Wesley Snipes has voiced his opinion on Mahershala Ali being cast to replace him as the new Blade.
Snipes said in a statement to ET Canada: “To all the DAYWALKERS losing their minds right now, chillaaxx. Although the news comes as a surprise, it’s ALL good. Such is the ‘business’ of ‘entertainment!’ Much peace to the MCU crew – always a fan.”
“Honour and respect to the grandmaster Stan. Congratulations and Salaam to Mahershala Ali, a beautiful and talented artist whose expressions I look forward to experiencing for many years to come. Inshallah, we will someday work together.”
“Most importantly to my loyal fans, the incredible outpouring of love is overwhelming. I am grateful for the never-ending support. So, ‘nah fret nah worry, it’s not de end of de [sic] story.’ Welcome to the Daywalker Klique.”
Bosses are yet to reveal much about the upcoming flick, but it was recently announced at Comic-Con that the movie would take place in Marvel’s Phase 5.