Sterling K. Brown Enters the Black Panther

Posted by January 6, 2017 Comment

By Joe Glass

The cast for Marvel Studios’ Black Panther just keeps getting bigger and more star-studded, and the new addition is no different.

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Joining next year’s hotly anticipated Marvel Cinematic Universe entry is Sterling K. Brown, winner of the Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Limited Series or Movie Primetime Emmy Award for his portrayal of Christopher Darden in FX’s The People V. O J Simpson: An American Crime Story. He has also previously starred in Whiskey Tango Foxtrot, This is Us and Person of Interest.

Brown will be playing N’Jobu, described as ‘a figure from T’Challa aka Black Panther’s past’.

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Black Panther is set for release in February 16, 2018 starring Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Angela Bassett, Lupita Nyong’o and Forest Whitaker.

(Last Updated January 6, 2017 6:37 am )

About Joe Glass

Joe Glass has been contributing to Bleeding Cool for about four years. He's been a roaming reporter at shows like SDCC and NYCC, and also has a keen LGBTQ focus, with his occasional LGBTQ focus articles, Tales from the Four Color Closet. He is also now Bleeding Cool's Senior Mutant Correspondent thanks to his obsession with Marvel's merry mutants.

Joe is also a comics creator, writer of LGBTQ superhero team series, The Pride, the first issue of which was one of the Top 25 ComiXology Submit Titles of 2014. He is also a co-writer on Stiffs, a horror comedy series set in South Wales about call centre workers who hunt the undead by night. One happens to be a monkey. Just because.

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