Actor Michael B. Jordan hugs Oprah Winfrey on stage during the taping of her TV show in which he discussed going into therapy after filming Black Panther. Photo: ReutersActor Michael B. Jordan hugs Oprah Winfrey on stage during the taping of her TV show in which he discussed going into therapy after filming Black Panther. Photo: Reuters
Actor Michael B. Jordan hugs Oprah Winfrey on stage during the taping of her TV show in which he discussed going into therapy after filming Black Panther. Photo: Reuters

Why Black Panther star Michael B. Jordan needed therapy after playing Killmonger

  • Actor tells Oprah Winfrey he didn’t take lightly ‘that kind of pain and rage’ his character – the villain in the black superhero film – represents
  • He also didn’t have ‘an escape plan’ after playing Erik Killmonger, and saw a therapist to ‘unpack and talk’ when filming ended

Topic |   American films
Actor Michael B. Jordan hugs Oprah Winfrey on stage during the taping of her TV show in which he discussed going into therapy after filming Black Panther. Photo: ReutersActor Michael B. Jordan hugs Oprah Winfrey on stage during the taping of her TV show in which he discussed going into therapy after filming Black Panther. Photo: Reuters
Actor Michael B. Jordan hugs Oprah Winfrey on stage during the taping of her TV show in which he discussed going into therapy after filming Black Panther. Photo: Reuters
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