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News

tessa thompson confirms she is marvel's first queer superhero

The actress makes history as Valkyrie in 'Thor: Love and Thunder'.
Nicole DeMarco
7.23.19
Film

the fashion in black panther is an afrofuturist vision

The storied creative talks about collaborating with a Boston Ballet designer to create Black Panther’s new suit and 3D printing.
André-Naquian Wheeler
2.13.18
Film

why black panther is a radical fuck you

Ryan Coogler’s superhero movie initiates a necessary dialogue on the depiction of Africa on screen.
Charlie Brinkhurst-Cuff
2.13.18
Black Panther

donate to the #blackpantherchallenge and ensure everyone gets to see it

Internationally, many are starting GoFundMe campaigns to ensure as many kids get to see it as possible.
Ryan White
2.13.18
News

black panther has officially infiltrated new york fashion week

Designers like Fear of God, Chromat, and Tome will present pieces inspired by the black blockbuster.
André-Naquian Wheeler
2.2.18
News

a black panther film was almost made in the 90s, starring wesley snipes

Spearheading the project, Wesley was more than ready to wear a cat-eared leotard.
André-Naquian Wheeler
1.31.18
Music

frank ocean's blonde gets a magical marvel makeover

The latest instalment of Marvel's iconic hip-hop comic book series, Royals #1, features a take on Frank Ocean's Blonde as its cover page.
Jo Rosenthal
3.1.17
Culture

queering the blockbusters: the case for giving captain america a boyfriend

The introduction of a queer character to the superhero movie canon wouldn’t just be a win for diversity, it could also dispel deeply held and damaging stereotypes that haunt mainstream media.
Patrick Lenton
7.5.16
News

​ta-nehisi coates’ black panther comic is the bestseller of the year so far

The award winning journalist’s revamp of the first black superhero launched to rave reviews and even better sales.
Felix Petty
5.17.16
Film

​marvel: peter parker must always be a straight white man

Documents leaked in the Sony hack have revealed the stringent contractual “character traits” for Spider-Man and alter ego Peter Parker.
Charlotte Gush
6.21.15
Interviews

iain de caestecker: scotland's new star actor

With Lost River released on video today we catch up with its star to talk Ryan Gosling, fighting the critics, and self expression.
Tish Weinstock
6.3.15