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Oscar Nominations 2021 Are Out

Alright, here we go!  The Oscar nominations out!  As we expected, Viola Davis is nominated for Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom, and of course Chadwick Boseman (who gave an amazing final performance) was also nominated in the best actor category.  I am really glad to see Andra Day win for “The United States vs. Billie Holiday”… Read more »

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Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom Leads Latino Entertainment Awards With 10 Nominations

The nominations for the Latino Entertainment Awards have been announced.   Up for 10 nominations is the Netflix movie Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom.   Others nominated include Nomadland, One Night In Miami, and Judas and the Black Messiah.   Actors nominated include Chadwich Boseman, Anthony Hopkins, and Viola Davis.   Which project out of all of these is your favorite for 2021?

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Da 5 Bloods Named Best of 2020

The National Board of Review has named Spike Lee’s film Da 5 Bloods the best film of 2020.   In addition, Spike won the top prize for a director to become only the second Black director behind Bary Jenkins to receive the honor.   Receiving this award has some award implications. Over the last 30 years, the film that… Read more »

Most-Liked Instagram Posts of 2020

What a year it has been and as the year comes to an end, year-end countdowns kick off. Instagram has released a top 10 list of most liked posts on their platform. Here is a look at the top 5. #5 LeBron James post about Kobe Bryant received 15.5 million likes #4 Kylie Jenner birthday… Read more »

T’Challa Will Not Be Recast In ‘Black Panther 2’

Acknowledging that no one could adequately fill Chadwick Boseman’s shoes, Marvel has announced that the role of T’Challa will not be recast in the Black Panther sequel. In a statement regarding the decision, studio president Kevin Feige called the late star’s performance “iconic” and notes it “transcends any iteration of the character in any other medium from Marvel’s past.” Feige added that… Read more »

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Netflix to Campaign for Chadwick Boseman as Lead Actor for Oscars

Netflix is putting Chadwick Boseman’s name up in the lead actor category for two films for Oscar consideration.  It will be for Da 5 Bloods and Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom.  Ma Rainey’s Black Bottom hits Netflix on December 18th.Viola Davis who plays Ma Rainey will also be put forth for consideration.  If both Chadwick and Viola make the final nomination… Read more »