August 3-5th, 2018
Hilton Downtown, Chicago IL

Time and Date: TBD

Actor Mark Willis is coming home to appear at Wakandacon!

Mark is originally from Oak Park, IL and graduated from Oak Park-River Forest High School. He was a part of Black Panther as a Jabari Warrior, and did stunts in the film. He has also appeared in a variety of shows such as Chicago Fire, Chicago PD, Sirens, and Empire, and commercials for large brands including Pepsi. He currently models for Target for their Goodfellow and Co. brand.

#dreams “From Oak Park to Wakanda!” The Mark Willis at OPRF would’ve never imagined this one! To be featured in @chicagosuntimes ?! I’m so humbled and honored by the opportunity! I hope my story inspires someone to never give up on their dreams. Even when situations seem rough keep pushing! You never know who is watching and rooting for you. You never know who needs to hear YOUR own story. And you know never what blessings are just around the corner! Grab a copy! https://chicago.suntimes.com/chicago-politics/chicago-man-shares-mind-blowing-journey-to-act-in-no-1-film-black-panther/ • • • • #blackpanther #blackpanthermovie #chicago #chicagoactor #oakpark #oprf #suntimes #chicagosuntimes #news #newspaper #blackactors #blackmodel #blackexcellence #instagood #handsome #instacool #blessed #happy #inspiration #actor #model #love #beard

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