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ScarJo works for Black Panther

Sarah Posted by Sarah at December 10, 2018 19:09:48 December 10, 2018 19:09:48
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Monica Schipper/ Getty Images for Disney

Black Panther is the first Marvel movie with a real shot at a major Oscar nomination. As such, Disney is backing an actual, proper award campaign for the movie and key craftspeople involved, particularly Ruth Carter, the costume designer. I attended an event with Ruth Carter a couple months ago and she was so interesting, and her thought process on putting together costumes for Black Panther was so technical and considered. Full Story

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The Women of Wakanda are back

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at October 11, 2018 15:27:37 October 11, 2018 15:27:37

I think about the Black Panther press tour a lot. Mostly, I think about how much I miss it and how much joy it brought into my life. Well, awards season is coming, and the Black Panther press tour is getting a second leg. Angela Bassett Full Story

Black Panther: MCU’s best romance 

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at May 2, 2018 15:11:22 May 2, 2018 15:11:22
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Black Panther is a gift that has not stopped giving since February 16th, 2018. I saw it for the seventh time last weekend and it just keeps giving. Every time, I appreciate something else. The last couple times I watched Black Panther, I’ve walked out of the theatre thinking about Okoye and W’Kabi. Full Story

Friday, April 27, 2018

Dear Gossips,

Here’s a question I’ve been saving up to ask you all week. It’s Friday content. And especially THIS Friday.   Do you wash your meat? This is not a euphemism for anything but I get why you would think that.  Read Full Intro

Make Okoye Proud Society

Sarah Posted by Sarah at April 25, 2018 19:50:35 April 25, 2018 19:50:35
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Wenn, Bauer-Griffin

Remember in Harry Potter when Hermione founded SPEW? Well, I want to found an organization with a funny acronym and that is MOPS, the Make Okoye Proud Society. The object is to promote the kind of healthy, boss bitch living that would inspire Okoye to gaze upon one with approbation. All I’ve wanted since seeing Black Panther is to earn Okoye’s approval. Full Story

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Wakanda represent

Sarah Posted by Sarah at March 2, 2018 16:49:32 March 2, 2018 16:49:32
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Rich Polk/ Aaron J. Thornton/ J. Countess/ Randy Shropshire/ Leon Bennett / Getty Images

Chadwick Boseman and Lupita Nyong’o are both presenting at the Oscars on Sunday. No idea if they’re presenting together, but they’re both riding the Black Panther high—and it will be the dominant film again on Oscar weekend which, if Get Out were to pull off some kind of upset, would be serendipitous—so they both get to do that superhero strut on stage, together or separate. Full Story

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The Women of Black Panther, a roundup

Kathleen Posted by Kathleen at February 14, 2018 18:22:46 February 14, 2018 18:22:46
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Jim Spellman/ Roy Rochlin/ Cindy Ord/ Gotham/ Paul Bruinooge/ Gilbert Carrasquillo/ Getty Images

Sarah saw Black Panther last night. Her first e-mail to me after her screening was, of course, about Okoye. I’ve BEEN telling y’all about Danai Gurira’s Okoye. People are going to lose their sh-t over Okoye. They are going to be demanding a standalone Okoye film. The same can be said for Letitia Wright’s Shuri or Lupita Nyong’o’s Nakia. Full Story

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Black Panther Fashion Week

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 13, 2018 20:52:01 February 13, 2018 20:52:01
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Bennett Raglin/ John Lamparski/ Angela Weiss/ Jamie McCarthy/ Getty Images

Every day the opening weekend box office projections for Black Panther keep going up. The movie has already broken all kinds of records for advance ticket sales. And some experts even think the current projection might even be on the low side. Variety reported Full Story

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