Danai Gurira

10 Incredible Things About 'Black Panther' You Might Have Missed

<b>Ryan Coogler</b>'s third feature "Black Panther" has now made box office history grossing well over $360 million in its opening weekend, making it the …

Ryan Coogler

This One Badass Moment From 'Black Panther' Will Make Women Everywhere Stand Up & Cheer

The women of <i>Black Panther</i> are, without a doubt, the most badass group of women ever introduced to the Marvel Cinematic Universe. In fact, one could …

Women's News

Black Panther: Read Michelle Obama's message to Ryan Coogler's team

<i>Black Panther</i> has finally reached cinemas around the world, millions of people heading to the nearest screen to witness Ryan Coogler’s work (breaking …

Celebrity News (UK)

‘Black Panther’: Hollywood Cannot Stop Praising The Groundbreaking Marvel Blockbuster

<i>Black Panther</i> has been out for less than a week and in addition to breaking box office records, audiences cannot stop talking about it. More than …

Black Panther

Ryan Coogler’s One-Take Action Scenes Are Becoming His Stunning Technical Trademark

Even one-take master Emmanuel Lubezki has to be impressed with the technical wizardry in "Creed" and "Black Panther."<p>The best action scene in Ryan …

Ryan Coogler

Everything you need to know about the tribes of Black Panther's Wakanda

Panther Tribe: The Royal Family<p>King T’Challa (Chadwick Boseman), his stepsister Princess Shuri (Letitia Wright) and her mother, the King’s stepmother …

Black Culture

Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’ is a broad mix of African cultures—here are some of them

Wakanda may not have been real, but the <i>Black Panther</i> costume designer Ruth Carter and Hannah Beachler, the film’s production designer, both drew on very real tribes and cultures to represent the various peoples that form part of the nation of Wakanda.<p>In <i>Black Panther</i>, Wakanda is a kingdom made up of …

Africa

Beyoncé Brings Blue Ivy—And Cool Courtside Style—to the NBA All-Star Game

Beyoncé took her daughter Blue Ivy Carter to this weekend’s NBA All-Star Game in Los Angeles and dressed for the occasion, as always. Mrs. Carter has often made waves alongside Jay-Z at boxing matches (a red Harbison jumpsuit for the Mayweather fight, a black Michael Costello dress for …

Fashion

Fists up!! Members of Afro-Brazilian intellectual debate group fill mall movie theater to watch Black Panther; pride, cheers and emotion symbolize the whole night

<b>Note from BW of Brazil</b>: <i>After all of the hype and anticipation of the premier of the Marvel film Black Panther in São Paulo, I’m left wondering as to</i> …

Women of Color

'Black Panther' Is A Hit In The Motherland, Fans All Over Africa Are Blown Away

America isn't the only place <i>Black Panther</i> is breaking records and snatching wigs. The blockbuster has taken Africa by storm for its portrayal of the …

South Africa

13 Things You Probably Didn't Know About Black Panther's Breakout Star Letitia Wright

Nothing but respect for my Disney princess.

Letitia Wright

We Need To Talk About The 'Black Panther' Soundtrack

In case you've been living under a rock, there's a blockbuster Marvel film in theaters called <i>Black Panther</i> and we just can't stop talking about …

Women of Color

So Winston Duke Is My New Husband And Everyone Needs To Back Off

Are you done?

