Letitia Wright, whereas selling her new film Surrounded, lately spoke with PEOPLE and shared her optimism about returning to the Marvel Cinematic Universe as Shuri, who took over because the superhero after the demise of her brother King T’Challa in Black Panther: Wakanda Without end.
“The best way we finish [Wakanda Forever], it undoubtedly exhibits that this character goes to go on a therapeutic journey,” Wright says. “She has obligations as an auntie, and as somebody who is likely one of the final remaining members of the royal household. That is, sadly, simply one thing that she’s coping with.”
The actress goes on to say that “the indication” of whether or not Shuri will proceed her journey in MCU future installments “is within the comedian books, actually.”
“[The] comedian books reveal quite a bit,” Wright provides.
In the meantime, she enjoys connecting together with her Black Panther co-stars, who’re “actually a household” that she’s joyful she’ll “have ceaselessly.”
“We unfold out and go do our factor after which we collectively come again. Each two or three years or so, I see everyone,” she says of her co-stars.
She talked about connecting with Danai Gurira, who performs Okoye within the movies, simply “a number of months in the past” — and had camel rides sin Dubai with Winston Duke (M’Baku).
“I textual content [director/co-writer] Ryan Coogler on a regular basis, verify in with him and his household. We have now a fantastic bond, a good looking bond,” Wright says.
Lastly, she talked about seeing Angela Basset, “I see Mama Angela [Bassett] on a regular basis, awards season — giving her flowers, simply ensuring that she’s good.”