The cast of Black Panther put on their running shoes to do their epic take on The Get Out Challenge. Not long after Get Out hit theaters at the end of February (rounding out Black History Month), it didn’t take long for the internet to take hold and create a meme. Thus was born the […]
Get Out has been a monster hit for director Jordan Peele. The movie cost less than $5 million to make and has surged past the $100 million mark at the box office. Yet not everyone is thrilled. Most notably, Samuel L. Jackson has come out as a staunch critic of the decision to cast Brit […]
Jackson argued that African-American actors should have a stake in portraying the Black experience in America on film.
As has been the case with quite a few celebs recently (Octavia Spencer, Taraji P. Henson buying out theaters for Hidden Figures), fresh Grammy winner Chance the Rapper has gotten in on the action and rented out a movie theater on Sunday so folks could see Get Out, written and directed by Jordan Peele for free. […]
One half of the hilarious Key & Peele duo, Jordan Peele is behind the comedy thriller (yes, that’s a thing) Get Out, that follows the story of a young African-American man visitig his white girlfriend’s family estate and the evil twists and turns he experiences. Jordan talks to the Tom Joyner Morning Show about the concept and if […]