April 21, 2018

10 years in, the Marvel Cinematic Universe still lacks diversity — and these 4 graphs prove it

Ahead of ‘Avengers: Infinity War,’ we examined the racial and gender breakdown of Marvel’s actors, directors and writers.

April 10, 2018

‘Girls Trip’ writer Tracy Oliver talks ‘First Wives Club’ reboot and maybe someday writing ‘Batgirl’

Oliver was the first black woman to write a film that grossed more than $100 million. Here's what she's tackling next.
March 28, 2018

Donald Glover’s animated ‘Deadpool’ series got scrapped — so he released a script on Twitter

Donald Glover has a message for Marvel: I had plenty of time to work on Deadpool. You just didn't want what I had to offer.
Feb. 23, 2018

#WakandaTheVote registration drives at ‘Black Panther’ showings will continue this weekend

‘A Wrinkle In Time’ voter registration efforts plans are already underway.
Feb. 16, 2018

This ‘Black Panther’-inspired popcorn recipe will transport you straight to Wakanda

For this groundbreaking film, regular buttered popcorn just doesn’t cut it.

Feb. 14, 2018

‘Black Panther’ isn’t just a movie that people are excited for — it’s a movement

Thousands of people plan to attend 'Black Panther'-themed parties in cities like New York, Atlanta and Charlotte, North Carolina.
Feb. 12, 2018

Hype List: What to check out this week, including ‘Black Panther’ and ‘The Inside Story of The Wire’

Welcome to our weekly recommendations column, in which we highlight all of the pop culture you need to know about.
Feb. 7, 2018

‘Spawn’ star Michael Jai White talks ‘Black Panther’ and the legacy of black superheroes in movies

“When people used to ask me will there ever be a Black Panther movie, I was doubtful."
Feb. 2, 2018

What’s causing the ‘Black Panther’ advanced ticket sales frenzy? Jemele Hill knows the answer.

She's been buying tickets for kids in Detroit after seeing the film's premiere on Monday.
Nov. 28, 2017

Marvel’s new white editor-in-chief admits he wrote under a Japanese pseudonym

C.B. Cebulski pretended to be a Japanese man named Akira Yoshida.

Nov. 21, 2017

We need to talk about the rape scene in ‘Marvel’s Runaways’

An otherwise promising first episode is marred by a bizarre, tone-deaf story choice.
Nov. 20, 2017

Hype List: What to check out this week, including ‘She’s Gotta Have It’ and ‘Call Me By Your Name’

Welcome to our weekly recommendations column, in which we highlight all of the pop culture you need to know about.
Nov. 13, 2017

Hype List: What to check out this week, including ‘Mudbound,’ Mavis Staples and Joe Biden’s new book

Welcome to our weekly recommendations column, in which we highlight all of the pop culture you need to know about.
Nov. 12, 2017

‘Black Panther’ isn’t just another Marvel movie — it’s a vision of a future led by blackness

And that's exactly why the blockbuster, set to arrive in February 2018, is so hotly anticipated.
Nov. 10, 2017

‘Thor: Ragnarok’ proves nuanced diversity sells, despite claims to the contrary

“You can’t have the same characters doing the same thing for 75 years and expect everybody to read them."

Nov. 7, 2017
Oct. 16, 2017

The new ‘Black Panther’ trailer is filled with moments of black empowerment

Get into the hype around the forthcoming Marvel film.
Oct. 13, 2017

We asked experts to grade Marvel Comics’ diversity efforts over the last three years

This comes on the heels of the company's 'Legacy' launch, which reverts several iconic characters to their tried-and-true roots.
Aug. 25, 2017

‘The Defenders’: An ode to Claire Temple, the best thing about the Marvel-Netflix universe

Rosario Dawson's nurse character may not be a lead in Marvel's streaming shows, but she's definitely one of the most enjoyable.
Aug. 3, 2017

‘Luke Cage’ star Mike Colter doesn’t think about “being the only black guy” on ‘The Defenders’

"The person who’s successful is never thinking that," he told members of the press on Monday.

Aug. 2, 2017

‘Iron Fist’ star Finn Jones addresses the show’s bad reputation: The fans love it, apparently

Jones' response still doesn't address the underlying problem with his character, which is that he's white to begin with.
July 4, 2017

‘Spider-Man 2’ is still one of the best comic book movies — and the MCU could learn from it

We've seen few comic book villains as memorable as Alfred Molina's Doctor Octopus.
June 10, 2017

Watch the stunning first trailer for Black Panther

The movie is due in theaters in 2018.
June 9, 2017

Marvel will premiere the first 'Black Panther' teaser trailer during the NBA Finals

A 'Black Panther' trailer is right around the corner.
May 26, 2017

'Lego Marvel Super Heroes 2' Trailer and Release Date: New characters and Avengers return

Pro: lots of Baby Groot; Con: not nearly enough Kamala Khan.

Feb. 9, 2017

20 Marvel superhero movies and TV shows to binge watch on Netflix in 2017

The Netflix superhero guide for the ultimate Marvel fan.
Dec. 11, 2016

Marvel gift guide 2016: Ideas for fans of 'Iron Man,' 'Doctor Strange' and more

Need some help picking the perfect gift for a Marvel comic fan? Look no further!
Dec. 6, 2016

Netflix 'Iron Fist' photos offer closer look at cast ahead of March 2017 release date

Netflix has released new images from the forthcoming Marvel series, 'Iron Fist,' starring Finn Jones as Danny Rand.
Oct. 18, 2016