Watch Angela Bassett Audition For The Role Of Erik Killmonger
With Black Panther winning Outstanding Performance By A Cast In A Motion Picture at the Screen Actors Guild Awards last Sunday and word that Michael B. Jordan might be reprising his role of Erik Killmomger, Angela Bassett is bringing a dose of humor on the film’s trail to the Oscars.
On the BuzzFeed News program, AM2DM, the Academy Award-nominated actress hilariously recites some iconic lines said by the Black Panther villain, portrayed by Michael B. Jordan.
Ever the dramatic thespian, Bassett, who played Queen Ramonda in the film, shows off her comedic chops while reciting lines such as “Hey, Auntie!” and “Is this your king?”.Black Panther is up for nominated for seven Oscars at next month’s Academy Awards, including Best Picture.
Check out Angela Bassett’s audition for Killmonger below.
[via Shadow & Act]