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Chadwick Boseman learns James Brown's moves and motivations

Chadwick Boseman hit it out of the park last year with his quietly riveting performance as Jackie Robinson breaking baseball's color barrier in "42." This year he's back as another legend, James Brown in Tate Taylor's "Get On Up." The quiet is all gone: His Brown is a tower of power. With a...

CBR TV: Robinson On "Fantastic Four's" End, The Power of Positivity

James Robinson discusses his "All New Invaders" book, his love for the golden age, the end of "Fantastic Four," and a new perspective in sobriety

Daron Acemoglu on Inequality, Institutions, and Piketty

Daron Acemoglu, the Elizabeth and James Killian Professor at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology, talks with EconTalk host Russ Roberts about his new paper co-authored with James Robinson, "The Rise and Fall of General Laws ofShow More Summary

'Black Panther' News: Marvel Signs Chadwick Boseman for 5-Picture Deal as Black Panther

Most people have not heard of Chadwick Boseman. The actor was lauded by critics for his portrayal of Jackie Robinson in "42," and in August 2014, he turned in another believable performance as James Brown in "Get On Up" which generated a lot of Oscar buzz.

Chadwick Boseman's Black Panther Is Going To Be In At Least This Many Films

Earlier today we met the newest member of the Marvel Cinematic Universe. Chadwick Boseman, best known for playing Jackie Robinson in the biopic 42 and the legendary singer James Brown in Get On Up, has signed a deal with Marvel Studios to play the first ever live-action version of the Wakandan hero T'Challa - best known as Black Panther. Show More Summary

Chadwick Boseman: Meet Marvel’s ‘Black Panther’

After taking on such iconic roles as Jackie Robinson in 42 and James Brown in Get On Up, Chadwick Boseman is now stepping into another iconic role: this time as T’Challa, the ruler of the African nation of Wakanda and superhero in Marvel Studios’ Black Panther. Show More Summary

Megan Fox, Seth Rogen join James Franco in 'Zeroville'

3 weeks agoSports / Baseball : Dodgers Now

As James Franco has Instagrammed, he's at work on "Zeroville," the film adaptation of the 2007 novel by Steve Erickson. Now Megan Fox, Seth Rogen, Danny McBride, Horatio Sanz, Dave Franco, Craig Robinson and Joey King have joined the cast, Deadline reports.

‘Fantastic Four’ Comic Series to End in 2015

last monthMedia / Publishing : GalleyCat

Rumors have been circulating that Marvel plans to end the Fantastic Four comic series. During a New York Comic Con panel, editor-in-chief Axel Alonso and Fantastic Four writer James Robinson revealed that this will take place next year. According...Show More Summary

NYCC: Robinson Discusses the End of "Fantastic Four"

With Marvel confirming the impending conclusion of "Fantastic Four," series writer James Robinson assures CBR, 'I'm not going to leave this book on a bad note.'

'Get On Up's' Chadwick Boseman: Black Actors Are 'Up Against Odds'

When Chadwick Boseman was first approached to play James Brown in "Get On Up," his first thought was "I definitely do not want to do another biopic." The actor was coming off playing Jackie Robinson in "42" and was looking for something...Show More Summary

Chadwick Boseman Discusses Success in GQ October 2014

He’s been on quite the roller coaster ride since landing roles as James Brown and Jackie Robinson as of late, and Chadwick Boseman can’t wait to see where things go from here. In the October 2014 issue of GQ magazine, the handsome actor...Show More Summary

D.C. chef James ‘J.R.’ Robinson debuts on Fox cooking competition ‘Hell’s Kitchen’

After Wednesday night’s season premiere of “Hell’s Kitchen,” the Fox cooking competition starring celebrity chef Gordon Ramsay’s temper, the audience learned a few fun factoids about local chef James “J.R.” Robinson. The 30-year-oldShow More Summary

Universal Buys Thriller Pitch From Chadwick Boseman

EXCLUSIVE: Universal Pictures has acquired an untitled pitch from the studio's Get On Up star Chadwick Boseman. Boseman played James Brown for the studio this summer after breaking out as Jackie Robinson in 42. He sold the thriller pitch...Show More Summary

Defiant Brooklyn man gets 25 years behind bars for shooting cop

Rashaun Robinson, 29, shrugged and said, "F--k it," when asked by a Brooklyn Supreme Court Justice if he had anything to say before getting sentenced for the shooting that has permanently injured Officer James Li.

Cano Homers, Mariners Beat Rangers 5-0

3 months agoSports / Baseball : Bats

James Paxton pitched into the seventh in a bounce-back start, Robinson Cano hit his 12th home run of the season, and the Seattle Mariners beat the Texas Rangers 5-0 on Tuesday night.

The Acemoglu-Robinson Critique of Piketty

Branko Milanovic: My take on the Acemoglu-Robinson critique of Piketty: A couple of days ago Daron Acemoglu and James Robinson published a critique of Piketty’s Capital in the 21st century. It is published here. Because of the renown of the...

Cano, Paxton Lead Mariners to 7-2 Win Over Tigers

3 months agoSports / Baseball : Bats

Robinson Cano homered, James Paxton won his sixth consecutive decision to start his career and the surging Seattle Mariners beat the Detroit Tigers 7-2 Friday night in a matchup of American League playoff contenders.

“Two lesbians living together are not a family. They are sexual perverts playing let’s pretend”

3 months agoNews : Slugger O'Toole

Much was said of Belfast ‘Pastor’ James McConnell’s recent anti-Islamic comments: The story was picked up around the world and McConnell was subsequently questioned by the PSNI. First Minister of Northern Ireland Peter Robinson was drawn into the row when he gave his backing to the Pastor’s remarks and said he would not trust Muslims more...

Becoming James Brown

4 months agoNews : The Daily Beast

After playing Jackie Robinson in 42, the actor wasn’t interested in another biopic. Now, he’s receiving raves for his riveting portrayal of The Godfather of Soul in Get On Up.

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