We out here! The hype is definitely the real!
The community wasn’t playing when we said we would make sure Black Panther dominates the box office. Tickets for the film went on sale suddenly on Monday night and the squad went in. According to The Hollywood Reporter, in a matter of just 24 hours, Black Panther has set the record for the highest amount of ticket pre-sales for a Marvel film. Outselling Captain America: Civil War. The film still has a month to go before its release and it’s already breaking records.
Lupita N’yongo took to twitter to express her excitement upon hearing the news.
@THR says @theblackpanther is @MarvelStudios best-selling movie in terms of presales after JUST 24 HOURS! Don’t I know it: I even tried!!!! #Throwback to a video I made last night. pic.twitter.com/aoJcdaqfhi
— Lupita Nyong'o (@Lupita_Nyongo) January 10, 2018
Black Panther, directed by Ryan Coogler drops February 16th!