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The Cast Of Black Panther Is So Black And We Love It

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It’s official. #BlackPanther #SDCC2016 pic.twitter.com/0Cs3kkZldQ — Chadwick Boseman (@chadwickboseman) July 24, 2016 What Wonder Woman lacks in color, Black Panther more than makes up for in straight up blackness. At Comic-Con this weekend, the movie’s director, Ryan Coogler, announced that supporting Chadwick Boseman in the flick’s title...

Leslie Jones Fights Back Against Racist Twitter Trolls

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Ghostbusters’ Leslie Jones took to Twitter yesterday to point out blatant, disgusting levels of racism. With help from some fans, accounts spewing hate were reported and shut down. Later on in the evening, Leslie expressed her emotions and called on the public and Twitter to...

Here’s Your First Look at Idris Elba as the Badass Gunslinger in ‘The Dark Tower’

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Idris looks pretty badass just about any time of the day, but photos of the British actor on the set of The Dark Tower emerged and we’re so ready to see him flex his Wild Wild West gunslinging skills. Based on the fictional series by Stephen King, here’s...

Years Before Marvel’s First Black Superhero Movie Drops, Twitter Celebrates with #BlackPantherSoLit

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After news broke that Michael B. Jordan would be joining director Ryan Coogler, Chadwick Boseman, and possibly Lupita Nyong’o, in Marvel’s upcoming Black Panther film, Black Twitter celebrated the news with the genius hashtag #BlackPantherSoLit. While the film, about Marvel’s first Black superhero, T’Challa (the Black Panther), isn’t...

Harriet Tubman’s Life Is Headed to the Big Screen

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Harriet Tubman is having a moment, nearly two hundred years after she was born. Last week we learned her likeness will appear on the new $20 bill, her New York home could become a national park, and Viola Davis is also working on a film...

Watch: Black Love is in Bloom in Trailer for ‘Southside With You’

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A Black love story that doesn’t involve slavery, struggle, or somebody getting shot? We can’t wait to see this! Here’s the rundown: Inspired by Barack and Michelle Obama’s first date, Southside With You recounts the eventful summer day in 1989 when a young law firm associate...