‘Black Panther’ Projected For $100 Million Opening
The projections for “Black Panther” are in and they’re impressive! According to reports, the Marvel-Disney film is projected to open in the $100 million to $120 million range in the US, for the four-day Presidents Day weekend.
As previously reported, advance ticket sales for the Chadwick Boseman led film set a new record for Fandango as the top seller among Marvel Cinematic Universe movies in the first 24 hours, topping “Captain America: Civil War.”
The movie is also becoming one of the three most-watched Marvel trailers in its first 24 hours. It stars Chadwick Boseman as T’Challa / Black Panther alongside Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira, Martin Freeman, Daniel Kaluuya, Letitia Wright, Winston Duke, Angela Bassett, Forest Whitaker, and Andy Serkis.
See the trailer below.
“Black Panther” opens Feb. 16.