Top Stories

Ryan Coogler to Direct Marvel's 'Black Panther'

Ryan Coogler to Direct Marvel's 'Black Panther'

It’s official: Ryan Coogler will direct Marvel’s upcoming action film Black Panther!

“We are fortunate to have such an esteemed filmmaker join the Marvel family,” producer Kevin Feige said. “The talents Ryan showcased in his first two films easily made him our top choice to direct ‘Black Panther.’ Many fans have waited a long time to see Black Panther in his own film, and with Ryan we know we’ve found the perfect director to bring T’Challa’s story to life.”

Ryan directed the hit films Creed and Fruitvale Station.

Chadwick Boseman will star in the movie, set to hit theaters on February 16, 2018.

Just Jared on Facebook
Photos: Getty
Posted to: Black Panther, Marvel, Ryan Coogler

JJ Links Around The Web

Getty
  • Cardi B hits the town to celebrate her 26th birthday! - TMZ
  • Find out which actress almost played Betty Cooper on Riverdale - Just Jared Jr
  • Loni Love spills the tea on Tamar Braxton's firing from The Real - TooFab
  • Get the scoop on Issa Rae's new movie! - Lainey Gossip
  • Meghan Trainor opens up about her wedding plans - Just Jared Jr
  • Jenna Dewan has no issues with ex Channing Tatum dating Jessie J - Gossip Cop
  • Gina

    Cool.