News Wesley Snipes Congratulates Mahershala Ali on Being Cast as the Daywalker in Marvel’s ‘Blade’ Published 4 weeks ago on July 23, 2019 By Nick Bond Share Tweet As announced at this year’s San Diego Comic-Con this past weekend, American actor and rapper Mahershala Ali (Green Book) will play the daywalker in Marvel Studios‘ new Blade movie. Recently, original star Wesley Snipes had very nice things to say about the casting. RELATED: MAHERSHALA ALI SET TO STAR AS ‘BLADE’ IN BRAND NEW MARVEL MOVIE During an interview with ComicBook, Snipes had nothing but positive words to say about Ali taking over the role of the Daywalker in Marvel’s Blade. “To all the DAYWALKERS losing their minds right now, chillaaxx,” Snipes said in a statement issued to the site. “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. Honor 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 story.’ Welcome to the Daywalker Klique.” We will do our best to keep you informed on the new Blade movie as things progress at Marvel. You can let us know what you think of Ali replacing Snipes as the daywalker in our comments section. Related Topics:BladeMahershala AliMarvelWesley Snipes Up Next New ‘Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark’ Trailer Awakens the Jangly Man Don't Miss Adult Losers’ Club Reunite in Three New Images from ‘IT: Chapter Two’ Advertisement You may like SDCC 2019 Announcement: Mahershala Ali to Star as ‘Blade’ in New Marvel Movie Explosive New Trailer for ‘Venom’ Unleashes Eddie Brock’s Inner Beast Wesley Snipes Responds to ‘The Dark Tower’ Star Idris Elba as Potential New ‘Blade’ Troubled Zombie Film ‘Gallowwalkers’ Gets a UK TV Premiere Date Wesley Snipes Will Do Battle With Aliens In ‘The Recall’ Wesley Snipes Talks On Twitter About The Possibility Of ‘Blade 4’ Click to comment Leave a Reply Cancel reply Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *Comment Name * Email * Website Advertisement Facebook Dark Universe Presents https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oNZEMdODcq4 Advertisement Latest Popular Videos Editorials1 day ago Cannibal Holocaust: Who Are The Real Cannibals? News3 days ago [Trailer] John Carpenter’s ‘Halloween’ Returns to Theaters This Fall! News3 days ago First Set of Official Imagery from Rob Zombie’s ‘3 From Hell’ Tease Bloody Carnage News3 days ago ‘Candyman’ Begins Filming, Colman Domingo and Nathan Stewart-Jarrett Join the Cast Blu-Ray & DVD6 days ago Arrow Video Bringing ‘Hellbound: Hellraiser II’ to (UK) Blu-Ray This September News3 days ago [Trailer] John Carpenter’s ‘Halloween’ Returns to Theaters This Fall! News4 weeks ago Michael Myers Set for Big Return in ‘Halloween Kills’ and ‘Halloween Ends’ Sequels! Blu-Ray & DVD3 weeks ago Arrow Video Releasing Epic Limited Edition of Clive Barker’s ‘NightBreed’ on (UK) Blu-Ray News3 weeks ago David Gordon Green Talks ‘Halloween Kills’ and ‘Halloween Ends’ Saga Conclusion News4 weeks ago New ‘Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark’ Trailer Awakens the Jangly Man News3 days ago [Trailer] John Carpenter’s ‘Halloween’ Returns to Theaters This Fall! News2 weeks ago Shudder’s “Creepshow” Series to Get Its Own Maze at Universal Studios Hollywood News3 weeks ago [Trailer] Woody Harrelson and Crew Battle the Undead in ‘Zombieland: Double Tap’ News4 weeks ago New ‘Scary Stories to Tell in the Dark’ Trailer Awakens the Jangly Man News4 weeks ago Shudder Presents the Monster-Filled Trailer for Greg Nicotero’s “Creepshow” TV Series! Trending Editorials3 years ago The Many Different Michael Myers Masks Used In Halloween: H20 News2 years ago Todd McFarlane Makes An Announcement on His ‘Spawn’ Script News2 years ago Photo of Doug Bradley Back in Pinhead Makeup for First Time in 12 Years! Blu-Ray & DVD2 years ago Arrow Video Bringing J.S. Cardone’s 1982 Slasher ‘The Slayer’ to Blu-Ray! News2 years ago George A. Romero to Bring ‘Pint of the Living Dead’ to Ottawa ComicCon News2 years ago Official “Friday the 13th: The Game” Release Date Finally Announced! News2 years ago New Photos From Adam Ripp’s Demonic Horror Flick ‘Devil’s Whisper’ News2 years ago Spike’s “The Mist” New Series Trailer Features Gore and Scares!