The following July, Snipes planned to start The Black Panther after acting in Demolition Man and next month expressed interest in continuing filming. GAME OF THRONES JON SNOW FOR KING 2020 WE WILL BUILD A WALL. In January 1994, Snipes had talks with Columbia Pictures to close Black Panther, and Black Panther co-founder Stan Lee also joined the film in March; The film was initially developed in May. Snipes had discussions with several writers and directors on the project, including Mario Van Peebles and John Singleton. When the film did not progress in January 1996, Stan Lee explained that he was not happy with the script for the project.