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Sterling K. Brown Suiting Up For Black Panther Role

The People v. O.J. Simpson: American Crime Story star has been tapped to portray new character N'Jobu alongside Chadwick Boseman as the titular superhero. The film is already in production and will...

Angela Bassett Joins Black Panther

Angela Bassett has joined 'Black Panther'. Marvel Studios have confirmed the 'American Horror Story' star will portray Ramonda, the mother of the titular character, aka T'Challa, in the forthcoming film. A statement on the studio's...

Lupita Nyong'o: Superhero Film Was On My Bucket List

Lupita Nyong'o was beyond thrilled to be cast in 'Black Panther' as a superhero film was on her ''bucket list''.The 33-year-old actress recently nabbed the part of Wakandan special forces warrior Nakia, a member of...

Forest Whitaker Joins Black Panther

The 55-year-old actor was announced as the movie's latest casting on Friday (07Oct16) on Marvel.com, and it was revealed he will play an elder statesman in the fictional city of Wakanda....

Michael B. Jordan Feeling The Pressure For Black Panther Movie

The Creed star has been cast as the movie's villain, Erik Killmonger, opposite Chadwick Boseman as the titular comic book character - the first mainstream black superhero, and although writer/director Ryan Coogler is...

Lupita Nyong'o Reveals Details Of Black Panther Plot

It was confirmed at Comic-Con San Diego over the weekend (23-24Jul16) that Lupita had been cast in the new Marvel movie as Nakia, joining director Ryan Coogler and actor Chadwick Boseman in the feature. Michael...

Michael B. Jordan To Play Black Panther Villain

Michael B. Jordan will play Erik Killmonger in 'Black Panther'. The 29-year-old actor is teaming up with his 'Creed' and 'Fruitvale Station' director Ryan Coogler for the third time to film the movie, which stars...

Lupita Nyong'o In Negotiations For Black Panther

The Creed filmmaker is adapting the comic book for the big screen and he wants the 12 Years a Slave star to join him, according to The Hollywood Reporter. Boseman was introduced...

Chadwick Boseman's Black Panther Premonition

The Get on Up star was in Australia working on Gods of Egypt in 2014 when the man gave Chadwick his Black Panther comic book, and shared his prediction that the actor would...

Robert Downey Jr.: 'Don Cheadle Is The Man'

The two actors star in the upcoming Marvel flick Captain America: Civil War, with Robert back as his much loved alter ego Tony Stark/Iron Man, and Don returning as Colonel James Rhodes/War MAChine. The...

16 Times Actors Excelled As Onscreen Musical Legends

We love a good biopic about a musical legend and with a new movie about Nina Simone coming soon starring Zoe Saldana, let's reflect on some of the best incarnations of famous musicians. Of course,...

Chadwick Boseman To Star As Thurgood Marshall In New Biopic

The 39 year old has already played baseball great Jackie Robinson in 42 and soul legend James Brown in Get On Up, and now he is preparing to tell Marshall's story in director...

'Selma' Director Ava Duvernay Passes On Marvel's 'Black Panther' Movie

It sounded like a match made in heaven, but sadly Selma director Ava DuVernay has confirmed she wont be directing Marvel’s upcoming Black Panther movie. Starring Chadwick Boseman, the film will bring to life Marvel’s...

Ava Duvernay Courted For Marvel Blockbuster - Report

DuVernay is in talks to possibly take charge of the upcoming Black Panther comic book adaptation, which will star Chadwick Boseman, or Captain Marvel - both of which are due for release in...

'Captain America: Civil War': Marvel Announces Cast & Plot Synopsis

Marvel has announced the cast of Captain America: Civil War and it looks like pretty much everyone from the Avengers world will return alongside Chris Evans as Steve Rogers. The news was announced by Marvel...

