‘Black Panther’ Film Review: Supporting Players Steal Show in Marvel’s Excellent African Adventure

Marvel Studios It used to be that once characters became established stars in the world of comics, publishers would create anthology titles like “Superman Family” or “Archie’s Gals and Pals,” thus allowing readers to get not only new stories about the title character but also ancillary tales about, say, Lois Lane or Principal Weatherbee. I … Read more

Grammy Predictions: Will They Find Another Way to Snub Kendrick Lamar? (Photos)

Getty Images The Grammys have done everything they can this year to prevent the kind of outcry that took place when Taylor Swift beat Kendrick Lamar for Album of the Year in 2016, or when Adele felt compelled to apologize to Beyonce after her album beat “Lemonade” the following year. In the prestige categories at … Read more

Idris Elba, Jordan Peele, Kendrick Lamar Win NAACP Image Awards

Getty Images Idris Elba, Bruno Mars, Tiffany Haddish, Jordan Peele and Kendrick Lamar were among the big winners at the gala dinner announcing the non-televised categories at the 49th NAACP Image Awards, which took place on Sunday night at the Pasadena Conference Center. The dinner included the presentation of 47 Image Award categories, with an … Read more

National Championship Game Fires Up Twitter With Overtime Thriller: ‘What an Ending!’

Getty Images Monday night’s 2018 College Football Playoff National Championship game had all the drama of a primetime hit. A villainous genius defending his dynasty (Nick Saban and Alabama), scrappy (Georgia) Bulldogs who hadn’t won a national championship since 1980, a heartbreaking missed field goal, a field full of true freshman, a dynamic young hero, … Read more