Marvel Re-Releases "Avengers: Endgame" Artwork After Excluding Wakanda’s Danai Gurira

Fans, mates, and honorary Wakandans got here via for Black Panther actress Danai Gurira right this moment after Marvel appeared to have left her identify out the ficial film poster for Avengers: Endgame. The art work contains a dozen names celebrities featured within the Disney/Marvel blockbuster, however followers observed that Gurira, who portrays Okoye, wasn’t included—they usually weren’t blissful.

“BLACK PANTHER star Danai Gurira is the one actor pictured whose identify isn’t billed on the high,” Jamil Smith, Senior Writer at Rolling Stone, tweeted. “Her picture is bigger than some actors who do get that billing. The just one from the franchise’s finest and most pritable film, and but?
@MarvelStudios, this isn’t troublesome. Fix this.”

“Odd to not see Danai Gurira’s identify on this poster. Made room for each actor however her. #AvengersEndgame,” BlackGirlNerds wrote. Another consumer mentioned, “I need somebody to come back in and say that we’re exaggerating for being mad about Danai’s identify not being displayed on the high lmfao we’re ‘overreacting’ as a result of it is senseless. she’s within the image so why can’t her identify be on the high together with the remaining the solid?”

Marvel felt the warmth and needed to place out the fireplace earlier than the criticism grew, in order that they re-released the poster with Gurira’s identify included. “She ought to have been up there all this time,” Marvel Studios tweeted. “Check out the ficial Marvel Studios’ #AvengersEndgame poster. @DanaiGurira #WakandaWithout end.” That glad followers, however they had been nonetheless turned f that the comedian big did not accomplish that within the first place. Avengers: Endgame hits theaters on April 26.