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Morris Chestnut Says Black Panther May Appear in 'Avengers 2'

April 10, 2013 (9:16 am) GMT
The 'Kick-Ass 2' actor says he's not in talk for Black Panther project with Marvel after hinting that he set his eyes on the character.

sparks rumor and confusion at the same time. After suggesting on Twitter that he's eying Black Panther and saying the character may appear in the upcoming "The Avengers 2", he somewhat backtracks his tweet by saying that he's not in talk with Marvel.

The Black Panther topic was brought to attention by "" actor in a message he later deleted, "It's time to get familiar with the Black Panther character!" He caused even more buzz as tweeting, "Not final. #BlackPanther may be in #avengers2 first."

In a strange turn of events later, the "" star posted, "Thx to the fans for bringing #blackpanther to my attention, NOT in talks about this project with .@Marvel." He closed it with, "Overwhelmed with all the #blackpanther tweets. Thanks for the support!"

"" sequel will reunite Iron Man (), Captain America (), Hulk (), Thor (), Black Widow (), and Hawkeye (). It is planned for a May 1, 2015 U.S. release.

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