During a recent interview, theOscar award actress Lupita Nyong'o talked about the changes Ryan Coogler had to make to the script for Black Panther 2 due to the untimely death of Chadwick Boseman, confirming that the changes will be "respectful" towards the late actor.
"People will ask me, 'Are you excited to be back?' And enthusiasm isn't exactly the right word. I feel like I'm in a very thoughtful and meditative state when it comes to Black Panther 2. His death is still extremely hard for me. And they can't even imagine what it will be like to be on set. and don't have him there with us, " Nakia's interpreter told Yahoo !.
Nyong'o continued expressing her own trust in Coogler: "At the same time, however, we have Ryan as the leader. He also feels the same feelings as we do and feels the loss in a very, very real way. His idea, the way he reshaped the second film, is really respectful of the loss we experienced. everyone as a cast and as a whole world. So we feel spiritually and emotionally good doing it. "
Speaking of the sequel, in recent days the director confirmed that the filming of Black Panther 2 will take place in Georgia despite the criticized SB202 law. The film will debut in theaters at July 2022.