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Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’ Adds Michael B. Jordan to Star-Studded Cast

Creed star Michael B. Jordan doesn’t have to wait long to recreate magic with recent and past collaborator – Ryan Coogler.

It has been confirmed that Jordan will be joining the cast of Black Panther – starring Chadwick Boseman in the title role. Oscar-winner Luptia Nyong’o is currently in talks to be his co-star.

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Mandatory Credit: Photo by Jim Smeal/BEI/Shutterstock (5583006x)
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Lupita Nyong’o Gracefully Shuts Down Vogue Magazine after Comparisons to Audrey Hepburn

A couple of days after the chaos of The Met Gala – fashion pubs are still required to work overtime to expertly translate and analyze the night’s overpriced and heightened dramatics.

Vogue magazine is usually considered the leader of the pack when it comes to dissecting every detail – from the diamonds and pearls to the Princess heels and glow-in–the dark ensembles.

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Tony Awards 2016: ‘Hamilton’ Breaks Records, ‘Eclipsed’ and ‘The Color Purple’ Among Nominees

 

The nominees for Tony Awards 2016 have been unveiled and as expected the Broadway blockbuster that has redefined the scope of what is required to be a national institution – Hamilton – came out on top.

Lin-Manuel Miranda’s historical musical garnered a whopping 16 noms – including Best Musical, Best Actor in Musical for both Miranda and Leslie Odom Jr., Best Actress in a Leading Role for Phillipa Soo and Best Actress in a Featured Role for Renee Elise Goldsberry.

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Vanity Fair Unveils its “Hollywood Issue” Cover with Viola Davis, Lupita Nyong’o and Gugu Mbatha-Raw

Vanity Fair has unveiled the roster of actresses that were selected to pose for its annual Hollywood issue and for the most part, the esteemed gathering features a not so surprising list of recipients.
Obviously the goal was to project the solidarity between the old timers and those on the rise as well as the talented mainstays. There are also a handful of this year’s Oscar nominees thrown in the mix.

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Disney Releases Sneak Peek Of Lupita Nyong’o in ‘The Queen of Katwe’

About a year and a half ago, it was announced that Lupita Nyong’o and David Oyelowo had both secured roles in the Disney film The Queen of Katwe, which depicts the story of a young Ugandan chess player, Phiona Mutsei, played by newcomer Madina Nalwanga, who rises from modest circumstances to the heights of international success as she pursues her dreams of being an undefeated champion.

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Lupita Nyong’o Was Tricked Into Auditioning For ‘Force Awakens’

Lupita Nyong’o was quite a sight at the highly charged Hollywood premiere of Star Wars: The Force Awakens on Monday night.

The Mexican-born Kenyan actress looked regal in an out-of-this-world confection by Alexandre Vaulthier. When asked how she settled on her sparkly number, Nyong’o charmingly replied, “I thought I would bring the galaxy with me”.

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