‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’ Stars Talk New Movie and Chadwick Boseman’s Impact

Ahead of the release of ‘Black Panther: Wakanda Forever,’ the director and cast sat down for a wide-ranging conversation on SiriusXM.

Matt Simeone
November 9, 2022

Ahead of the release of Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, the director and cast of the highly anticipated Marvel movie sat down with Sway Calloway, Heather B and Tracy G on their SiriusXM show, Sway in the Morning with Heather B and Tracy G.

During the exclusive Town Hall, filmmaker Ryan Coogler and stars Lupita Nyong’o, Letitia Wright, Danai Gurira and Winston Duke previewed the Black Panther sequel and remembered Chadwick Boseman, the star of the acclaimed first installment who passed away in 2020.

“He taught us by not telling us what he was going through,” Coogler said of Boseman. “His impact on the world is going to be felt forever.”

Coogler, Nyong’o, Wright, Gurira and Duke reflected on the profound impact Boseman had as the titular Black Panther. They also talked about their own characters, discussed why Coogler’s the secret to the franchise’s success, explained how Hollywood has evolved since the first movie, and more.

Related: Binge ‘The History of Marvel Comics: Black Panther’ SiriusXM Podcast Series

How to Listen

Hear the premiere of the Town Hall during Sway in the Morning with Heather B and Tracy G on Shade 45 (Ch. 45) on Thursday, November 10, at 11am ET. Additionally, catch replays of the special on Shade 45 throughout the week, or stream audio and video of it on the SXM App after its debut.

Click here to stream Shade 45 on SiriusXM

Plus, watch clips from the Town Hall below.

About Black Panther 2

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever premieres in the United States on November 11. In the movie, Queen Ramonda, Shuri, M’Baku, Okoye and the Dora Milaje fight to protect their nation from intervening world powers in the wake of King T’Challa’s death. As the Wakandans strive to embrace their next chapter, the heroes must band together with Nakia and Everett Ross to forge a new path for their beloved kingdom.

Check out the official trailer here.

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