Marvel Announces Title for “Black Panther” Sequel

Marvel Studios announced this week that the title of the Black Panther sequel will be “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.” It will be released July 8, 2022.

By Tribune Staff

NASHVILLE, TN — The title for the forthcoming “Black Panther” sequel has been announced. Marvel revealed this week the new film will be titled that the titled “Black Panther: Wakanda Forever.” It will be released July 8, 2022. Filmmaker Ryan Coogler reworked the script following Chadwick Boseman’s passing. One of its stars Lupita Nyong’o noted recently, “the way which he has reshaped the second movie is so respectful of the loss we’ve all experienced as a cast and as a world.”

The studio also revealed the next ‘Captain Marvel II’ is titled ‘The Marvels.’ They announced release dates for “Ant-Man 3” and “Guardians of the Galaxy 3.””The Marvels” once more stars Brie Larson.  It also will include teenage hero Ms. Marvel (Iman Vellani), who will first be introduced in her own Disney+ show. Actor Teyonah Parris, a breakout from WandaVision, also stars as Monica Rambeau. The Marvels will be released Nov. 11, 2022, and is from filmmaker Nia Dacosta.

Release dates were also announced for filmmaker Peyton Reed’s “Ant-Man and the Wasp: Quantumania,” (Feb. 17, 2023), and James Gunn’s “Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3,” (May 5, 2023).

A compilation trailer reel was released this week as well. It includes the first footage from “The Eternals,” the Nov. 5 film from Oscar winning “Nomadland” filmmaker Chloé Zhao. It also features looks at “Black Widow,” which becomes Marvel Studios’ first theatrical release in two years in July, and the upcoming “Shang-Chi and the Legend of the Ten Rings,” out Sept. 3.