Black Panther: Wakanda Forever’s OTT rights bagged by Disney+ Hotstar, OTT release date to be announced soon


  • Black Panther: Wakanda Forever becomes the 7th-biggest film of 2022
  • As per trade reports, the film, as of November 22, 2022, has collected over $500 million worldwide.
  • Fans can soon watch Black Panther: Wakanda Forever on Disney+ Hotstar.

The sequel of the popular Marvel Cinematic Universe film, Black Panther, was released recently in theatres across the world. Titled Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, this American superhero film is based on the Marvel Comics character Black Panther. As per reports, the film has made remarkable collections at the box office and is also expected to release soon on the OTT platform.

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever – Cast and Crew

The film is produced by Marvel Studios and is the 30th film in the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Black Panther: Wakanda Forever is directed by Ryan Coogler and stars popular names like Letitia Wright, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira, Winston Duke, Florence Kasumba, and many others. The screenplay has been written by Ryan Coogler and Joe Robert Cole, and is distributed by Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures. In this sequel of the Black Panther. Wakanda leaders join hands to protect their nation and fight in the wake of their king’s death.

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever – OTT release date – Where to Watch

As per reports, the digital rights for the film have already been acquired. Fans can soon watch Black Panther: Wakanda Forever on Disney Plus Hotstar.

While the OTT release details for the film have not been announced yet, it is expected that the film will stream in mid-December, which is approximately 45 days after the theatrical release. Experts from the trade industry anticipate Black Panther: Wakanda Forever to stream on Disney+ Hotstar on December 25, 2022. However, official confirmation is awaited.

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever – Trailer

Sharing the trailer on YouTube, Marvel Cinematic Universe mentioned, ““Show them who we are.” Watch the brand-new trailer for Marvel Studios’ Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, only in theaters November 11.”

For the unaware, the official synopsis of the 2018 film reads, “After the death of his father, the king of Wakanda, young T’Challa returns home to the isolated high-tech African nation to succeed to the throne and take his rightful place as king. But when a powerful enemy reappears, T’Challa’s mettle as king – and Black Panther – is tested when he’s drawn into a formidable conflict that puts the fate of Wakanda and the entire world at risk. Faced with treachery and danger, he must release the full power of Black Panther to defeat his foes and secure the safety of his people and their way of life.”

Black Panther: Wakanda Forever – Production

The sequel, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, was announced in February 2018 and the development began in mid-2019. However, plans were then change in the midst of 2020, post actor Chadwick Boseman’s demise. The team decided not to recast any actor for the role of T’Challa.

Post the return of the cast in November 2020, the announcement of the film was made in May 2021, and the production continued until November 2021. The film premiered in October 2022 and released on November 11, 2022. Black Panther: Wakanda Forever marks the final film in Phase Four of the Marvel Cinematic Universe.

Disney+ Hotstar Subscription plans

Users wishing to watch Black Panther: Wakanda Forever on Disney+ Hotstar can purchase one of the below mentioned Disney+ Hotstar subscriptions. Films from Disney and other original content on the OTT platform will be available on selected plans in India.

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One can choose either the Disney+ Hotstar ‘Super’ or the ‘Premium’ plan, based on the need. These plans are available yearly at Rs 899 and Rs 1,499 respectively.

Under the Super plan users can stream content on up to two devices at Full HD resolution, however, selected content will be ad-supported. Meanwhile, access to ad-free including movies and sports in 4K format and on four devices is available on Premium plan at Rs. 1,499 per year. Users who wish to opt for a Premium plan can also purchase the same on monthly basis at Rs 299 per month, which also allows one to stream content on up to four devices including TV, smartphones and Laptop.