Martin Freeman Joins Cast Of Marvel's 'Captain America: Civil War'

Having already comprehensively nailed the art of portraying literary characters on the small and big screens, British actor Martin Freeman has set his sights on the world of comic books with the announcement that he...

Anthony Mackie Teases 'Stupendous' Captain America: Civil War

Anthony Mackie has teased that 'Captain America: Civil War' is ''stupendous''.The 36-year-old actor - who is reprising his role as Sam Wilson (Falcon) in the upcoming movie - has branded the film ''The Avengers 3.8''.He...

'Get On Up' Gives Chadwick Boseman Another Showcase

With 'Get On Up', rising-star actor Chadwick Boseman takes on his second American icon, the Godfather of Soul, James Brown. This follows his break-out role as baseball legend Jackie Robinson in last year's '42'.Chadwick Boseman...

Mick Jagger Praises 'Amazing' Chadwick Boseman

Sir Mick Jagger claims Chadwick Boseman is ''amazing'' as James Brown in the singer's biopic 'Get On Up'.The 71-year-old Rolling Stones rocker co-produced the movie and praised the young actor for his portrayal of the...

How James Brown's Famed Apollo Show Inspired 'Get On Up' Creators

James Brown is well-known as one of the greatest American entertainers of all time and his brand new biopic, 'Get On Up' starring Chadwick Boseman displays some of the most memorable moments in his life...

Daniel Bruhl Reportedly Cast In 'Captain America: Civil War' In Unspecific Role

Daniel Bruhl has reportedly been cast in the next Captain America film entitled Captain America: Civil War.Daniel Bruhl has been cast in Captain America: Civil War.Read More: Rush, Starring Daniel Bruhl, Movie Review.The 36-year-old German...

Marvel Announces 'Black Panther', 'Doctor Strange' As Universe Expands

Marvel has seen, and raised Warner Bros' recent DC Comics announcement by confirming that Doctor Strange, Black Panther, Captain Marvel and Inhumans will be joining it's cinematic universe. The studio unveiled the movies and release...

Chadwick Boseman Cast As Superhero Black Panther

Actor Chadwick Boseman has been tasked with the job of bringing comic book superhero Black Panther to life on the big screen.The Get On Up star will portray the long-serving Avengers member and his alter...

Stan Lee Confirms Marvel Have Started On 'Black Panther' Movie

You can always rely on Stan Lee to let us know what Marvel are doing behind closed doors. The legendary comic book writer , 91, was speaking at the Fan Expo Canada on Friday (August...

Surprise, "Guardians Of The Galaxy" Is About To Take The Weekend Box Office, By A Lot

Yes, hello, Guardians of the Galaxy is blowing up this weekend’s box office. In other news, the Earth is round (well, it’s an oblate spheroid, according to Wikipedia) and ice cream tastes good. But back...

A Week In Movies: Get On Up Premieres, Cooper Cooks In London, Trailers For Tusk, Mockingjay, The Hobbit And Mad Max

The stars came out for the New York premiere this week of Get on Up, starring Chadwick Boseman as Godfather of Soul James Brown. He was joined on the red carpet by costars Dan Aykroyd...

Reviews Round-up: Critics Fall For The James Brown Biopic 'Get On Up'

The story of American funk, soul and dance legend James Brown is set to be portrayed on the big screen Brown’s music is some of the most influential in the pop era.Chadwick Boseman (r) plays...

Chadwick Boseman Faced A Challenge With James Brown Portrayal, Will He Reap The Benefits Come Awards Season?

The reviews are in – Chadwick Boseman makes a star turn as James Brown in Get On Up. Judging by the GIFs, he’s definitely got the moves and critics say he’s got the presence as...

Chadwick Boseman Was Hesitant About Starring In The James Brown Biopic "Get On Up"

Chadwick Boseman is quickly becoming Hollywood’s go-to man to portray cultural and historical icons. After playing baseball legend Jackie Robinson in 42, the 32-year-old actor is now in the role of James Brown in Universal...

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