Anthony Mackie Doesn't Think Marvel's Black Panther Movie Needs A Black Director! Read What He Said & See If You Agree!
Chadwick Boseman has played many historic roles — the actor portrayed James Brown in 2014's Get on Up, and Jackie Robinson in 2013's 42!
But when the Captain America: Civil War star suits up as the Black Panther in the 2018 film based on the superhero, he will be the first black actor to play the leading role in a film within the Marvel Cinematic Universe!
This highly anticipated superhero flick comes on the cusp of Hollywood's effort in diversifying mainstream films — which has caused fans and critics alike to call on Marvel to hire a black director to help the Black Panther movie!
But Anthony Mackie, who plays the Falcon — one of Marvel's most prominent black heroes on the big-screen — argues that race shouldn't be a factor in helming the action flick! In a recent interview, he said:
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