Winston Duke

Learn More About Xhosa, The Real South African Language Spoken By Wakandans In 'Black Panther'

<i>Black Panthe</i>r has done a lot for the culture, including bringing an authentic African language to American ears.<p>If you’ve seen <i>Black Panther</i>, you had …

Black Panther

‘Black Panther’ fever grabs SA

“This movie has been called an icon – a moment in time where black people are being celebrated for their outstanding work.”<p>Fondly known as “The Doc” …

Comics

DC Collectibles 2018: Batman fans have lots to choose from

DC Collectibles released details of the 2018 collection at the New York Toy Fair. Check out the Batman-themed statues and action figures.<p>From Batman …

Comic Books

How IsiXhosa Became The Official Language of Wakanda on 'Black Panther'

South African veteran actor <b>John Kani</b> was highly responsible for IsiXhosa becoming the official language of the fictional country of Wakanda in the</i> …

Marvel Universe

Black Panther Is A Win For Black Identity

Black Panther is much more than the latest blockbuster, but a monumental shift in how the East and Western world view African culture<p>Mario Anzuoni / …

Entertainment (UK)

Black Panther warrior women chat to Channel24; Atul Gupta fights back; and is JP Duminy on the chopping block?

Cape Town - Get all the action as Members of Parliament debate President Cyril Ramaphosa's first State of the Nation Address, former Western Cape …

South Africa

'Black Panther': the fight to serve or save

Depicting the ideologies of many struggle heroes who believed in an Africa which is free from oppression and enjoys the wealth of its land, Black …

Comics

“Black Panther” Forces The African Diaspora To Wrestle With The Past And The Future

In Black Panther, the black American experience is prioritized, raising the question of what blackness and identity mean beyond one’s borders. Spoilers below!<p><b>Africa, the ancestral home</b> of all people in the African diaspora, is not the home of our modern-day understanding of blackness. Instead, …

Long-form Journalism

Kevin Feige Calms Fears Over Those Photos Showing Brie Larson’s ‘Captain Marvel’ Costume

Comic book enthusiasts and superhero design obsessives were left a bit baffled when paparazzi pics surfaced of Brie Larson decked out in non-traditional Captain Marvel regalia. Marvel Studios president Kevin Feige knows about the pap pics and he’s easing fan fears about the superhero’s presentation …

Celebrity News (UK)

Fans Can't Contain Their Love For Black Panther's Biggest Badass: Okoye

<i>The following contains spoilers for Black Panther.</i><p>Look, we're sorry to King T'Challa (Chadwick Boseman) and Erik Killmonger (Michael B. Jordan), we …

Comics

Letitia Wright steals show in 'Black Panther' breakout role

BEVERLY HILLS, Calif. (AP) — Letitia Wright still can't believe she made the "Black Panther" poster.<p>The 24-year-old actress has an out-of-nowhere star-making turn in the Marvel superhero film as the whip-smart Shuri, teenage sister to T'Challa and top scientist in Wakanda. Vibrant, funny and cool, …

Celebrity News (UK)

When royalty and red carpets collide: The best twinning moments

Talk about a regal look! <i>Black Panther</i> star Danai Gurira looked like a true queen at the premiere of the blockbuster hit in Johannesburg, wearing a …

Mandy Moore

'Black Panther': How T'Challa Avoids Toxic Masculinity

The superhero's close relationship with his mother and sister might help explain why he's more well-adjusted than the average Marvel protagonist.<p>In</i> …

Marvel Universe

Michonne tears off a zombie's face in sneak peek of second half of The Walking Dead Season 8

Michonne's pulling no punches in a new clip from the return of Season 8 of AMC's <i>The Walking Dead</i>. As she tries to close a gate on an advancing group …

Dora Milaje

The Walking Dead Danai Gurira talks about losing Carl

Carl Grimes (Chandler Riggs) and Michonne (Danai Gurira) - The Walking Dead _ Season 4, Episode 15 - Photo Credit: Gene Page/AMC<p>As fans of <i>The Walking</i> …

Walking

Movies: New and Noteworthy

Opening This Week<p><b>Annihilation</b> A four-woman scientific team is sent on a secret mission in an area where the laws of nature don't apply. Natalie …

Darkest Hour

Lupita Nyong'o: Xhosa is one of the hardest languages on the planet

African Hollywood actresses Lupita Nyong'o and Danai Gurira spent months trying to nail the perfect Xhosa accent and pronunciation for their roles in …

Black Panther