“She better win”: Black Panther 2 Star Angela Bassett Creates History, Becomes the First Ever Marvel Actor to Receive Golden Globe Nomination

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Angela Bassett’s acting in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever as Queen Ramonda was remarkable and gained so much praise from the fans that they wished for the actress to get an Oscar for her role. That may still be a wish in the process, but the actress did get nominated for the Golden Globe Awards for Best Supporting Actress, making her the first Marvel actor to do so.

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Angela Bassett

The actress took on the significant role in 2018 when the first Black Panther was released. While this may not be her first big-time award nomination, her performance in the movie puts her first in line for the entire audience to root for her to win the Golden Globe due to her well-deserved acting. Not only that, the fans have been ecstatic to see the actress achieve nominations for a role that made one of the biggest differences in the movie.

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Angela Bassett’s Queen Ramonda Shook Theatres In Black Panther: Wakanda Forever

Queen Ramonda has had a lot to deal with since she was first introduced to the MCU. From losing her husband to her son and half her people because of Thanos and then again losing T’Challa, as well as her nation. All the pain that the character has endured throughout the course of the three films; Black Panther, Avengers: Endgame, and Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, slowly became visible in the sequel movie, making its prominence more and more known gradually.

Angela Bassett as Queen Ramonda in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever

The impact that she left on the audience was more than evident and the pain that seared through her acting left fans aghast. The movie included multiple scenes where the actress could put forward her potential and talent, showing the audience solid proof as to why she deserves all the highly regarded awards. Her relationship with Shuri, both as a mother and as a Queen was beautifully differentiated. Her pain of loss, and yet the necessity to stand strong for Wakanda made it clear as to how Ramonda could be brought to life by Angela Bassett.

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Fans Cannot Stop Wanting Angela Bassett To Win The Golden Globe Award

Angela Bassett in Black Panther: Wakanda Forever

As soon as the news came out, fans took it upon themselves to show as much support as possible. They went on social media in order to convey their wish of seeing the actress accomplish goals as big as she can and be awarded for them deservingly. Her role was so impactful for the fans that they have been hoping for her to win the award no matter what the competition may be.


Fans even stated that due to her nomination at the Golden Globes, Angela Bassett is further closer to getting a nomination for the Academy Awards once again after her first nomination in 1993 for What’s Love Got To Do With It, where the actress played Tina Turner. Not only that, but they fully cheer on the actress. And although her character died in the movie, Bassett’s acting made Queen Ramonda eternal in every fan’s heart.


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An avid writer fluent in everything Marvel, Adya Godboley is an Assistant Anime Content Lead for FandomWire. She has rich experience in critically analyzing all that is said in between the lines. Hopelessly obsessed with Greek Mythology, she is currently pursuing her Bachelor of Arts in English. Adya has written over 1400 articles on various topics expressing her passion and love for all things entertainment, from superheroes to anime and the occasional gacha games.