Dora Milaje

‘Black Panther’ inspires special workout for women in D.C.

Marvel’s blockbuster “Black Panther” has inspired a local fitness instructor to devise a special workout for women — and heart health research.<p>“What …

Black Panther

11 Comic Firsts for Women

via IDW<p>Ladies have always slayed in the comics game. From the early beginnings of helping develop one of the greatest superheroes to striking out on …

Graphic Novels

Inspiration for 'Black Panther' female warriors gets TV show

Sony joins with a Nigerian network to produce a television series about the 19th-century Dahomey Warriors, who inspired the Dora Milaje.<p>Blockbuster hit "Black Panther" featured an all-female warrior force known as the Dora Milaje. Now, the real-life army that inspired the group will soon have its …

Technology (India)

Nollywood, Sony Pictures join forces for TV series on all-female African army

<b>Lagos, Nigeria (CNN) —</b> A first time collaboration between an American TV production studio and Nollywood has been announced.<p>Sony Pictures Television will co-develop three TV projects -- including a series on a 19th-century all-female African force -- with Nigerian network EbonyLife, one of the …

Africa

Female Warrior Inspired Drama In The Works With Ebony Life

Dora Milaje of “Black Panther”A female warrior <i>Black Panther</i> inspired drama is in the works with Sony Pictures Television and Africa’s Ebony …

Deon Cole

Who's who in 'Avengers: Infinity War'

If you're already stressed about <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> because there's just so damn many characters, you're not alone, and we're here to help. From …

Marvel Universe

Brie Larson shared a behind-the-scenes "Captain Marvel" workout video, and it's going to make you want to hit the gym

Brie Larson has been working hard to get into superhero shape for her role as Carol Danvers, aka Captain Marvel. Captain Marvel has intense physical …

Brie Larson

‘Black Panther’ Is The Top-Grossing Superhero Film Of All Time In U.S.

Source: Marvel Studios / Marvel Studios<i>Black Panther</i> continues to make history!This week <b>Ryan Coogler’s</b> hit film has made enough money in the box …

Black Panther

From the Women of Dahomey to 'Black Panther's Women of Wikanda

Black Panther<p>Ryan Coogler<p>Marvel Studios<p>16 Feb 2018<p>When the creators of the Dahomey Village at the 1893 Chicago World's Fair planned their living …

Black Panther

Black Panther, Engineering, and Afrofuturism

<i>*This post is part of our new blog series on The World of the Black Panther. This series, edited by Julian Chambliss and Walter Greason, examines</i> <i>the</i> …

Black History

17 Badass Black Superheroes Everyone Should Know

Black Panther became the first black superhero when Marvel introduced him in 1966, but he was only the beginning.<p>Since his premiere, Marvel, DC and others have churned out a number of amazing black superheroes that embody black excellence.<p>The smartest person ever in the Marvel Universe is a young …

Comics

Will Infinity War undo Black Panther's fix of the MCU's destruction porn problem?

<b>WARNING: SPOILERS for various movies in the Marvel Cinematic Universe.</b><p>When the Marvel Cinematic Universe launched in 2008 with <i>Iron Man,</i> one of the …

Marvel Universe

The Marvelous Nnedi Okorafor

"Black Panther"'s Dora Milaje are in good hands with the Nigerian American science fiction star.<p>Probably my whole entire favorite thing about being a …

Black Panther

Black Panther's Danai Gurira for ROGUE Magazine

I discovered actress Danai Gurira in very popular and successful Marvel movie (for many reasons): Black Panther. In this movie, she is playing Okoye, …

Comics

Avengers: Infinity War: Best comics for Marvel superheroes

1 of 12<p>Prepare for <i>Infinity War</i> with these comics<p>If EW's jam-packed <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> preview issue (complete with 15 different covers) wasn't …

Marvel Universe

Is The Bald Woman A Warrior Or A Survivor?

The shaved female head is having a cultural moment. But for me it’s always been associated with the BRCA1 gene and the carnage cancer has strewn across my family tree.<p><b>To be inducted</b> into this matrilineal dynasty of bald women, you must first offer up your buccal cells, gently stripping them from …

Natalie Portman

James McAvoy Looks Insanely Swole on the Set of His New Movie

This is a very different look<p><b>Update</b>: In an Instagram post, McAvoy clarified that his comment to <i>Mr. Porter</i> about eating 6,000 calories a day "is inaccurate, was meant as a joke, and is being widely used out of context." Here's what the actor wrote, in full:<p>"Seeing a lot of articles saying that I ate …

Fitness

'Black Panther': 5 lessons we learned from the Marvel phenom's amazing run

Vibranium. Killmonger. “Wakanda forever.” All words and phrases that, up until last month, would have confused most people. Now, with the success of …

Comics

Disney Parks plan massive Marvel Super Hero expansions

Disney has been snapping up properties left and right recently. And where there are new properties, there are going to be new lands <i>within</i> Disney …

Walt Disney Company

Who will die in Avengers: Infinity War? We take a look at the likely suspects

It's all come down to this. The Marvel Cinematic Universe has been building to this event for over a decade, and now all of the Avengers, Guardians …

Marvel Universe

How Will Okoye Cope With A Brave New Wakanda?

Picking the most impressive part of ‘Black Panther’ is a tall order to say the least. Whether it’s the sympathetic villain Killmonger, the delightful …

Marvel Universe

Black Panther actress imparts inspirational message to Calgary youth

Janeshia Adams-Ginyard plays a member of the Dora Milaje in the Marvel Comics film<p>Much like the character she plays in the blockbuster movie <i>Black</i> …

Entertainment (Canada)

Chelsea Bond: *A white woman took my baby*

Black people had to do a lot of work last week and it wasn’t even Invasion Day, Sorry Day, or NAIDOC Week. Blackfullas had to turn up after that …

Indigenous Australians

CLOAK AND DAGGER Trailer Shows Us a New Origin Story for the Marvel Duo

We don’t think we’re jumping the gun when we say that Freeform’s <i>Cloak & Dagger</i> series could be a complete reinvention of everything we knew about …

Comics

Black Panther's Okoye Has Issues Even Before Avengers: Infinity War Begins

Obviously, <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> isn’t <i>Black Panther 2</i>, but it will offer fans of the Marvel mega-hit an early look at where Wakanda is at after the …

Marvel Universe

‘Black Panther’ Female Warriors Take Center Stage In New Spinoff

Some “Grace Jones-looking chicks” are about to take a bite out of the Big Apple.<p>Marvel announced Friday that the Dora Milaje, AKA the badass female warriors from “Black Panther,” are getting a new comic miniseries, starting with the book <i>Wakanda Forever: The Amazing Spider-Man</i>.<p>The comic, which will …

Comics

Black Panther’s Dora Milaje to meet Spidey in new spinoff comic series

Wakanda forever! We’ve got some great news for Black Panther fans — and judging from recent box office reports — there are quite a lot of them. …

Marvel Universe

Watch the Original Black Panther Animated Series Online: All Six Episodes Now Available Thanks to Marvel

Last month, I was thrilled to learn of a talk coming to my town called “The Writers of Wakanda.” I scored a (free) ticket, thinking that maybe the …

Comics

Danai Discusses Bonding With Letitia Wright Over Kendrick Lamar

Danai Gurira who plays General Okoye in Marvel’s <i>Black Panther</i> will reprise her character in <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>. We’re excited to see what is in …

Black Culture

Okoye Feels 'Cautious' About the Avengers and Guardians in Infinity War

After having her sense of duty tested in Black Panther, Danai Gurira's Okoye, the fierce leader of the Dora Milaje, is going to have a whole new …

Marvel Universe