Caribbean represented in blockbuster movie, ‘Black Panther’

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Caribbean people, from the Bahamas to Guyana, are among the actors in the  highly acclaimed, superhero movie, Black Panther, which premiered in the US over the weekend.

Produced by Marvel Studios, the movie features actors who were born in Guyana – Letitia Wright and Shaunette Renee Wilson; Grenada – Sydelle Noel;  The Bahamas – Jason Elwood Hanna; and Trinidad and Tobago – Winston Duke; and a Brazilian of Jamaican heritage – Nabiyah Be.

They appear alongside stars such as Angela Bassett, Forest Whitaker, and Lupita Nyong’o.

The movie, which broke box office records, swelled regional pride with several news outlets reporting over the past few days on the roles the Caribbean actors played.

Read More at: The Karibbean Kollective

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