In the world of superheroes, we're all used to seeing the likes of Superman, Batman and Spiderman on the big screen. Now meet the Black Panther.
Black Panther is the latest superhero movie set to hit our screens and it's creating a buzz across the world because every major cast member is black.
The film is based on the Marvel Comics character and is seen as a game changer for the film industry.
Akau'ola is the younger brother of former Wests Tigers and Panthers player Sitaleki, but is determined to make his mark in the 15-man game.
Maori Public Health boss Lance Norman told politicians today that 35 per cent of Maori still smoke, along with 25 per cent of Pasifika and 12-13 per cent of all other ethnicities.