Now, she's setting the record straight:
“It wasn't for me. I loved exploring it, I loved the character, I love that they called me about it, but ultimately, when I delved into it, it wasn't a good match, so I wish them luck."
Ava DuVernay won't direct "Black Panther," but Chadwick Boseman is set to star. [Cred: Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images]