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  1. AFM: New 'Black Panther' Chadwick Boseman to Star in Thriller 'Message From the King'

    1:35 pm 11/4/2014

    Entertainment One and The Ink Factory are co-producing the project in which a man has one week to find his sister's killerRead more

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  2. Oscar Contender and New Marvel Superhero Chadwick Boseman on His Journey to Stardom

    6:27 am 10/8/2014

    The 37-year-old, who earned raves for his portrayal of James Brown in 'Get On Up,' has just been cast to play the Black Panther in up to five filmsRead more

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  3. Who Is the New Denzel? Hollywood Struggles to Launch Next Black Stars

    6:00 am 8/1/2014

    As "Get On Up" hits theaters, all eyes are on the next generation.Read more

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  4. '42' Supporting Actor Harrison Ford: 'I Don't Have to Be 'Harrison Ford' Anymore' (Video)

    1:58 am 12/18/2013

    THR's awards analyst sat down with the 71-year-old, who is in contention for the second Oscar nomination of his career -- and first in 28 years -- for his portrayal of Branch Rickey in last spring's blockbuster Jackie Robinson biopic.Read more

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  5. Harrison Ford on Playing Branch Rickey in '42'

    11:38 am 12/9/2013

    The actor shares how he convinced director Brian Helgeland to hire him as a character actor in the biopic of Jackie Robinson. "I wanted to do it because it is the kind of role I've always wanted to play," says Harrison. Read more

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  6. 'Percy Jackson' Opens at No. 4 in Japan; '2 Guns' Fails to Crack Top 10

    3:51 am 11/5/2013

    In a disappointing weekend for Hollywood in Japan, Jackie Robinson biopic "42" bows at number 10, while "Jobs" with Ashton Kutcher debuts in 12th.Read more

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  7. John Singleton: Can a White Director Make a Great Black Movie? (Guest Column)

    6:00 am 9/19/2013

    "42" and "The Help" had white helmers; "The Butler" and "12 Years a Slave" didn't. The Oscar-nominated director questions the studios' motives in telling black stories with scant African-American input: "It's as if the studios are saying, 'We want it black, just not that black.' "Read more

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  8. Harrison Ford to Receive Career Achievement Honor at Hollywood Film Awards (Exclusive)

    8:00 am 9/16/2013

    The 71-year-old scored rave reviews and best supporting actor Oscar buzz this spring for his portrayal of the late Brooklyn Dodgers owner Branch Rickey in "42."Read more

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