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‘Black Panther’ is Highest Grossing Film of All Time in East, West and Southern Africa

Another day, another record that Black Panther has broken.

On Tuesday, Marvel Studios announced that the Ryan Coogler film has broken box-office records in East, West and South Africa.

The movie has grossed $6.5 million in southern African countries, $1 million in Kenya, Uganda, Tanzania and Rwanda, and $1.77 million in Nigeria, Ghana and Liberia, according to Quartz.

The movie has grossed over $1 billion globally and has spent five weeks as the No. 1 movie at the North American box office.

Teddy is a multimedia journalist who serves as the culture and political writer for EBONY. His work has appeared in NBC's Owned and Operated stations, as well as DNAInfo, which covered local neighborhood news in New York City. He received his Masters in Journalism from the Craig Newmark School of Journalism at CUNY in 2017.