Marvel’s Black Panther has added another top-line name to its cast – Angela Bassett.
The Boyz n the Hood and Malcolm X actress, also recently seen in American Horror Story, will play Ramonda, mother of T’Challa AKA Black Panther.
Bassett joins an already stellar cast, including Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Forest Whitaker, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira, Daniel Kaluuya, Winston Duke and Florence Kasumba. Ryan Coogler directs.
Black Panther is due for release on 16 February 2018.