Marvel Studios' BLACK PANTHER Black Panther/T'Challa (Chadwick Boseman) Ph: Film Frame ©Marvel Studios 2018

Black Panther has followed up on its best Monday and Tuesday in Marvel Studios history with the best Wednesday. The film earned $14.5M yesterday, best the previous record set by The Avengers ($13.6M) in 2012. Black Panther has now earned $277.5M at the domestic box office.

Wordlwide, the film has now hauled in $491.1M and that total will go over $500M today. That makes Black Panther the 13th consecutive Marvel Studios film to cross the half-billion mark globally, and 15th overall.

The 18th Marvel Studios film will rank in the MCU’s top five domestic earners by the time its second weekend is done on Sunday.

SOURCE: Deadline