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Brie Larson Joins the Women of Marvel for Epic Comic-Con Pic!

Brie Larson is joined by all of the women from various Marvel films at the studio’s panel during 2016 Comic-Con on Saturday (July 24) in San Diego, Calif.

The 26-year-old Oscar-winning actress was confirmed to be the new star of Captain Marvel during the panel and she later joined all of the ladies for an epic group photo.

From left-to right: Spider-Man: Homecoming‘s Laura Harrier and Zendaya, Elizabeth Debicki (Guardians of the Galaxy 2), Danai Gurira (Black Panther), Tilda Swinton (Doctor Strange), Zoe Saldana (Guardians), Brie, Lupita Nyong’o (Panther), Rachel McAdams (Strange), and GuardiansKaren Gillan and Pom Klementieff.

We love seeing women being featured more in these superhero movies!

FYI: Brie is wearing a Gabriela Hearst jumpsuit. Lupita is wearing a Givenchy dress, shoes, and bag with APM Monaco jewelry. Danai is wearing an Oscar de la Renta dress. Zoe is wearing a Wolford top, 7 For All Mankind jeans, and Jimmy Choo shoes. Laura is wearing a Delfina Delettrez earring.

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Michael B. Jordan & Lupita Nyong'o's 'Black Panther' Casting Officially Announced at Comic-Con!

Danai Gurira, Chadwick Boseman, Lupita Nyong’o, and Chadwick Boseman pose for photos following the panel for Black Panther during 2016 Comic-Con on Saturday (July 23) in San Diego, Calif.

During the presentation, it was revealed that the Michael, Lupita, and Danai will be officially joining the cast!

The three new actors join Chadwick, who will star as the Black Panther. Director Ryan Coogler also attended the panel.

The appearance marked the group’s first official appearance together as a cast!

Black Panther is set to hit theaters on July 6, 2018.

FYI: Chadwick is wearing an Armani outfit and Christian Louboutin shoes. Lupita is wearing a Givenchy dress, shoes, and bag with APM Monaco jewelry. Danai is wearing an Oscar de la Renta dress.

25+ pictures inside of the Black Panther cast at the event… More Here! »

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'The Walking Dead' Debuts Season Seven Trailer at Comic-Con

Norman Reedus, Jeffery Dean Morgan and Andrew Lincoln pose together while attending Fox’s breakfast event during the 2016 San Diego Comic-Con on Friday afternoon (July 21) in San Diego, Calif.

The trio were joined by the rest of The Walking Dead‘s cast, including Josh McDermitt, Christian Serratos, Danai Gurira, Sonequa Martin-Green, Chandler Riggs and Michael Cudlitz.

Later that day, the cast premiered the trailer for the show’s seventh season during their panel, which featured flashbacks of past moments from the series while Andrew‘s villainous character loomed overhead.

“Are we pissing our pants yet?” he asked after the crowd was shown the trailer, adding that he’s “having way too much fun playing this dude.”

Check out the whole trailer below…


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Eclipsed's Lupita Nyong'o & Danai Gurira Hit Tony Awards 2016!

Lupita Nyong’o looks beautiful while walking the red carpet at the 2016 Tony Awards held at the Beacon Theatre on Sunday (June 12) in New York City.

The 33-year-old Oscar-winning actress was joined at the event by the writer of her play Eclipsed, Danai Gurira, her co-stars Saycon Sengbloh, Pascale Armand, and Zainab Jah, as well as director Liesl Tommy.

Lupita, Saycon, and Pascale are all nominated for their acting work and Liesl is nominated for her directing work.

Danai, who you know for playing Michonne on The Walking Dead, is nominated for Best Play for writing the show.

FYI: Lupita is wearing a Hugo Boss dress, shoes and clutch with Tiffany & Co. jewels. Danai is wearing a Rosie Assoulin dress, Rosie Assoulin for Paul Andrew shoes, a Roger Vivier bag, and a Fred Leighton hair brooch and jewelry.

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Jessica Lange & 'Eclipsed' Ladies Recognized at Drama Desk Awards 2016

Eclipsed‘s Saycon Sengbloh and Danai Gurira pose backstage with their awards at the 2016 Drama Desk Awards at Anita’s Way on Sunday (June 5) in New York City.

Also winning big that evening was Long Day’s Journey Into Night‘s Jessica Lange and Michael Shannon for Best Actress in a Play and Best Featured Actor in a Play, respectively.

Meanwhile, Saycon won Best Featured Actress while Danai won the Sam Norkin Award.

Also in attendance at the event were Jesse Tyler Ferguson, who won for Outstanding Solo Performance for Fully Committed, nominees Mamie Gummer and Marin Ireland, Broadway’s Judith Light, Jennifer Simard, Chita Rivera, and Celia Keenan-Bolger, as well as presenters Maura Tierney and Michael Urie, and the cast of The Humans, which won Outstanding Play.

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Lupita Nyong'o Gets Surprise Visit From Sarah Paulson At 'Eclipsed', Announces West Coast Premiere!

Lupita Nyong’o is all smiles as she poses alongside Sarah Paulson backstage at her Broadway play Eclipsed held at the Golden Theatre on Sunday (June 5) in New York City.

The 33-year-old Oscar winning actress was also joined backstage by playwright Danai Gurira and director Liesl Tommy following a special dedication and announcement of a West Coast premiere of Eclipsed.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Lupita Nyong’o

The ladies are set to bring the critically acclaimed piece to the Curran Theatre in San Francisco for a limited engagement next spring.

10+ pictures inside of Lupita Nyong’o and others backstage at EclipsedMore Here! »

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Lupita Nyong'o & Lea DeLaria Join Ensemble Casts at Obie Awards 2016

Lupita Nyong’o and Lea Delaria hit the red carpet at the 2016 Obie Awards on Monday (May 23) at Webster Hall in New York City.

The actresses were joined by the ensemble casts of their productions Eclipsed and Orange is the New Black, both of which were honored at the event.

Representing Orange is the New Black were Vicky Jeudy, Annie Golden, Emma Myles, Kimiko Glenn and Dale Soules, who joined their cast mates on stage in orange jumpsuits during the ceremony.

Joining Lupita from Eclipsed were Pascale Armand, Akosua Busia, Danai Gurira, Zainab Jah and Saycon Sengbloh.

Also in attendance were stars Ben Platt, Marlo Thomas, Leslie Odom Jr. and Maura Tierney.

FYI: Danai is wearing an Altuzarra top and skirt.

15+ pictures inside of Lupita Nyong’o and Lea DeLaria joining their cast mates at the 2016 Obie Awards
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