After Marvel Studios head Kevin Feige introduced that manufacturing on Black Panther: Wakanda Endlessly could be paused whereas Letitia Wright healed from her accidents (that have been extra critical than the studio realized), rumors started swirling that Wright could be fired from the franchise as a consequence of her alleged unvaccinated standing. The actress had beforehand deleted her social media account after sharing a video the place a pastor known as the COVID vaccine the “Mark of the Beast” whereas additionally espousing transphobic views, which solely additional led to hypothesis that she was operating afoul of Marvel.
Nevertheless, these widespread rumors look like unfounded because the BBC experiences that Wright has returned to the set of Wakanda Endlessly and manufacturing has formally resumed on the sequel:
Manufacturing was halted in November however has now resumed, in accordance with Wright’s consultant and Marvel’s father or mother firm Disney. Wright’s spokesperson instructed BBC Information: “Filming resumed this month as deliberate and we’re on schedule.” The movie is because of be launched this November.
As for a way Wright was in a position to fly from London to the U.S. regardless of reportedly being unvaccinated, properly, that has not been addressed, however at this level, it seems to be a idiot’s errand to take a position on her standing with the Black Panther franchise. Regardless of the web’s collective pondering on Wright not returning, that ended up clearly not being the case. Now, the attention-grabbing query is whether or not the sequel will observe the comedian books and — spoilers for individuals who haven’t learn the comics — cross the mantle of the Black Panther all the way down to Wright’s character Shuri, and the way will followers obtain that growth following her anti-vax controversy.