Snoop Dogg Donates Money So Harlem Children Can See ‘Black Panther’

Snoop Dogg Black PantherRapping legend Snoop Dogg is pitching in on the effort to help children see Marvel’s Black Panther by means of donating his own money to support the cause.

Snoop took to Twitter to reveal that he pitched in money to support the effort to give kids in Harlem a chance to see Marvel’s next big movie, Black Panther. Snoop issued a quick statement about the movie, noting that he thinks it’s important that African-American children have heroes that represent them:

“Yo, shout out to Fredrick Joseph out there in Harlem with that GoFundMe project to get the kids to go see [Black Panther], the new movie by Ryan Coogler. I’m going to donate some money to the cause for the kids to check it out and also I’m going to reach out to the homeboy Ryan Coogler so that we can get an LA version of that so that kids in LA can go see a superhero movie and learn about a real black superhero. Shout out to my main man out there in Harlem doing big things.”

Snoop’s original tweet can be seen below:

Black Panther is in and of itself a milestone in modern moviemaking in the sense that it’s a big-budget film predominantly starring black actors and actresses. Representation absolutely matters in this day and age, and given that the movie is tracking extremely well, it seems like the film could be the first of many of its kind.

Black Panther will be released on February 16, 2018. The movie features a cast that includes Chadwick Boseman as T’Challa (Black Panther), Lupita Nyong’o as Nakia, Danai Gurira as Okoye, Martin Freeman as Everett K. Ross, Daniel Kaluuya as W’Kabi, Angela Bassett as Ramonda, Forest Whitaker as Zuri, Letitia Wright as Shuri, Florence Kasumba as Ayo, John Kani as T’Chaka, Sterling K. Brown as N’Jobu, Michael B. Jordan as Erik Kilmonger, Andy Serkis as Ulysses Klaue, and Winston Duke as M’Baku (Man-Ape). In addition, Atandwa Kani has been cast in an unspecified role.

Source: Twitter

10 Films That Need To Happen In Marvel’s Phase Four

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Disney Fox Fantastic Four X-Men AvengersThis year, the Marvel Cinematic Universe turns ten years old. Marvel Studios has come a long way since 2008 and audiences have seen the universe grow into the biggest media franchise of the 21st Century. After ten years there are no signs of slowing down, in fact, it appears we’ve just scratched the surface.

Back in 2014, Marvel announced its Phase Three slate, and now we are almost half way there coming up fast on the final films. Phase Four is already on everyone’s mind, specifically after the game-changing event Avengers: Infinity War. Now with Disney’s purchase of 20th Century Fox, the possibilities have opened up even wider. Everybody is now under one roof, so what can we expect in Phase Four of the Marvel Cinematic Universe?

Here’s a count down the ten films most likely to appear in Phase Four based off of what fans want and the studio’s previous announcements. Click Next to get started!

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Grant Davis

Grant Davis

A Texan freelance writer with interests in Star Wars, superhero movies, and entertainment in general.

  • Zyzz

    Would be so nice if we could get together some money for White kids to see The Greatest Story Never Told