“In spirit I know that he will be with us”: Angela Bassett talks ‘Black Panther’ sequel without Chadwick Boseman

Marvel Studios Although Black Panther star Chadwick Boseman died of cancer in August, Angela Bassett is “excited” to shoot the movie’s sequel, Black Panther: Wakanda Forever, though she says his presence will be missed.  “We won’t have our heart and soul right there at the center in Chadwick, but in spirit I know that he will be with us from day one …

Eric Clapton details bad COVID-19 vaccine experience, questions general safety of the AstraZeneca vaccine

Gareth Cattermole/Gareth Cattermole/Getty Images Eric Clapton has called claims that COVID-19 vaccines are safe for everyone “propaganda” after he says he had a severe reaction to the AstraZeneca vaccination. Clapton recently wrote a letter detailing his negative experience to anti-vaccine advocate Robin Monotti Graziadei that Monotti shared this past week on his Telegram page, with …

Hall of Fame Broadcaster Marv Albert retiring

Mitchell Leff/Getty Images (NEW YORK) — Longtime broadcaster Marv Albert is calling it quits after lending his voice across the NBA, NHL, MLB, College Basketball, and more for almost 60 years. According to a WarnerMedia press release, the final chapter of his career will come following this year’s NBA Eastern Conference Finals on TNT. Albert …

California’s Palisades Fire grows to more than 1,300 acres as possible arson suspect questioned

Toa55/iStock (LOS ANGELES) — A raging Southern California wildfire that authorities suspect was started by an arsonist remained out-of-control on Monday, fueled by drought-parched trees and brush that have not burned in about 60 years and forcing the evacuations of more than 1,000 people, authorities said. The so-called Palisades Fire in the Santa Monica Mountains …

Marlins pay tribute to former Cuban Triple-A team

Miami Marlins (MIAMI) — The Miami Marlins on Monday unveiled new uniforms to honor the Havana Sugar Kings, a former minor league organization, popular among Cuban-Americans in South Florida. The team was originally called the Havana Cubans, part of the Florida International League, founded by Joe Cambria, a scout of the Washington Senators in 1946. …