There were rumors that Chadwick Boseman, who died in August, would still be seen in the sequel of Black Panther. But Marvel is now denying those rumors. “There is only one Chadwick and he is no longer there”, it sounds.
Actor Chadwick Boseman passed away on August 28, 2020 from the effects of cancer. The actor was told in 2016 that he had colon cancer, but never made it public. He was 43 years old.
Marvel fans will of course know Chadwick Boseman as T’Challa or Black Panther. He played that role since 2016 and was first seen in that role in Captain America: Civil War. Later he also appeared as Black Panther in the movies Black Panther, Avengers: Infinity War and Avengers: Endgame.
The sequel will be in 2022 Black Panther planned. In recent weeks, rumors have circulated that Chadwick Boseman would posthumously appear in that film as a digital version of himself. But those rumors are now being quelled by Marvel itself.
“There is only one Chadwick”
Marvel producer Victoria Alonso explained in an interview with Clarin from Argentina that it was never their idea to have a digital version of Chadwick Boseman appear in the film. “No, there is only one Chadwick and he is gone. Unfortunately, our king died in the real world, not just fiction. ”
About Black Panther 2 she cannot solve much yet as not much is known about the story. “We’re taking our time to look at how we can return to this story and what we can do to honor this chapter. What happened was so unexpected, so painful, so terrible. We have to think carefully about what we are going to do and how we are going to do it. And think how we will honor him in the franchise. ”