The search engine currently has Rihanna, 32, listed as a cast member alongside original stars Michael B. Jordan and Letitia Wright, and Twitter users had a thing or two to say as they speculated over her potential involvement.
‘Currently shook because @rihanna is listed as a cast member for Black Panther II,’ @KaylynMaher tweeted.
‘Currently shook’: Rihanna has sparked speculation she has landed a role in Black Panther 2 after appearing as a cast member in Google search results
‘Rihanna in BLACK PANTHER 2 AHHHHH!!!!!’ @Neptune_Leo22 rejoiced.
Another Twitter user joked: ‘I’ve seen Rihanna’s acting… How on earth did she pass the auditions for black panther 2?’
‘Rihanna is in Black Panther 2? Overexcitement no go kill me,’ tweeted @Otosirieze.
‘Rihanna’s gonna be in Black Panther 2??? I’m deffo looking forward to this,’ @http2jxson tweeted.
New Black Panther star? The appearance of Rihanna’s name led many to wonder if she would be appearing in the upcoming sequel
Some Twitter users were skeptical a Google search result actually meant Rihanna was appearing in the movie.
‘Y’all really believing Rihanna is about to be in Black Panther 2 based off…a Google search…’ @iambrysoncarter tweeted.
There was also speculation Rihanna would be contributing to the soundtrack.
‘Rihanna in Black Panther 2? Is she releasing an album along with the movie?’ @KwanWho tweeted.
It’s also possible the appearance of the name was simply a glitch.
Marvel is currently preparing for production on the upcoming sequel.
Black Panther 2 is set to begin filming in Atlanta next July, following the tragic loss of star Chadwick Boseman.