20 films comprise the currentMarvel Cinematic Universe, and a woman directs not a single one of them. While the MCU may never reach directorial parity, Marvel Studios finally making steps toward representation behind the camera. According toIndieWire,the studio is bringing in Chloé Zhao, its first woman of color director, to helmThe Eternals.
Zhao joins the ranks of Anna Boden and Cate Shortland—who aredirectingCaptain MarvelandBlack Widowrespectively—to become one of three women behind forthcoming films in the MCU.
Derek Minor has released his eighth studio album Trap.
The project features previously released songs, "Revolution", "clear", "it is What it is," and DXclusive "Decisions". Described as the perfect combination of great production, the lyricism, The Trap is a special project for the holy roller full of 15 tracks.
"This album is special because it is unfiltered and from the heart," Derek says. "I legit get to make the best music of my life with my friends. That is a blessing in itself."
Hailing from Lafayette, Louisiana,DJ Maj(akaMike Allen) has acquired a knack for "spicing" things In 1992, Maj’s love for music lead him to relocate to Nashville, Tennesse where he composed his self-released mix tape,Sabbatical Transit. As with DJ Maj's first national release onGotee Records(Wax Museum,see review), his bistro artistically describes the skill of blending a recipe of individual tracks together by ad libbing cuts, other sound effects and beats to formulate a seamless, perpetual flow of music. His impeccable ability to arrange tracks to literally become a smorgasbord for the ears will amaze any music lover. A variety of sound paired by some ofthe greatest names in the hip hop worldcombine to deliver a five star, unmatched performance.
LeBron James' production company, SpringHill Entertainment, announced Wednesday that Ryan Coogler - whose past films include "Black Panther," "Creed," and "Fruitvale Station" - will produce "Space Jam 2."
With only a few months to go before the release, Marvel is keeping mostCaptain Marveldetails close to the chest. The first trailer emphasized Carol Danvers’ murky history and Brie Larson’s physical performance. Instead of a villain reveal, we got Carolpunching an old lady in the face. We still don’t really knowif Jude Law is actually playing Mar-Vell, the original Captain Marvel. How the Starforce and Ronan the Accuser and Nick Fury really factor in to Carol’s contained saga remains unclear.
But thanks to a little Easter egg shrouded in shadow onCaptain Marvel’s official one-sheet poster, we do know one new character who will make her first appearance in the MCU: Chewie. Here’s the full poster:
“I am wearing Nike to applaud them for supporting Colin Kaepernick and his protest against racial injustice and police brutality,” the Black-ish star told Variety during her red-carpet interview before the ceremony.
Obnoxious Report! Tyler Perry buysMother Bettie Ann Pacea house. The mother of the Anointed Pace Sisters, a Gospel group from back in the day, Shun Pace. It was sometime last yearShun Pacewent live on Facebook and revealed that she was broke and homeless living in a small storage room at her mother’s church. It is not certain, but we thinkMother Pacewas living in the church as well. Needless to say some how Tyler Perry found out about and did something very special forShun. He got her a Mercedes Benz and a three bedroom place forShun, her daughter,Mother Paceto stay. Doctors gave up onMother Paceabout a month ago, but she is still living and a number of people have stepped in to come to their aid. Tyler Perryalong with a number of his staff and the Mayor of Atlanta’s mother was there this morning to cut the ribbon and welcomeMother Paceto her new house.
Shun Pace admitted she was broke due to bad marriages and poor health the Steller Award Winning Gospel Singer was in financial ruins. At one pointMother Pacewas taking care ofShunand her SonPastor Pace, who later died. The two of them had serious heart challenges and suffered from kidney failure. It is said thatShunjust could not go and perform and was not making any money and lost everything. The artist that was known for her incredible vocal range that was put on the map byEdwin Hawkinsand her song “I Know I Been Changed” has no recording contract and no longer pulling in the big dollars.
WatchMother Bettie Ann Pacearrive at her new house for the first time: