Danai Gurira will return as Okoye, general of the army of Dora Milaje, in the upcoming Black Panther: Wakanda Forever movie by Ryan Coogler. The character of Okoye will also be reprised for a spinoff series which is supposed to go up on Disney+. This information has been sourced from DEADLINE.
Disney made no comments about this particular report which has released today. However, it is not a shock if we see Danai Gurira also play a very big role in the Wakanda series, which will soon come up on Disney+. Ryan Coogler is working on the series currently. For the first time, the information about the show was revealed when Proximity Media and the said filmmaker had signed a contract for five years. This contract has included some exclusive deals which the studio is going to offer.
Danai Gurira will return as Okoye in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever and also in the Disney+ Origin Wakanda Series
A few days back, we saw that Florence Kasumba of the Black Panther had returned in her character on Disney+. She was found returning in her role on The Falcon and the Winter Soldier on Disney+. Over here, she too was a part of the Dora Milaje like Danai Gurira.
There is still a lot of time for the movie to release. Therefore, the release date has been fixed as the 8th of July, 2022. The report about the actress came out today on the profile of a Hollywood Reporter. There were also details about Jamie Mandelbaum, who is actually the attorney of Danai Gurira. Further reports were there about Jackoway, Austen, Tyerman, Wertheimer, Mandelbaum, Morris, Bernstein, Trattner, and Klein.