All hail the king! “Black Panther” has earned more than a billion dollars in worldwide box office receipts, Variety reported on Saturday. The film, which has been out for just 26 days, was helped over the milestone by a Friday opening in China, where it earned roughly $20 million.
Four other Marvel films have passed the billion dollar mark: “The Avengers,” “ ,” “Iron Man 3” and “ .”
The film stars Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira and Letitia Wright.as Black Panther/T’Challa, the superpowered leader of the African nation of Wakanda. The movie also stars
It’s been breaking records pretty much, and enjoyed the second-biggest opening weekend for a Marvel Studios film, trailing only 2012’s “The Avengers.” It’s also only the fourth film to in each of its first two weekends.