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Chadwick Boseman is officially a Disney Legend.

The “Black Panther” star was inducted alongside other stars like Anthony Anderson, Kristen Bell and Josh Gad at Friday’s Disney Legends Award Ceremony at the D23 Expo. Boseman’s brother, Derrick Boseman, accepted the award on his late brother’s behalf.

“When I heard that Disney wanted to honor Chad, the first word that came to mind for me was the word honor,” Boseman said. “As I think about my brother and this h

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A new Black Panther 2 rumor explains how Marvel Studios plans on replacing T’Challa following the death of actor Chadwick Boseman.

The rumor comes from YouTuber Grace Randolph and reiterates previous rumors that Marvel Studios will use a digital double for Chadwick Boseman.

Randolph writes on Twitter, “I hear that they are making a Chadwick Boseman digital double that’s looking very life like…”

She then goes on to indicate that Marvel Studios’ “current plan is that T’Challa will die in batt

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The late Chadwick Boseman was born in Anderson, South Carolina, a city that, like many in the Palmetto State, also features a Confederate statue. The 118-year-old monument — which is dedicated to the Confederate veterans of Anderson County and bears the inscription, “The world shall yet decide in truth’s clear far off light, that the soldiers who wore the gray and died with Lee were in the right” — was vandalized back in June, and now there’s a petition to replace it wit

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King of a technologically advanced country, Black Panther is a scientific genius.
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It has been said many times that the Marvel movie “Black Panther” is an important landmark. I’m not referring to its deserved critical and box office success worldwide, the many awards it has won, or the fact that it is the first film in the superhero genre to be nominated for best picture at the Academy Awards.

Instead, I’m focusing on a key aspect of its cultural impact that is l

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The 91st Academy Awards ceremony is just a few days away, and in advance of the annual bestowing of golden statuettes in honor of Hollywood’s best and most memorable big screen performances over the past year, ticketing service Fandango conducted an experiment. The company decided to poll 3,000 moviegoers and ask them — if they were the ones calling the shots, who would they hand out Oscars to during the ceremony this Sunday?

Among the results of this survey of ordinary moviegoers, Black Panth

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Michael B. Jordan and Chadwick Boseman in 'Black Panther' Michael B. Jordan and Chadwick Boseman in Black PantherWALT DISNEY STUDIOS

By the time we revisit the waterfall in Black Panther, about 75 minutes into the film, every viewer understands the stakes of the place. Warrior Falls is Wakanda’s ceremonial proving ground, a spectacular but deadly setting that maintains the status quo of the fictional African nation. Earlier in the movie, T’Challa (played by Chadwick Boseman) claims the mantle of king by defeating a challenger, the hulking M’Baku

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Chadwick Boseman took one of the main prizes at the 2018 GQ Men Of The Year Awards.

The Black Panther actor took International man, while Olly Alexander from Years and Years was awarded the live act award.

The prizes recognize men and woman across sport, politics, entertainment and of course style.

Dua Lipa also won best solo artist with Jorja Smith named breakthrough solo artist.

Speaking after his win, Chadwick spoke about how he’s dealing with the increased profile.

“Day to day, it’s a

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Chadwick Boseman is Black Panther.
  • Marvel didn't initially want the characters in " Black Panther" to have accents.
  • But actor Chadwick Boseman, who plays King T'Challa and the titular superhero, said they needed to.
  • The studio thought he could have a British or American accent.
  • Boseman stood firm and said it was a "deal breaker" if he didn't use an accent based in an African language.

Marvel wasn't entirely on board with Wakandans having African accents in "Black Panther" but act

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Spoilers for Avengers: Infinity War, and speculation for Avengers 4, ahead.

At the end of Avengers: Infinity War, the credits promised "Thanos will return." But while Josh Brolin's purple-tinted, gigantic villain will return in 2019's Avengers 4, who else will be back? If you've seen Infinity War, you know it's a bit of a mystery. Here come the spoilers!

In his quest to balance the universe, Thanos acquired all the infinity stones and zapped half of the universe's population, just as he threa

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Black Panther Is Still going In!


