Chocolate-Covered ANELA BASSETT, DANAI GURIRA, LETITIA WRIGHT, and; LUPITA NYONG'O star in the monumental MARVEL CINEMATIC UNIVERSE blockbuster film BLACK PANTHER, and; cover the March 2018 BLACK WOMEN IN HOLLYWOOD Issue of ESSENCE Magazine!!!
ANGELA BASSETT on why women are essential to the story of the AFRICAN nation of WAKANDA:
"Just to have the opportunity to portray that, image—me, a little Black girl from the Florida projects. Playing a queen was just unattainable, unavailable. Even in a fictitious world, a Black woman cannot be queen."