The teaser trailer for Marvel’s Black Panther took the internet by storm last week. Racking up 89 million views in its first 24 hours. While hype for the film is at an all time high, a star of the film has just been confirmed to appear in the upcoming Avengers: Infinity War. Danai Gurira, who will be portraying Okoye is set to cameo.
The news comes via Deadline. Gurira is well known for portraying the character Michonne on the hit AMC series, The Walking Dead. She is also in the upcoming Tupac biopic, All Eyez On Me.
Okoye, who Gurira is set to portray in Black Panther is the leader of the Dora Milaje. Who are an elite group of women who defend the King of Wakanda. They are prominently featured in the teaser trailer and it appears we will see them again come next May in Avengers: Infinity War.
Avengers: Infinity War hits theaters May 4, 2018