Tag: Black Panther

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Howard University Renaming Its College of Fine Arts in Honor of Actor and Alumnus Chadwick Boseman

Following the recent appointment of beloved TV mom Phylicia Rashad as Howard University’s new Dean of Fine Arts, the acclaimed HBCU has furthered its connection to Hollywood, announcing that its College of Fine Arts will be renamed after the late actor Chadwick Boseman, one of the school’s most noteworthy alumni….

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Study Shows an Appetite for More People with Disabilities on Screen

The Ruderman Family Foundation discovered a major breakthrough for actors with disabilities. According to the foundation’s recent study, “Disability Inclusion in Movies and Television,” find that half of households “support accurate portrayals of disabled characters and would sign up for a content distributor committed to disabled actors.” Films such as…

Archived: Forever 21 Drops the Ball Using a White Model Wearing 'Wakanda Forever' Sweater

Clothing retailer, Forever 21, and its marketing team must have missed the blockbuster hit “Black Panther” at the movies. The chain retailer used a white male model to advertise a “Wakanda Forever” sweatshirt and Black Twitter wasn’t having it. They’ve since removed the image from the website. The sweater pays…

Archived: Marvel Studios: Hero Acts Commits More than $1 Million to Help Children Impacted by Serious Illness

Originally published by The Walt Disney Company. In celebration of the 10th anniversary of Marvel Studios, Marvel Studios: Hero Acts is donating $1.25 million to provide transformative experiences to strengthen the lives of children impacted by serious illness. The grant will provide $800,000 to Make-A-Wish to grant life-changing wishes for…