Good news, Marvel fans. Today the comic book company turned movie powerhouse announced production has begun on Black Panther. The upcoming film stars Chadwick Boseman, who has already portrayed Black Panther in last year’s Captain America: Civil War. The film also stars Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira, Martin Freeman, Daniel Kaluuya, Forest Whitaker, Andy Serkis, and Angela Bassett. The film also includes Letitia Wright, Winston Duke, Florence Kasumba, Sterling K. Brown, and John Kani.
Here’s the official synopsis from Marvel:
“Black Panther” follows T’Challa who, after the events of “Captain America: Civil War,” returns home to the isolated, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to take his place as King. However, when an old enemy reappears on the radar, T’Challa’s mettle as King and Black Panther is tested when he is drawn into a conflict that puts the entire fate of Wakanda and the world at risk.
The film will be shot in Atlanta and South Korea. Black Panther comes to theaters February 2018.