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Forest Whitaker Joins the Cast of 'Black Panther'

Forest Whitaker Joins the Cast of 'Black Panther'

Forest Whitaker has joined the cast of Marvel’s upcoming flick Black Panther, according to Variety.

The 55-year-old actor joins newly announced cast members Daniel Kaluuya and Florence Kasumba.

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The film’s all-star cast also includes Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o and Danai Gurir and will be directed by Ryan Coogler.

Black Panther follows the prince of the African nation of Wakanda, who takes over the throne after his father’s murder.

It’s set to hit theaters on February 16, 2018.

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