Black Panther: Wakanda Forever Star Winston Duke recently expressed his enthusiasm for anime and named naruto as one of your favourites.
Duke, who plays M’Baku in Black Panther, enthusiastically answered questions from fans about his hobby of watching anime. When she was asked about her favorite naruto characters, Duke replied that Naruto, Neji Hyuga, and Rock Lee were in his lineup. Previously, Duke appointed Murderer of demons your favorite shonen anime. Furthermore, the wakandan forever shared actor my hero academia came in second.
Other Black Panther cast member revealed his favorite anime. Michael B. Jordan, who plays Eric Killmonger, revealed that his favorite anime was naruto shippuden, which he watched regularly in his early teen years. In 2019, Jordan partnered with Coach and VIZ Media to release a limited edition naruto-themed collection with items such as several pairs of shoes and a jean jacket.
“With my name on this collection, it was important to design pieces that represented my cultural influences and my community; pieces that I could see my friends, family and fans wear with pride,” Jordan said in a statement. “As with all aspects of my work, this collection is about bringing new perspectives and unique voices to the fore. Expanding into the fashion design space was rewarding beyond my expectations. I am grateful to Stuart and Coach for giving me the opportunity and experience to execute a collection of which I am extremely proud”.
Published in 1997, Masashi Kishimoto’s manga series centers on Naruto Uzumaki, whose biggest dream is to become the hokage of the Hidden Leaf Village. After the Nine-Tails attack the village, Naruto’s father, the Fourth Hokage, seals the beast inside his newborn son. In the devastating attack, both the Fourth Hokage and Naruto’s mother lose their lives. Consequently, the village ostracizes young Naruto.
naruto‘s first anime adaptation aired 220 episodes from 2002 to 2007. The franchise continued with Naruto: Shippuden the sequel to the original series, which aired 500 episodes from 2007 to 2017. After shippuden ended, the story fast-forwarded 12 years to Boruto, the son of Naruto, on a ninja team led by Konohamaru Sarutobi with Sarada, the daughter of Sasuke Uchiha, and Mitsuki, Orochimaru’s synthetic human creation. Boruto: Naruto Next Generations it also features Ino Yamanaka’s children Shikamaru Nara, Choji Akimichi, and several other original characters.
The three naruto series and Demon Slayer: Kimetsu no Yaiba are available to stream on Hulu.