We may have confirmation that Chadwick Boseman will first appear in The Avengers: Age Of Ultron as T’Challa.
Marvel Studios president and producer Kevin Feige previously made mention that we’ll see Boseman first suit up in Captain America: Civil War, which could be mean first in costume as Black Panther.
Now in a recent interview, Chadwick Boseman may have slipped he will first appear in The Avengers 2.
Boseman is asked if there is a director with his response being:
“There is a director on the movies I am introduced, but not for Black Panther.”
Of note is Boseman stated “movies.”
Joss Whedon is directing The Avengers 2 and the Russo Bros. are directing Cap 3.
It’s long been speculated that Black Panther (or T’Challa) would be featured in The Avengers 2 as Josh Whedon did film in South Africa. Black Panther’s home is the fictional Marvel African nation of Wakanda. It’s also speculated that Ultron might be seeking out Wakanda to acquire the Marvel fictional metal vibranium. In addiiton, it’s thought Andy Serkis is playing the Black Panther villain, The Klaw.
The Avengers 2 hits May 1, 2105; Captain America 3 on May 5, 2016, Black Panther on November 3, 2017.
“The Avengers: Age Of Ultron” hits May 1, 2015 directed by Joss Whedon starring Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Scarlett Johansson, Mark Ruffalo, Jeremy Renner, Samuel L. Jackson, Elizabeth Olsen as Scarlet Witch, Aaron Taylor-Johnson as Quicksilver, Paul Bettany as Vision, with James Spader as Ultron.
When Tony Stark tries to jumpstart a dormant peacekeeping program, things go awry and Earth’s Mightiest Heroes, including Iron Man, Captain America, Thor, The Incredible Hulk, Black Widow and Hawkeye, are put to the ultimate test as the fate of the planet hangs in the balance. As the villainous Ultron emerges, it is up to The Avengers to stop him from enacting his terrible plans, and soon uneasy alliances and unexpected action pave the way for an epic and unique global adventure.
The Avengers 2 Extended Trailer: