Tribal Filipinos Were A Surprising Muse For ‘Black Panther’s’ Dora Milaje

Tribal Filipinos Were A Surprising Muse For ‘Black Panther’s’ Dora Milaje

Marvel’s blockbuster honored African heritage while also nodding to another native people.

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Marvel’s record-breaking film “Black Panther” offered a stunning look into the fictional future of African style, but it also paid homage to another native style ― one further east.

Anthony Francisco, a senior visual development illustrator for Marvel, told BuzzFeed that the garb worn by some of the Dora Milaje was partially inspired by Filipino tribal artifacts and other Asian themes.

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Trevor Noah Has A Message For People Upset By The Blackness Of ‘Black Panther’

Trevor Noah Has A Message For People Upset By The Blackness Of ‘Black Panther’

“I guess some people got too hyped up the wrong way about it.”

Trevor Noah says the folks who are freaking out about the blackness of the new Marvel movie “Black Panther” need to chill.

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Sterling K. Brown, Charles Barkley, Bill Hader Tapped To Host ‘Saturday Night Live’

Sterling K. Brown, Charles Barkley, Bill Hader Tapped To Host ‘Saturday Night Live’

“Saturday Night Live” has named a powerhouse lineup to host its first shows when it returns in March: Sterling K. Brown, Charles Barkley and Bill Hader.

Of the hosts for the first three shows of the season, which NBC announced Tuesday, Brown is the only one who will be making his “SNL” debut.

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Ryan Reynolds’ Valentine’s Day Gift To Blake Lively Is Just So Him

Ryan Reynolds’ Valentine’s Day Gift To Blake Lively Is Just So Him

This one takes the cake.

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Ryan Reynolds and Blake Lively do their best to out-troll each other on social media, but it looks like the actor won the latest round, fair and square.

Reynolds said on Instagram Wednesday that he made something for his wife on Valentine’s Day. Of course, he told followers, there was a slight catch.

“I baked this cake for my wife,” Reynolds wrote. “The icing is glue, ’cause I’m not a scientist.”

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Theater Plays ‘Fifty Shades Freed’ Instead Of ‘Black Panther’ And It Didn’t Go Well

Theater Plays ‘Fifty Shades Freed’ Instead Of ‘Black Panther’ And It Didn’t Go Well

Atlanta moviegoers did not take kindly to the switch.

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“Black Panther” is bar-none the most anticipated movie of the year. “Fifty Shades Freed,” meanwhile, is the most anticipated movie of the year with an ice cream sex scene, so make of that what you will.

Moviegoers at Atlanta’s Regal Atlantic Station were in for a surprise on Thursday night when the theater mistakenly played the final installment of the erotic drama franchise instead of the superhero flick.

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‘Black Panther’ Is What Superhero Movies Are Meant To Be

‘Black Panther’ Is What Superhero Movies Are Meant To Be

Ryan Coogler and his cast, including Chadwick Boseman and Lupita Nyong’o, manage to freshen up a genre that desperately needs it.

(Walt Disney Studios) — Lupita Nyong’o, Chadwick Boseman and Letitia Wright in “Black Panther”

So it is written in the pop-culture bible: No heroic quest is complete without a dark night of the soul, that pivotal moment when a costumed crusader questions his or her ability to protect the world or else reaches an impasse about how to do so.

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