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Jordan Peele’s US Adds Two More

Quick Update:Jordan Peele’s new thriller <i>Us</i> starring Elisabeth Moss, Lupita Nyong’o, Winston Duke, and Tim Heidecker has just added Yahya Abdul-Mateen …

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Senegalese-American Actress Anna Diop Set to Join Lupita Nyong'o and Winston Duke In Jordan Peele's 'Us'

In May, it was announced that <i>Black Panther</i> costars <b>Lupita Nyong'o</b> and <b>Winston Duke</b> would star in <i>Us,</i> the highly-anticipated follow-up to director, …

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Lupita Nyong’o & Winston Duke Set For Jordan Peele’s ‘Us’, Chadwick Boseman Lands ‘17 Bridges’

<i>Black Panther</i> stars Chadwick Boseman, Winston Duke and Lupita Nyong’o have lined up follow-up projects set to hit the big screen next year.Nyong’o …

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Winston Duke is ready to rumble, signs on for Kimbo Slice biopic Backyard Legend

Winston Duke made millions of new fans as beefy vegetarian M’Baku in <i>Black Panther</i>—which, believe it or not, was his first feature film role. Now he’s …

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Winston Duke from ‘Black Panther’ Will Portray Kimbo Slice in a New Biopic

Winston Duke’s career is on an upward trajectory. After portraying M’Baku in both <i>Black Panther</i> and <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i>, he’s also poised to star in …

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‘Black Panther’ Star Winston Duke Set To Portray Kimbo Slice in ‘Backyard Legend’

Coming off his breakout role in “Black Panther” as T’Challa’s ally M’Baku, and riding a wave of success from <i>Avengers: Infinity War,</i> Winston Duke is …

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Winston Duke reported to play Kimbo Slice in biopic

Black Panther actor Winston Duke will reportedly play MMA icon Kimbo Slice in an upcoming biopic about the fighter’s life and sudden death.<p>Reports …

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Report: Black Panther actor Winston Duke linked to Kimbo Slice film

Winston Duke is about to go from the jungles of Wakanda to the streets of Miami.<p>Recently rising to prominence as tribal leader M’Baku in Marvel’s …


Winston Duke Talks Working With Jordan Peele on 'Us'

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'Black Panther' Star Winston Duke Says The Black Women In His Life Have Challenged Him ‘To Be Better and Smarter’

Globally recognized for his role as M’Baku in <i>Black Panther</i>, talented actor Winston Duke sat down with ESSENCE to dish on his towering height, his …

Women of Color

Winston Duke Says Black Women Have ‘Challenged Me to be Better, Smarter’ — And Fans Are Loving It

Winston Duke made hearts flutter when he praised Black women for boosting his confidence and he’s about to do it all over again.The “Black Panther” …

Women of Color

Adult Swim Festival 2018

In its sixth year, the chill weekend inches closer to the type of festival it ultimately wants to be.<p>by and May 28, 2018, 2:45pm<p>0 comments<p>Adult …

Movie Reviews

Jordan Peele Announces New Movie ‘Us’; Lupita Nyong’o, Winston Duke to Star

Writer-director Jordan Peele has announced his follow-up to his award-winning movie, Get Out. Peele also revealed a poster Tuesday on Twitter of the …

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Jordan Peele announces new movie, ‘Us,’ with Lupita Nyong’o, Elisabeth Moss and Winston Duke reportedly eying roles

He's baaaaaaack.<p>Jordan Peele announced his new movie Tuesday, his first since the Oscar-winning "Get Out."<p>The director failed to give any information …

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Jordan Peele Unveils Title Of New Movie; Lupita Nyong’o In Talks, Winston Duke & Elisabeth Moss Eyed

Jordan Peele has unveiled a title and a poster for his next movie, the follow-up to his Oscar-nominated hit <i>Get Out</i>. The new pic will be called <i>US</i>, and …

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Winston Duke and Lupita Nyong’o in Talks to Star in Jordan Peele Thriller, ‘Us’

Jordan Peele has a new thriller on the horizon and it’s shaping up to be another smash.<p><i>Previously known as the Untitled Jordan Peele project at</i> …

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Winston Duke, Lupita Nyong’o, Elisabeth Moss Circling New Jordan Peele Movie 'Us' (Exclusive)

The film is Peele's first since winning an Oscar for 'Get Out.'<p>Winston Duke, Lupita Nyong’o and Elisabeth Moss are circling to star in Jordan Peele’s …


Media tries to turn Black women against Winston Duke/M’Baku, Black women do not take the bait

<b>Winston Duke</b> (aka #WankdandBae, aka #M’baku), got a little taste of media spin when he credited Black women for his success in a recent <i>Newsweek</i> …

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Canceled Or Nah? Twitter Is Dragging ‘Black Panther’ Bae Winston Duke For This Comment About Black Women

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This Black Panther Clip Reveals One of M'Baku's Best Moments Was Improvised

Winston Duke’s turn as M’Baku is just one of many things that makes <i>Black Panther</i> great. He’s powerful, intimidating, and also kind of funny, all of …


Why 'Black Panther' Star Winston Duke Says He Has Black Women To Thank For Helping Him Heal

<i>Black Panther</i> definitely found it's breakout star in hunky actor Winston Duke.<p>The 31-year-old caught moviegoers' eyes playing M'Baku, the leader of …

Women of Color

Winston Duke Says Black Women Helped Him To Be Confident In His Own Skin

On Feb. 16, the U.S. was introduced to actor Winston Duke, best known for his role as M’Baku in the soon-to-be-classic film, <i>Black Panther</i>. …

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‘Black Panther’ Star Winston Duke Credits Black Women for Making Him ‘a Heartthrob’ and Giving Him Confidence in His Features

<i>‘Black Panther’</i> star Winston Duke recently sat down for an interview with Newsweek where he revealed that the love he received from Black women for …

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‘Black Panther’ Star Winston Duke Credits Black Women for Healing His Insecurities

Winston Duke rose to international fame playing M’Baku in Marvel’s “Black Panther.” But although the Wakandan stands strong and confident, the man …

Women of Color

Chadwick Boseman And Winston Duke Can’t Help But LOL After Reading These Hilarious Mean Tweets

Even the mightiest of heroes have to face Twitter trolls. As the latest Marvel comic flick Avengers: Infinity War breaks box office records, the …


Anthony Mackie Didn't Know Winston Duke Was in Avengers: Infinity War?!

Mackie then explained how unofficial everyone's last day was as the actors were asked back on set multiple times.<p>"I literally wrapped three times," …

Marvel Universe

Winston Duke: Hispanics and Asians Need a Platform to Tell Their Stories (VIDEO)

During the Avengers: Infinity War premiere EBONY caught up with Winston Duke who played the role of M’Baku in Marvel’s Black Panther. The 31-year-old …


'Black Panther' Breakout Bae Winston Duke Has A Message For Black Women

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Wakanda Forever! #BlackExcellence Was All Over The 'Avengers' Red Carpet

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'Black Panther' Star Winston Duke Talks M'Baku's Vegetarian Co-Signs

Last night saw the world premiere of <i>Avengers: Infinity War</i> and one of the film's stars, Winston Duke, hit the red carpet and spoke to <i>Variety</i> about …

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