05 Dec 2015 11:15 AM +00:00 UTC

Creed's Ryan Coogler in Talks To Helm Marvel's Black Panther

Ryan Coogler is reportedly in talks with Marvel Studios to direct the upcoming Black Panther film, according to a report from Birth.Movies.Death.

The 29-year-old director has been praised for his critically acclaimed film, Creed.

Black Panther will star Chadwick Boseman as T'Challa, who will make his debut in 2016's Captain America: Civil War.

Black Panther is set to release on July, 6, 2018. Would you like to Coogler to direct the Black Panther film?

Check him out in the Captain America: Civil War trailer below: