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HOW WAS YOUR DAY? ‘ BLACK PANTHER’ FANS
The Kingdom of Wakanda is staking out turf on the Disney + streaming service. A TV series set in the “Black Panther” kingdom will be developed as part of a five- year, exclusive television deal the Walt Disney Co. announced Monday with filmmaker Ryan Coogler’s Proximity Media company. Coogler wrote and directed 2018’ s “Black Panther,” a box- office hit that turned Chadwick Boseman into a superstar. The actor died in August of cancer. A time frame for the series wasn’t immediately announced.