Nollywood actress, Funke Akindele, has made her Hollywood debut in Marvel’s “Avengers: Infinity War” due to be released in May 2018.
Her name appeared on a line-up provided by IMDb, a reputed online database known for listing latest film projects.
The actress was listed as a member of a long list of casts and will play a member of the Black Panther’s guards, Dora Milaje.
The Dora Milaje are superior women recruited from every tribe of the fictional Wakanda who serve as the personal bodyguards of the Black Panther.
This development makes Akindele the first Nollywood actor to appear in a Hollywood superhero movie.