Black Panther: New Character Posters And Your Guide To Who's Who In The Next Marvel Blockbuster

Introduced on film in Captain America: Civil War, Marvel Comics' Black Panther is getting ready for his first solo big screen adventure, with Chadwick Boseman returning in the dual role of T'Challa, the king of Wakanda, and his alter ego, Black Panther. Also starring is Michael B. Jordan (Creed) as his enemy, Erik Killmonger.


Marvel describes the film as follows: "T’Challa who, after the death of his father, the King of Wakanda, returns home to the isolated, technologically advanced African nation to succeed to the throne and take his rightful place as king. But when a powerful old enemy reappears, T’Challa’s mettle as king — and Black Panther — is tested when he is drawn into a formidable conflict that puts the fate of Wakanda and the entire world at risk. Faced with treachery and danger, the young king must rally his allies and release the full power of Black Panther to defeat his foes and secure the safety of his people and their way of life."

What follows is a guide to the main characters of the Black Panther movie and the Black Panther cast who are bringing the superheroes to life.

Scroll down to see the the new character posters and, then, full descriptions of each Black Panther character.