Ryan Coogler

‘Black Panther’s’ Ryan Coogler: ‘I Found I Want Daughters Real Real Bad’

Here's why the famous young director only wants daughters now after shooting "Black Panther"

by Shantell E. Jamison, February 21, 2018

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Ryan Coogler

Ryan Coogler accepts the Audience Award: U.S. Dramatic for Fruitvale onstage at the Awards Night Ceremony during the 2013 Sundance Film Festival at Ba

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After filming Black Panther, director Ryan Coogler wants to have children, and more specifically, he wants daughters.

According to The YBF, the 31-year-old opened up about wanting children with his wife, Zinzi Evans.



“I found I want daughters real, real bad,” he said during an interview with the site after working with the women cast members for the film. “Like plural. I thought, making Fruitvale Station, I want kids. But like, on this one, I have to have some daughters.”

Black Panther opened in theaters to monumental success, shattering too many records to count. Its soundtrack, Black Panther: The Album, even celebrated success, debuting at No. 1 on the Billboard chart since its release on Feb. 9.

Well, the ladies did kick ass in the new Marvel film. Just saying.





 
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