Moviegoers gathered to theaters this weekend to see the extremely expected Marvel offering Black Panther, which is on speed to smash ticket office records with a $218 million four-day opening. Amongst the fired up movie fans was none besides TELEVISION icon Oprah Winfrey, who fell for the wonderful world of Wakanda and called the motion picture “phenomenal.”
“Just saw it with Stedman,” Winfrey tweeted Saturday night. “It’s Phenomenal!! Layers and layers of it. [Wakanda] ForEveeeerrrr! #BlackPanther.”
The historical Marvel task is directed by Ryan Coogler and includes a practically totally black cast, consisting of Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’ o, Danai Gurira, Letitia Wright, Angela Bassett, Forest Whitaker, and John Kani.
Winfrey has actually long been a supporter for representation and variety in Hollywood, which she pointed out throughout her headline-making Golden Globes speech last month. She will next be seen on the cinema in Ava DuVernay’s A Wrinkle in Time, sharing the screen with Mindy Khaling, Reese Witherspoon, and beginner Storm Reid.Related youtube video: (not from post)