Phylicia Rashad, born Phylicia Ayers-Allen, will portray a to-be-confirmed character in Black Panther.
- Phylicia Rashād previously worked with Ryan Coogler in Creed.
- Phylicia Rashād previously worked with Michael B. Jordan in Cosby and Creed.
- Phylicia Rashād's involvement in Black Panther was revealed by accident when Sterling K. Brown let it slip in an interview.
- Phylicia Rashād also voiced Jane Goodfellow in the comic book adaptation Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles.