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New Wave Thor

Sarah Posted by Sarah at March 9, 2017 14:21:39 March 9, 2017 14:21:39

Entertainment Weekly has the first look at Thor: Ragnarok on its cover this week, and it is an Eighties-fantastic explosion of COLOR and LIGHT and HAIR. Thor’s got an entirely new look, including a new haircut—which I am way into—and a suspiciously missing hammer. Full Story

Tessa Thompson is Thor’s new maybe-lady

Sarah Posted by Sarah at April 12, 2016 17:36:49 April 12, 2016 17:36:49
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It was announced yesterday that Tessa Thompson, of Creed and Dear White People fame, is joining Thor: Ragnarok in an unspecified role, though Deadline says she’s “kind of a superhero” and is expected to appear in other Marvel movies, and she’s also playing Thor’s love interest. Full Story

Tessa Thompson for Rodarte

Lainey Posted by Lainey at February 17, 2016 22:40:34 February 17, 2016 22:40:34
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I was so happy to see Tessa Thompson at the Rodarte show yesterday sitting front row. You know Tessa now because you’ve seen Creed, right? TELL ME YOU’VE SEEN CREED. I will also accept the answer, “I’ve not seen Creed but I saw Dear White People”. Tessa at Rodarte, to me, initially, meant a higher profile. Full Story

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Coogler & MBJ take London

Lainey Posted by Lainey at January 13, 2016 16:37:52 January 13, 2016 16:37:52
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Karwai Tang/ David M. Benett/ Anthony Harvey/ Fred Duval/ Getty Images

There’s a really great double profile on Ryan Coogler and Michael B Jordan in the new issue of New York Magazine this week. The interview took place just before Christmas. Shanice’s I Love Your Smile is mentioned early on in the piece. So, obviously, I loved every word. What I love most though is how these two want to work, the projects they talk about, and how those projects will not only change the conversation about diversity in film but also begin a new conversation about black film. Full Story

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The Creed era

Lainey Posted by Lainey at November 20, 2015 16:48:01 November 20, 2015 16:48:01
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Creed opens on Wednesday just in time for the Thanksgiving holiday box office in the United States. The early reviews are solid. Actually, more than solid. Some are saying this is the best installment in the Rocky franchise since the original. Um. EXCUSE ME. Better than Rocky IV? When Rocky punched out Communism? As I’ve written, many, many times already, Rocky IV is my favourite. Full Story

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