Directed by Anthony Russo and Joe Russo, Avengers: Infinity War stars Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Mark Ruffalo, Scarlett Johansson, Jeremy Renner, Elizabeth Olsen, Paul Bettany, Chris Pratt, Zoe Saldana, Dave Bautista, Bradley Cooper, Vin Diesel, Pom Klementieff, Karen Gillan, Sean Gunn, Benedict Cumberbatch, Tom Holland, Sebastian Stan, Chadwick Boseman, Benedict Wong, Tom Hiddleston, Benicio Del Toro, Danai Gurira and Josh Brolin. Here's what Tom Holland had to say about Wakanda and Shuri. And with Marvel Studios reportedly set to make big changes following Avengers: Infinity War and its sequel, it seems like a no-brainer to increase her presence across the MCU.
He told Entertainment Weekly magazine: "I think Peter would love it".
How exactly she'll factor into Joe and Anthony Russo's event movie now remains a mystery, but we already know that she'll be meeting up with many of Earth's Mightiest Heroes, and we can't wait to see her interacting with them. "There's some great moments in the comics where Peter ends up there [in Wakanda]". So as Parker looks at Stark with starry-eyes in Spider-Man: Homecoming and Captain America: Civil War, it's nearly certain he'll be doing the same for the Wakandan princess. And Letitia [who plays Shuri] and I have become really good friends over the previous year and a bit.
"I think Peter would love it", the actor said. It would be brilliant to have our characters meet up, it would be so amusing. "I think to him, he would view it as a potentially utopian model".
Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige also revealed in an interview that Wakanda will be an "anchor point" for Marvel's Phase 4 slate, so we could certainly be seeing much more of T'challa and the rest of these Wakandan characters throughout Phase 4, which will also include Guardians of the Galaxy Vol. 3.
'There have been plenty of those conversations as we were putting together the first Black Panther.