Lupita Nyong’o stars as Nakia in the upcoming Marvel Comics film Black Panther.

And on Saturday, Lupita Nyong’o hit the stage at Comic Con in San Diego for the upcoming film.

The 34-year-old stepped out in a stunning green and black jumpsuit with a matching cape.

The actress grinned ear to ear for the Black Panther presentation.

The star’s elegant summer appropriate look featured a leafy pattern emblazoned all over.

The Oscar winning actress chose a loose fitting jumpsuit that featured a low-cut neckline.

Lupita paired the look with a matching cape, adding chunky gold jewelry.

She was joined at the Black Panther panel with her co-stars Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Daniel Kaluuya, Forest Whitaker, Danai Gurira, Winston Duke, Letitia Wright and director Ryan Coogler.

Chadwick plays the main character T’Challa/Black Panther.

While at Comic Con event, Ryan introduced some never before seen footage of the upcoming action film.

According to Variety, the scene shown was of Andy Serkis, who plays Ulysses Klaue, in a poker table room with Chadwick, Lupita and Danai Gurira’s characters.

Andy’s character is seen trying to negotiate a deal with Everett K. Ross, played by Martin Freeman.

Variety reports that Ryan told the crowd that he ‘grew up as a young black kid in the Bay Area’ and he dreamed of finding a character ‘who looked like I did.’

Adding that the first comic book character he found was in fact the Black Panther.

They also released a new Black Panther poster that they unveiled at Comic Con.

The poster showed Chadwick’s character standing on a panther sculpture as he gazes down at the city.

The film is scheduled to be released on February 16, 2018.

Check out the photos from the event:

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