Michael B. Jordan

The Top 10 Young Adult and Children's Books of 2017

IDEAS<p>Lucy Feldman is the News Editor for Motto.<p>Some of the most difficult issues facing us this past year — sexual harassment, police brutality and …

Books

Attention holiday travelers: Stream these films to pump up your down-time

Need some travel-sized films to watch on your devices during the holiday travel period? We’ve got a bushel for you.<p>Here is a collection of mostly …

Bong Joon-ho

Actual Sexiest Man Alive Patrick Stewart Discusses Violence Against Women: “It’s a Man’s Problem”

As you’ve no doubt heard by now, Blake “Him? Really?” Shelton has been named <i>People</i> Magazine’s Sexiest Man Alive. Here they are, genuinely attempting …

Ryan Reynolds

Sylvester Stallone Accused Of Sexually Assaulting Teen In 1980s

The movie star is the latest Hollywood celebrity involved in a scandal.<p>Sylvester Stallone, the star of arguably the biggest sports movie franchise of …

Sylvester Stallone

Who Should Replace Ben Affleck As Batman?

A fun news story is that Matt Reeves, who will be directing <i>The Batman</i>, might be eyeballing Jake Gyllenhaal to replace Ben Affleck for a trilogy of …

Movies

Trailers: New International Trailer For Black Panther

This is a new international trailer for <i>Black Panther</i>. The film was co-written and directed by Ryan Coogler, and stars Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. …

Comics

For master producer Charles D. King, success lies in thinking Macro and diverse stories

Charles D. King has a particular swag about him: corporate yet street; minimalist yet audacious.<p>It’s no wonder that one day he’s at an industry panel in Beverly Hills talking about the need for diversity and inclusion in Hollywood, and two days later he’s on a decidedly different stage at …

Mary J. Blige

The 12 sexiest men alive that aren't Blake Shelton, thank God

Blake Shelton became <i>People</i>'s Sexist Man Alive on Tuesday and we all collectively let out a big sigh.<p>Seriously <i>People</i>? There are a ton of reliable …

Entertainment

Everyone involved in ‘Justice League,’ and everyone who watches it, deserves better

<b>This review discusses some aspects of “Justice League,” though no major plot points.</b><p>The second season of “Entourage,” which aired in 2005, is largely concerned with the question of whether Vincent Chase (Adrian Grenier) should star in an Aquaman movie written by “Seven” scribe Andrew Kevin Walker …

Opinion

25 Men Of Color Who Are Waaaaay Sexier Than Blake Shelton

1. Come Again PEOPLE?<p>A post shared by People Magazine (@people) on Nov 14, 2017 at 5:03pm PST<p>1 of 25<p>2. Trevante Rhodes<p>A post shared by Trevante …

Women of Color

Now Stream This: The Best Movies Streaming Right Now

<i>(Welcome to</i> <b>Now Stream This</b><i>, a column dedicated to the best movies streaming on Netflix, Amazon, Hulu, and every other streaming service out …

Guillermo del Toro

Black Panther International Trailer Reveals Suit's Capabilities

We learn a little more about T’Challa’s suit and its features in a new international trailer for director Ryan Coogler’s <i>Black Panther</i>.<p><b>RELATED: New</b> …

Comics

6 Books To Read Before The 2018 Movie Adaptations Premiere

There is a long-held belief that it's always best to read the book before you see the movie. The theory may continue to hold true heading into 2018, …

Entertainment

Endeavour Content Adapting Cinderella Retelling 'Stepsister' (Exclusive)

The upcoming book will be published by Scholastic in fall 2019.<p>Endeavour Content is developing an adaptation of Cinderella re-imagining <i>Stepsister</i> as …

Walt Disney Company

Plan B Picks Up Award-Winning Book ‘Landscape With Invisible Hand’ | Deadline

Plan B has acquired the rights to <i>Landscape with Invisible Hand</i> and will adapt the National Book Award-winning author M.T. Anderson’s often humorous …

15 Superhero Movies You Didn't Know Were Coming In 2018

There’s simply no denying that the most popular genre with audiences right now is the superhero movie, and judging by the most recent success of <i>Thor:</i> …

Comics

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1 of 7<p>SEXIEST EYES: BRADLEY COOPER<p>He has great hair, a great smile, speaks French, is a new dad — is there anything he <i>doesn't</i> have? His eyes …

Matthew McConaughey

Hey, Kids! (Harassment in) Comics!

Whew! It’s been a tough month with all those sexual assault allegations in Hollywood, politics, and journalism, hasn’t it? Let’s turn to some …

Comics

A Guide to Fantasy and Science Fiction Made for Black People, by Black People

Last week, Marvel unveiled a line of <i>Black Panther</i> character posters that snatched the souls out of every living melanated human being. Black Panther …

Graphic Novels

Marvel Civil War: 15 MCU vs. Marvel Netflix Memes

Ever since the very first Marvel Studios film release in 2008, Marvel’s film releases have certainly not been generic , in the sense that you surely …

Comics

How Tessa Thompson Is Taking Control of Her Career

By the time Tessa Thompson reaches our table at the midtown restaurant where we’ve arranged to meet, she’s trailing stares behind her like streamers. Two weeks earlier, she’d slayed her way through the newly released trailer for <i>Thor: Ragnarok</i> as the superhero Valkyrie, her arms as ripped as Sarah …

Celebrity News

Ivan Drago’s son seemingly confirmed for Creed 2

Back when there were rumblings that Dolph Lundgren’s <b>Rocky IV</b> antagonist Ivan Drago would be returning for <b>Creed 2</b>, rumours were circulating that …

Pop Culture

“The Stars Beneath Our Feet” Will Mark Michael B. Jordan’s Directorial Debut

The <i>Black Panther</i> actor, Michael B. Jordan, is looking to get behind the camera by bringing <i>The Stars Beneath Our Feet</i> to the big screen.<b>Michael B.</b> …

Comics

10 celebrities that prove you can be a zaddy and a daddy

Last week, David Harbour — also known as Jim Hopper, the chain smoking, delightfully dad-bodied resident father figure of “Stranger Things” — settled …

Entertainment

New ‘Black Panther’ Posters Gather Almost Too Much Excellence In One Place

<i>Black Panther</i> won’t arrive until February 16th, 2018, but the full trailer already has us psyched, and this new set of character posters give a closer look at the badass cast and the excellent costume design. There are returning villains, like Andy Serkis’ Klaw (now with a weird gun hand), and a …

Comics

Thousands of Black Nerds Reportedly Deceased as Black Panther Character Posters Slay the Internet

The entirety of black geekdom simultaneously caught the Holy Ghost on Thursday when Marvel released posters for some of the individual characters in …

Every Black Panther Character Poster Is The Best Thing I Have Ever Seen

Every other poster is shewk.<p>Chadwick Boseman as T'Challa<p>Nails on fleek! Boseman stares pensively into his hands as if wondering what to do with all …

Comics

How Michael B. Jordan Is Redefining the Role of the All-American Actor

“I grew up in a tough neighborhood,” says Michael B. Jordan, the actor with the preternaturally sweet smile. “There were lots of drugs, lots of gangs, lots of pitfalls wherever you stepped. I love Newark, but it was easy to get caught up in the wrong situation. You know, when you come from very …

Culture

7 Things You Didn’t Know About “Friday Night Lights”

You know all the sayings—“Clear eyes, full hearts, can’t lose” and “Texas forever.” Maybe you even have them engraved on a sign or printed on a …

TV