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Lucasfilm has released a hot new trailer and poster for the upcoming film SOLO: A Star Wars Story. It arrives in theaters nationwide on May 25.

 

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This week’s UPFRONT is pure fiyah! I’ll be talking to Emmy winning producer and director Anthony Hemingway and the cast of USA’S Unsolved: The Murders of Tupac and the Notorious B.I.G. - Bokeem Woodbine, Wavvy Jonez and Marcc Rose. 

The 90th Oscars are this Sunday evening and CAU Mass Media Arts Chair, Dr. Nsenga Burton gives us her projected winners. Nominees include Denzel Washington, Mary J. Blige, Daniel Kaluuya and Octavia Spencer. 

Congratulations goes out to Beyoncé Knowles-Carter. The Grammy-winning singer, actress and activist has been added to the live-action version of Disney’s “The Lion King.” The announcement was made this week with Bey’s image posted amongst all of the other film stars.

 

Beyoncé has been in serious talks with Disney about the role since this past spring and it’s now official! She joins a star-studded cast including Donald Glover as Simba along with James Earl Jones as Mufasa, Chiwetel Ejiofor as Scar and Alfre Woodard as Sarabi.