Holland have been busy with the film, and it looks like yet another star is now caught up in its orbit. Chadwick Boseman is now on the set of Avengers: Infinity War, and he is ready to drag his claws out.
Taking to Twitter, Boseman posted a short video from the set of Avengers: Infinity War which confirms Black Panther’s role. “Here we go…” Boseman captioned the clip.
In the video, fans are shown a brief shot of the Avengers: Infinity War set. A trio of chairs are shown which boast the names of Steve Rogers, Natasha Romanoff, and finally T’Challa. A hand drum can be seen sitting in front of Boseman’s seat, and fans are wondering if the set is part of a scene in Wakanda.
With the Black Panther on-board, the hero adds yet another body to the massive cast Avengers: Infinity War boasts. Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Pom Klementieff, Vin Diesel, and Karen Gillan have all spoken out about their role in the film. A stand-in model for Rocket was also seen on the film’s set. As the for the Avengers, the whole gang is expected to return for the film, and set videos of Scarlet Witch and Vision recently hit the Internet.
You can check out the first synopsis for Avengers: Infinity War below:
“As the Avengers and their allies have continued to protect the world from threats too large for any one hero to handle, a new danger has emerged from the cosmic shadows: Thanos. A despot of intergalactic infamy, his goal is to collect all six Infinity Stones, artifacts of unimaginable power, and use them to inflict his twisted will on all of reality. Everything the Avengers have fought for has led up to this moment - the fate of Earth and existence itself has never been more uncertain.”
Avengers: Infinity War is described by Marvel Studios as the culmination of everything in the Marvel Cinematic Universe since Iron Man in 2008. The movie is filming now under directors Anthony and Joe Russo, from a screenplay by Christopher Markus and Stephen McFeely.
The expansive confirmed cast includes Robert Downey, Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Jeremy Renner, Scarlett Johansson, Tom Holland, Elizabeth Olsen, Paul Bethany, Sebastian Stan, Benedict Cumberbatch, Benedict Wong, Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Karen Gillan, Vin Diesel, Dave Bautista, Bradley Cooper, Pom Klementieff, and Josh Brolin as the villain Thanos. Avengers: Infinity War and its as-yet-untitled sequel are filming back-to-back for a May 4, 2018 and May 3, 2019 release, respectively.
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