7:05am PT by Ashley Lee
'Black Panther' Trailer Previews Chadwick Boseman's Wakanda Kingdom
Marvel has dropped a new trailer for Black Panther, and it offers a thorough preview of the kingdom of Wakanda.
Ryan Coogler directs the superhero movie, starring Chadwick Boseman as T'Challa, who returns home after the death of his father to rule over Wakanda, a technologically advanced African nation. The trailer offers a closer look at his journey to succeed the throne as king and defend the nation state as the titular hero.
Lupita Nyong'o, Michael B. Jordan, Angela Bassett, Sterling K. Brown, Danai Gurira, Forest Whitaker, Phylicia Rashad, Andy Serkis and Martin Freeman are also among the ensemble cast of the origin story.
Black Panther hits theaters Feb. 16.