It’s now grossed more than Iron Man, Thor, and the first Captain America combined.


Black Panther isn’t just a terrific movie — it’s also proved to be a record-crushing machine. Here’s a quick roundup of its success thus far:

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T’Challa/Black Panther (Chadwick Boseman)
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Black Panther‘s box office dominance continues to shatter records as the Marvel blockbuster vaulted past Titanic to become the third highest-grossing film of all time.

James Cameron’s Titanic – which enjoyed a 12-year reign as the highest-grossing film until it was usurped by the director’s Avatar in 2009 – fell to Number Four on the all-time list after Black Panther leapt past th

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More than 30 days after its release on Feb. 16, Marvel’s Black Panther broke a box office records of earning $1 billion dollars and triumphantly became the top-grossing superhero film of all time in the United States, snatching the title from The Avengers. An incredible feat for the Marvel’s first predominantly black cast that has shattered the narrow-minded idea that black people don’t have international appeal to the masses.

Show them, they did. 

Black Panther was compelling in the layer

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The film accomplished the milestone on Saturday, eclipsing Marvel’s 'The Avengers.'

Black Panther just keeps on breaking records. After another successful week at the box office, the Marvel epic is now the top earning superhero film ever in North America, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

It accomplished the milestone on Saturday, eclipsing Marvel’s The Avengers, which, in 2012, made $623.4 million at the domestic box office. The Ryan Coogler-directed saga has also become one of seve

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King T'Challa is still on his throne. "Black Panther" opened five weeks ago, and it's come in No. 1 at the box office for all five of those weeks. That makes the Marvel superhero movie the first film to do so since "Avatar" in 2009.

Ticket sales over the weekend earned the blockbuster film $27 million more, according to studio estimates. "Black Panther" has grossed more than $605.4 million domestically and more than $1.1 billion worldwide. Watch that domestic total of $605.4 million -- if "Bla

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Pictured: Directors Ryan Coogler and Ava Duvernay

Now that A Wrinkle in Time has premiered in theaters, fans are getting to see director Ava DuVernay’s take on the classic young adult novel.

And though the film might be competing in the box office against Black Panther, the two directors are nothing but supportive of each other. Marvel Studios director Ryan Coogler penned a heartfelt tribute to DuVernay that was recently published on ESPNW, championing his friend’s accomplishments.

“Ava DuVer

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Disney/Marvel’s Black Panther has leapt across the $1B mark globally. The Ryan Coogler-helmed superhero phenomenon gets to the milestone today, its 26th day of release, and is now Walt Disney Studios’ 16th title and the MCU’s 5th ever to pass $1B. The film is at $531M domestic and is crossing $500M at the international box office this weekend, bolstered by a strong start in China where it’s now at about $49M after two days.

The $1B worldwide milestone is the latest impressive feat for the Waka

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When “Black Panther” made its record-smashing $201 million start last month, it was expected to easily keep the No. 1 spot at the box office until Disney released its next film, Ava DuVernay’s “A Wrinkle in Time.” But as Madeleine L’Engle’s famous science fantasy adaptation gets ready to enter theaters on 3,980 screens this weekend, that expectation may have been premature.

When tracking for “A Wrinkle in Time” first came out three weeks ago, opening weekend estimates were set at approximately

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If you didn't get your fill of Tiffany Haddish at the Oscar's last night, fret not because you're about to be seeing a lot more of her very soon.

The Girls' Trip comedian has been tapped to star alongside Tika Sumpter and Omari Hardwick in the upcoming Tyler Perry production The List, Deadline reports. Slated to release in November 2018, the plot is described as: "When her wild sister (Haddish) gets released from prison and re-enters her life, Danica (

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Since its release, Black Panther has rapidly eclipsed dozens of the industry's most successful films, and it looks like after three weeks it still isn’t slowing down. After only 17 days, Marvel’s latest superhero movie has become the 10th highest-grossing film of all time in North America, according to Variety.

The Ryan Coogler-directed hit brought in another $65.7 million during its third weekend, beating out Red Sparrow and Death Wish to maintain its No. 1 box off

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