Coogler explained how his perception of the classic Marvel hero has been shaped by Ta-Nehisi Coates' best-selling comic book series.
The actress will star alongside Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan and Lupita Nyong'o in the 2018 Marvel Studios film.
COMIC REEL: "Black Panther" Is Coogler's "Most Personal Movie To Date"; Rogen Explores "Preacher's" Theology
Director Ryan Coogler says he's "obsessed" with Black Panther; Seth Rogen talks up "Preacher's" unique humor and more.
COMIC REEL: "Captain America: Civil War" Writers Talk "Mechanics," Importance of Black Panther, Spider-Man
There could be no "Civil War" without Wakanda, but how vital was "Underoos" to the story?
Marvel Studios President Kevin Feige promises the 2018 film will feature "among the best ensembles we've ever had."
COMIC REEL: Will Smith Reveals Plan To Become Batman; "Civil War" Writers Debunk Multiple Endings Rumor
Smith says he wouldn't mind for Deadshot to fill in for Bruce Wayne; Markus & McFeely say "Civil War" only filmed one ending.
Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige revealed that Coogler helped "Civil War" screenwriters Chris Markus and Steve McFeely develop Black Panther.
Kevin Feige revealed that acclaimed "Black Panther" director Ryan Coogler is also working on the script for the upcoming Marvel Studios film.
COMIC REEL: Russos Clarify "Avengers: Infinity War's" Character Count, Give "Civil War" Post-Production Update
Directors Joe and Anthony Russo discuss the shooting schedule for "Infinity War" and "Civil War's" large-scale VFX and more.
Director Ryan Coogler says "Black Panther" is just as personal to him as his previous films, "Creed" and "Fruitvale Station."
COMIC REEL: "Wonder Woman's" Wright Training To "Be A Super Hero"; Pine Was Never Offered "Green Lantern"
Robin Wright missed the Golden Globes because of "Wonder Woman" training; Chris Pine says he never discussed "Green Lantern" and more.
Following months of rumors about his involvement, Marvel has confirmed that "Creed" director Ryan Coogler will helm "Black Panther."
Sylvester Stallone reveals he and director Ryan Coogler have discussed an idea that could see Carl Weathers reprise his role as Apollo Creed.
With Ryan Coogler reportedly directing Marvel's "Black Panther" movie, Joseph Illidge considers a similar rumor earlier this year.
"Krampus" gave Katniss a run for her money but "The Hunger Games: Mockingjay--Part 2" won the weekend with $18.6M, its third straight top finish.
Tom Hiddleston lifts Mjolnir in an unused "Dark World" scene and Marvel looks to get into the ring with "Creed" director.
A new report contends the acclaimed "Creed" and "Fruitvale Station" director is in negotiations with Marvel Studios to helm 2018's "Black Panther."
Michael B. Jordan and Sylvester Stallone deliver a "Rocky" movie that's true to its roots, yet fresh, and sure to deliver an emotional K-O.
Ryan Coogler weighs in on the importance of a director's race when it comes to Marvel's first film with a black lead.