Black Panther co-writer Joe Robert Cole has weighed in on reports that the movie will feature a romance between two members of the Dora Milaje and his comments may generate controversy. Read on for more.
That’s reportedly been cut from the movie and it’s generated controversy among the LGBTQ community. Now, Black Panther screenwriter Joe Robert Cole has been asked to weigh in on that.
“I know that there were quite a few conversations around different things, different directions with different characters, and characters that we may have,” he vaguely replied in regards to that nod about the LGBTQ nature of some of the members in T’Challa’s group of female bodyguards. “We thought, ‘Well, maybe we’ll work it this way with an arc or work it that way with an arc.’”
It’s hard to say but a lot of fans will inevitably be disappointed that this plot point has been cut from Black Panther. What do you guys think? As always, be sure to let us know your thoughts down below.