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The "Blurred Lines" case has transfixed the music industry, prompting debate over the line between plagiarism and honoring works by popular artists like Gaye.
“Black Panther”’s success “comes at the expense of other would-be event movies.”
"Black Panther" has become only the seventh title to pass the $600 million milestone at the North American box office, and is the second-fastest film to do so.
Several media outlets reported that the Academy had received three claims of sexual harassment against John Bailey, and had begun an investigation.
The estate's representative alleges that the script alters several characters, including protagonist Atticus Finch, who is portrayed as being initially naive to racism.
Vice in December fired three employees on reports that more than two dozen women experienced or witnessed sexual misconduct at the company.
The Metropolitan Opera said in a statement on Monday that an independent inquiry had "uncovered credible evidence that Mr. Levine had engaged in sexually abusive and harassing conduct" before and during his time at the company.
The weekend marks the first time in recent memory that films both led and directed by African Americans have nabbed the first and second place spots at the box office.
Obama will not use his Netflix shows to respond to President Donald Trump or conservative critics, and has instead talked about producing shows highlighting inspirational stories, according to the New York Times.
"It's wonderful that we're reflecting the world that we're living in today, and in the wake of 'Black Panther,' I feel like we could be the spiritual sister," said British actress Gugu Mbatha-Raw, who plays Meg's mother in "A Wrinkle in Time."
The 90th Oscars is still expected to be 2018's most-watched nonsporting U.S. television event.
The evening transformed the 90th edition of the glittering awards show into a conversation about sexual politics and inclusion.
"Black Panther" now has a worldwide total of $897.7 million through Sunday.
The study found that movies like "Captain America: Civil War" and "Suicide Squad," in which more than a fifth of the cast were minorities, grossed more globally than movies with primarily white actors.
"The star of this year's Oscars is female empowerment. A film with a female perspective has not won best picture since 'Million Dollar Baby' in 2005," said Tom O'Neil, founder of awards website GoldDerby.com.
Insurer Chubb is refusing to pay for Harvey Weinstein's legal defense against 11 lawsuits that accuse the movie producer of sexually harassing or assaulting women over the past three decades.
"Black Panther," starring Chadwick Boseman, has now grossed $400 million domestically in its first 10 days, as well as $304 million internationally.
In a statement, the studio said its board "has unanimously voted to terminate David Glasser for cause."
"Black Panther," starring Chadwick Boseman and directed by Ryan Coogler, has blown away its original tracking in less than a month.
Nigeria, Africa's largest economy, is also a cultural powerhouse that boasts the continent's biggest film industry, known as Nollywood.
The GLAAD Vanguard Award is given to media personalities who have promoted equality and acceptance of LGBTQ people.
His lawsuit said he canceled because he was hospitalized with a "serious, debilitating medical condition."
"Transparent" creator Jill Soloway said on Thursday she admired the courage of the two people who had spoken out, calling it "an example of the leadership this moment in our culture requires."