Marvel is continuing to add A-list talent to the already star-studded cast for the upcoming Black Panther film. The studio has announced today via Marvel.com that Emmy winner Sterling K. Brown (The People v. O.J. Simpson) has joined the cast in the role of N’Jobu, a mysterious figure from T’Challah’s past.
Brown joins the exceptional cast which already includes Chadwick Boseman, Forest Whitaker, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira, Daniel Kaluuya, Winston Duke, Florence Kasumba, and Angela Bassett. The film will be directed by Ryan Coogler (Creed, Fruitvale Station).
The film has begins principal photography this month in Atlanta and will shoot up until May.
Marvel’s Black Panther hits theaters February 16, 2018.