Fans 'slay' in traditional African wardrobe for 'Black Panther'

Heather Gardner
Video Producer, Yahoo Entertainment

Black Panther mania has officially taken over the internet! The much anticipated film finally debuted in theaters last night, and fans were more than a little excited.

While many hashtags emerged for the premiere, one stood out in the crowd. #WakandaCameToSlay began trending, highlighting people who wore traditional African wardrobe to the theaters. Fans were thrilled to dress up for the film — and they looked stunning!

Some women extended this creativity and even copied the traditional makeup in the film.

When other Twitter users saw the hashtag #WakandaCameToSlay trending, they were moved by the cultural references, proving Black Panther is more than just entertainment.

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