Sometimes a casting call for a movie will reveal more about the production than perhaps the studio intended, as was the case with the casting calls for Power Rangers and Captain America: Civil War. Now the same casting call website behind the Captain America: Civil War reveal has posted the casting call for another Marvel film, Black Panther, and it’s filled with new information that may or may not be true. Sometimes these casting calls include details that are subject to change.
One big reveal: John Boyega (Star Wars: The Force Awakens) has been cast in the movie, according to the full casting call at Movie Casting Call, which was something that we’d heard both rumors and denials about last week. The casting call also confirms Lupita Nyong’o and Michael B. Jordan have been cast, and it confirms the return of Ulysses Klaw (Andy Serkis) and Everett K. Ross (Martin Freeman).
The casting call also offers a rundown of characters being cast, and this roster is looking amazing. For starters, the character we suspected Nyong’o may play — T’Challa’s love interest Monica Lynne — is listed among the cast here. The rest of the cast list reveals we may be seeing Okoye, White Wolf, Erik Killmonger, Reverend Achebe (and his puppet!), and Man-Ape, among many more. Here’s part of the cast breakdown from Movie Casting Call: