MICHAELA COEL
Total Film|September 2021
IS HEADING TO WAKANDA…

When Michaela Coel starred in Charlie Brooker’s peak Black Mirror outing, ‘USS Callister’, she showed a flair for making lofty tech-talk accessible. “Fucking gizmo,” indeed. That flair and other talents besides should see the TV star right for her next mission: a visit to fresh blockbuster frontiers.

Who Coel will play in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever is as yet unconfirmed. But whoever it is, the East London-born actor is a lightning-in-a-bottle catch for the Ryan Coogler-directed sequel.

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