Chadwick Boseman to make his SNL hosting debut next month

Chadwick Boseman has played James Brown and Thurgood Marshall, and recently proved that he could launch a billion-dollar movie franchise with panache. Now he’s going to give sketch comedy a shot: Entertainment Weekly reports that the Black Panther star will host Saturday Night Live on April 7.

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Chadwick Boseman has played James Brown and Thurgood Marshall, and recently proved that he could launch a billion-dollar movie franchise with panache. Now he’s going to give sketch comedy a shot: Entertainment Weekly reports that the Black Panther star will host Saturday Night Live on April 7.

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Hannibal Burress was kicked off stage in Chicago for joking about the Catholic Church

Modern-day soothsayer Hannibal Buress ran into a bit of trouble over the weekend after flouting Loyola University-Chicago’s restrictions on the content of his set, Uproxx reports. Apparently, just minutes into his routine, Buress shared an image from some correspondence he received from the Jesuit university about the…

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Modern-day soothsayer Hannibal Buress ran into a bit of trouble over the weekend after flouting Loyola University-Chicago’s restrictions on the content of his set, Uproxx reports. Apparently, just minutes into his routine, Buress shared an image from some correspondence he received from the Jesuit university about the…

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Lin-Manuel Miranda releases the “Marvel/DC crossover” of musical theater 

For his latest “Hamildrop,” Lin-Manuel Miranda has teamed up with fellow Tony winner Ben Platt, star of Dear Evan Hansen. Yesterday, the Hamilton creator and Broadway actor shared their collaboration, which combines “The Story Of Tonight”—in which four young rebels toast to life, liberty, and the pursuit of…

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For his latest “Hamildrop,” Lin-Manuel Miranda has teamed up with fellow Tony winner Ben Platt, star of Dear Evan Hansen. Yesterday, the Hamilton creator and Broadway actor shared their collaboration, which combines “The Story Of Tonight”—in which four young rebels toast to life, liberty, and the pursuit of…

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Finding common ground with Stand And Deliver 30 years later

In 1982, 18 students at Garfield High School in East Los Angeles passed the Advanced Placement Calculus test, which was unprecedented for a predominantly Latino school in California. Rather than applaud the tireless efforts of the students—and their teacher, the late Jaime Escalante—the Educational Testing Service…

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In 1982, 18 students at Garfield High School in East Los Angeles passed the Advanced Placement Calculus test, which was unprecedented for a predominantly Latino school in California. Rather than applaud the tireless efforts of the students—and their teacher, the late Jaime Escalante—the Educational Testing Service…

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Harper Lee’s estate is suing Aaron Sorkin’s Broadway production of To Kill A Mockingbird

A new Broadway production of To Kill A Mockingbird won’t be in previews until November, but the script from Aaron Sorkin has already raised some serious objections from the estate of the late Harper Lee.

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A new Broadway production of To Kill A Mockingbird won’t be in previews until November, but the script from Aaron Sorkin has already raised some serious objections from the estate of the late Harper Lee.

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Taika Waititi will play an imaginary Hitler in his next movie

Thor: Ragnarok director Taika Waititi is switching up the animal movie titles, announcing his next project will be JoJo Rabbit, not the Bubbles The Chimp movie that Netflix bought last year. And as he described the film to The Wrap, it sounds considerably less grounded in reality than a stop-motion movie about Michael…

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Thor: Ragnarok director Taika Waititi is switching up the animal movie titles, announcing his next project will be JoJo Rabbit, not the Bubbles The Chimp movie that Netflix bought last year. And as he described the film to The Wrap, it sounds considerably less grounded in reality than a stop-motion movie about Michael…

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