If you haven't seen Black Panther yet, you're doing yourself a serious injustice. Not only did the film break box office records, it's also coming in with guns blazing for some rightfully deserved Oscar noms. According to Complex, Disney is campaigning hard for Black Panther to be nominated for all of the Oscar categories.
So I finally watched black panther...WAKANDA FOREVER pic.twitter.com/VlovpytTdr— fowzia (@Tavaqqo) September 3, 2018
Disney shared its For Your Consideration, detailing all of the categories Black Panther's submitted for this year's Academy Awards, and it is by no means a short list.
According to Entertainment Weekly, the Marvel film's submitted categories include:
While few superhero movies are able to break the elitist ways of the Oscars, if Black Panther wins an Academy Award, it will be the first film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe to do so.
The Academy Award nominations go live Jan. 2019, and the ceremony will take place Feb. 24 2019. Here's hoping we see superhero history being made! Wakanda forever.