Now, with the Black Panther movie on the horizon (check out Meredith's description of the Comic Con footage!), Marvel animation have made a decision to lean all the way in to Wakandan side of things.
Fans went wild for the exclusive sneak peek at the upcoming superhero pic, featuring star Chadwick Boseman T'Challa intercepting a sketchy vibranium trade between Andy Serkis' Klaw and Martin Freeman's Everett.
Although she didn't go into specifics, Danai Guria explained that Okoye, a member of the Dora Milaje and a personal bodyguard to T'Challa, is driven by her love of her nation and of her people.
In his standalone film, Black Panther, whose real name is T'Challa, king of Wakanda, a fictional African country, returns to his home after the events of Captain America: Civil War only to find his sovereignty challenged by many factions in his country.
"He's still mourning his father's death. It's a transition period that gets interrupted, and he's struggling with the type of king he wants to be". The film is being directed by Ryan Coogler known for 2015 film Creed. Nyong'o plays a spy who is sent out into the world and reports back what she has learned. "Wakanda needs to know what's going on in the world, the world doesn't need to know what's going on in Wakanda", said the Oscar victor.
Coogler said he'd always had a fondness for comic books, and found "Black Panther" at a pivotal moment.
Of his latest project, Coogler said: "I grew up as a young Black kid in the Bay Area". "To be here ... is wonderful", Coogler said, adding that he wants the movie to show "someone who got his power from the people around him and his history". "This show will show the world what Black Panther is all about".
Marvel Studios also teased its third "Thor" film, "Thor: Ragnarok", which has quite a different and more irreverent tone from previous installments, and hits theatres in November.
Letitia Wright plays Shur, T'Challa's sister and a technical genius. The years have shown Professor X and Magneto have a rather interesting relationship, and Fox's movie franchise only took their feud to another level.
So, they cut his hair, take his hammer away and pit him against Jeff Goldblum and Cate Blanchett. The film also stars Cate Blanchett as the death-obsessed Hela, Tessa Thompson as hero Valkyrie, Jeff Goldblum as the eccentric Grandmaster and Karl Urban as Skurge. Though it's unclear when or if the footage will be revealed to the public, they did share a brand new poster.
Former defense secretaries Donald Rumsfeld and Dick Cheney were among a host of officials attending the commissioning ceremony. The U.S. must reform the defense acquisitions process to "ensure we get the best equipment at the best prices", he said.
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That, my friends, is something worth fighting for, especially when women are so frequently underestimated on Game of Thrones . As part of the annual Game of Thrones panel at Comic-Con International, HBO dropped a new trailer for the seventh season.
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Israel explained the installation security considerations after a week ago near the Temple mount was killed two Israeli policemen. Witnesses cited by the agency said Sharaf was shot in the neck, although the precise circumstances have not been confirmed.
"In conversation with the chief today, she and I agreed that she would step aside to make way for new leadership", Hodges said . But that doesn't explain the death of an unarmed woman in pajamas dying as she approaches a police vehicle .
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Israel not budging on mosque metal detectors
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US Refuses $50 Million In Reimbursements To Pakistan
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US Air Strike Accidentally Kills 16 Afghan Security Forces
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