Despite Nollywood actress Funke Akindele not being in the ‘Black Panther‘ movie as widely speculated due to the action of hackers, there were still some high profile Nigerian actors in the movie. We all know Nigerian actors to be one of the most talented in Africa, forget those from Ghana, they are not yet at the level of Nigeria actors.
‘Black Panther‘ has been 2018’s most-anticipated movie and it’s already breaking records with it’s premiere around the world but who are the Nigerians in the ‘Black Panther‘ movie?
Let’s take a look at them below.
Sope Aluko is a talented actress, a mother of two who had her drama education at the London Academy of Music and Dramatic Arts (LAMDA). She has acted in The Good Lie, 96 minutes and Identity Thief.
She played the role of Shaman.
Tunde hails from Lagos, he moved to the United States with his family in 1997. He is a registered nurse and studied the Eric Morris Process of Acting. He is a Border Tribesman (uncredited) in the Black Panther movie.
Black Panther is the first all-black feature cast and director movie. It has been embraced by the black community as a big break for all blacks.