Danai Gurira will reprise her Black Panther role as Okoye, leader of the elite bodyguards the Dora Milaj, in the coming Avengers: Infinity War film. She joins previously announced Black Panther stars Chadwick Boseman, Winston Duke and Letitia Wright in the film.
Instagram images point suggest a few scenes in Infinity War will be set in Wakanda.
The Avengers: Infinity War cast includes Robert Downey Jr., Josh Brolin, Mark Ruffalo, Tom Hiddleston, Chris Evans, Chris Hemsworth, Jeremy Renner, Chris Pratt, Elizabeth Olsen, Sebastian Stan, Benedict Cumberbatch, Paul Bettany, Samuel L. Jackson, Cobie Smulders, Benedict Wong, Zoe Saldana, Karen Gillan, Vin Diesel, Dave Bautista, Pom Klementieff, Scarlett Johansson, Tom Holland and Anthony Mackie. The film hits theaters May 4, 2018.