As the present Marvel Black Panther series, which began in 2016, ended on May 26, Marvel Studios has finally decided to launch a new series with John Ridley who is the screenwriter. Marvel on Tuesday confirmed the new Black Panther series, which will begin in August 2021, with a new team of creatives. The new series will be drawn by Juann Cabal. John Ridley is an Oscar-winning screenwriter. He won the Academy Award for the 2013 film “12 Years a Slave”.
The present Marvel Black Panther series has been written and created by Ta Nehisi Coates.
The New Marvel Black Panther Series To Launch This August
Marvel Studios announced on Tuesday the current Black Panther series to be written by John Ridley and will be drawn by Juann Cabal. The new series has been announced as the present series, which began in 2016, will conclude on May 26.
Black Panther is the first Black superhero in mainstream comics that was created in 1966 and is from Wakanda, a fictional country in Africa. In his country, Black Panther is called T’Challa.
John Ridley Is Excited For The New Series
In an interview, John Ridley said he is keen for the chance to write the hero.
Affirming about the plot of the current Marvel Black Panther series, Ridley asserted,
The writer affirmed the audience that while writing the series he took inspiration from the friendship he had with his childhood friends.
John Ridley Says “The New Series Will Reflect Black People's Fight”
John Ridley affirmed that he also wanted to reflect upon the last year. He said,