An image of the cast from Black Panther

Marvel’s Black Panther movie launched successfully in South Africa and DStv spoke to some leading cast members.

The much anticipated Black Panther film was attended by leading cast members John Kani, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira and Connie Chiume.

Watch an exclusive interview with John Kani and Connie Chiume below:

Black Panther follows T’Challa (Chadwick Boseman) who returns home to the isolated, technologically advanced African nation of Wakanda to become king, but when a powerful old enemy reappears, T’Challa’s mettle as king—and Black Panther—is tested when he is drawn into a formidable conflict that puts the fate of Wakanda and the entire world at risk.  

Disney brought down some of the Black Panther cast Lupita Nyong'o, Danai Gurira, John Kani and Connie Chiume

Local celebs also attended the #BlackPantherSA premiere including Thuso Mbedu, Nomuzi, Jessica Nkosi, Liesl Laurie, Thembisa Mdoda and many more. Take a look at what happened on the red carpet: