Wesley Snipes Is ‘Ecstatic’ About Marvel’s Black Panther

Blade actor Wesley Snipes tried and failed to make his own Black Panther movie in the 1990s, but he says he's 'ecstatic' about Marvel's Black Panther.

Wesley Snipes is overjoyed that a Black Panther movie is finally releasing in theaters. Getting the King of Wakanda onto the big screen hasn’t been an easy journey for Hollywood. Columbia Pictures attempted their own Black Panther adaptation in the early 1990s with Snipes in the lead role, but since they were having trouble finding an appropriate writer and director, Snipes ended up abandoning ...