Michael B. Jordan Explains Why He Originally Turned Down ‘Fahrenheit 451’

“I wasn’t interested in playing an authoritative figure,” Jordan told THR, citing “what’s going on in the world with police and my community.” “Being a black man, I didn’t want to play somebody who’s an oppressor,” Michael B. Jordan told The Hollywood Reporter during the Drama Actor Roundtable on why he originally turned down his role in HBO’s Fahrenheit 451.  I just didn’t want that … Continue reading Michael B. Jordan Explains Why He Originally Turned Down ‘Fahrenheit 451’

Valerie Jarrett’s extraordinary family tree

White House Senior Advisor Valerie Jarrett plays a unique role in Washington. But as 60 Minutes explores, she’s not the first in her family to make history Correspondent Norah O’Donnell interviews Valerie Jarrett, President Obama’s senior advisor and close personal friend. Jarrett’s been at his side for the past seven years and, unlike some staff members, she plans to stay there. “I came in knowing … Continue reading Valerie Jarrett’s extraordinary family tree

A Coat of Arms has been created for The Duchess of Sussex

This is beautiful! The Duchess of Sussex now has her own Coat of Arms!! Yes you read that correctly! A Coat of Arms has been created for The Duchess of Sussex. The design of the Arms was agreed and approved by Her Majesty The Queen and Mr. Thomas Woodcock (Garter King of Arms and Senior Herald in England), who is based at the College of … Continue reading A Coat of Arms has been created for The Duchess of Sussex

Idris Elba to Tackle ‘Hunchback of Notre Dame’ for Netflix (Exclusive)

Elba will also direct and produce music for the modern retelling of the Gothic romance. Idris Elba will star as the hunchback of Notre Dame for Netflix.The Golden Globe winner will also direct and produce the project under his Green Door production shingle and will be producing original music for the feature, which is being described as a “sonic and musical experience.” The Hunchback of Notre … Continue reading Idris Elba to Tackle ‘Hunchback of Notre Dame’ for Netflix (Exclusive)

Outlander | Holly Can’t Help Fangirling Over Outlander’s Sam Heughan – This Morning

Outlander star Sam Heughan chats about what season 4 has in store for his character and reveals a few behind the scenes secrets, as well as his love for whisky. Broadcast on 15/05/2018. ~ Video via This Morning Disclaimer: We hold no rights to any of the pictures. No copyright infringement intended. Continue reading Outlander | Holly Can’t Help Fangirling Over Outlander’s Sam Heughan – This Morning

Letitia Wright’s Met Gala look inspired by Ethiopian pastors

Despite this year’s Catholic theme, many Met Gala attendees showed up on Monday’s red carpet in the usual parade of high-slit, plunging, and dangerously sheer designer dresses — but not “Black Panther” breakout star Letitia Wright, whose custom Coach look was equal parts conservative and dress code-appropriate. “Letitia is a very religious person, so we wanted to stay true to who she is while also … Continue reading Letitia Wright’s Met Gala look inspired by Ethiopian pastors

Here’s every superhero movie (Marvel, DC Films, and Fox) coming out through 2020

Now that you’ve seen Avengers: Infinity War, here’s when you’ll get your next superhero fix. And the one after that. And the one after that. Studios have announced a whopping 14 superhero films to be released through the end of 2019 — and those are just the ones with confirmed premiere dates. The number isn’t surprising considering even last fall’s Justice League raked in more than … Continue reading Here’s every superhero movie (Marvel, DC Films, and Fox) coming out through 2020

‘Dear White People’ Reveals the Truth About Being Black in Trump’s America

The second season of Dear White People opens with an instantly recognizable cultural debate, yet one that has never been dramatized on television. The battle lines are fiercely drawn, the passions intense, and the arguers obstinate in their opinions: Should grits be salty or sweet? Justin Simien, who created the Netflix comedy and the 2014 race satire it is based on, laughs when we bring … Continue reading ‘Dear White People’ Reveals the Truth About Being Black in Trump’s America