News: Chadwick Boseman Will Play Black Samurai in “Yasuke”

Per Deadline, Chadwick Boseman, who’s having a star turn thanks to his well-received roles in superhero Black Panther and period piece BlacKkKlansman, is slated to play the “first African samurai.” According to the creators: Yasuke was a native of Portuguese Mozambique who was brought to Japan as a slave to Jesuit missionaries. The first black […]