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Photograph by:
Matt Kennedy  Search this
Produced by:
Marvel Worldwide, Inc., American, founded 1939  Search this
Directed by:
Ryan Kyle Coogler, American, born 1986  Search this
Distributed by:
The Walt Disney Company, American, founded 1923  Search this
Subject of:
Ryan Kyle Coogler, American, born 1986  Search this
Chadwick Boseman, American, 1977 - 2020  Search this
Lupita Amondi Nyong'o, Mexican Kenyan, born 1983  Search this
Ruth E. Carter, American, born 1960  Search this
H x W: 4000 pixels × 6000 pixels
File size: 69.73 MB
film stills
digital images
digital media - born digital
Place captured:
Atlanta, Fulton County, Georgia, United States, North and Central America
A digital film still of Ryan Coogler, Lupita Nyong'o, and Chadwick Boseman on the set of the film Black Panther.
The three are pictured in an interior set of a room with horizontal wooden panels interspersed with strips of light and skylights above. Boseman and Nyong'o are seated on a beige bench on the right side of the image, with Coogler standing and looking towards them on the left side. Boseman, dressed as the character Black Panther, wears the Black Panther suit with panther claw necklace and v-shaped paneling on the torso. His proper left hand rests on his left knee, which is bent slightly with his foot propped on a low, futuristic table in front of him. The Black Panther helmet rests on the table. Boseman's proper right hand is beind held with both hands by N'yongo. Dressed as the character Nakia, N'yongo wears a turquoise green head wrap, brown shirt, and grey ripped jeans. Her legs are crossed at the ankles. She is looking towards Coogler. Coogler wears a brown sweatshirt, ripped blue jeans, and blue shoe coverings over red and black high top sneakers. His hands are down at his sides.
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Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Gift of Marvel Studios and The Walt Disney Company, © Marvel/ Matt Kennedy
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Restrictions & Rights:
© Marvel/ Matt Kennedy
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Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture