T’challa Is Confirmed By Disney To Be Dead In Black Panther 2

Whenever Black Panther debuted in theatres in February 2018, it quickly established itself as one of the most influential and significant comic book films of all time

T’Challa has already passed away by the time Black Panther: Wakanda Forever starts, according to the official Disney press release

The Black Panther movie series’ handling of losing its star actor has been the subject of fan speculation after the untimely death of Chadwick Boseman in August 2020

Apparently demonstrates how T’Challa’s demise would take place between both the events of Black Panther: Wakanda Forever and Avengers: Endgame

Wakandan king T’Challa is died. With both the November release of Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, the death of T’Challa will already have occurred at the start of the film

The fact that T’Challa’s demise (presumably) occurs off-screen enables them to open their movie with that homage and focus the narrative on what will happen to Wakanda

Lupita Nyong’o, who plays the lead role in Wright and Nakia, was questioned by ET Canada about how the franchise can continue without the late Chadwick Boseman