Amandla Stenberg

Amandla Stenberg says she passed on a role in Marvel Studios blockbuster Black Panther because her skin wasn’t dark enough. Her remarks caused controversy on Black Twitter, particularly from biracial and mixed race women.

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Idris Elba & Sabrina Dhowre attend the 68th International Berlin Film Festival

Idris Elba and his pregnant fiancée Sabrina Dhowre attended the Berlin premiere of his film Yardie at the Berlin Film Festival in Germany. Sabrina and her sexy baby daddy held hands and posed for pictures on the red carpet. Idris already has a daughter Isan Elba, 16, and son Winston Elba, 4.

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T.I. Hosts Black Panther Screening in Atlanta

On Tuesday, Walmart and Marvel Studios presented an advance screening for the much-anticipated comic book superhero film Black Panther at Regal Hollywood Theater in atlanta.

Rapper T.I. brought out his children — Major, 9, King, 13, Domani, 16, Messiah, 18, and baby Heiress, 1. The rap boss gave away 250 tickets to the screening at Walmart off Cascade Road on Monday.

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Danai Gurira, Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan in NYC

Black Panther stars Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan and Danai Gurira appeared to be overwhelmed by the crush of paparazzi at Good Morning America and the Build Series Event promoting their new movie Black Panther in New York City on Monday. The movie comes out on Friday.

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Kendrick Lamar

Rapper Kendrick Lamar faces allegations of copyright infringement by an African artist who alleges he misappropriated her copyrighted artwork for his music video, “All the Stars”.

On Saturday, a lawyer for Lina Iris Viktor, a British-Liberian artist, sent a letter to Lamar and label head, Anthony Tiffith at Top Dawg Entertainment, detailing the copyright violation of a painting in her series “Constellations.”

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