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Zoë Kravitz shines as Catwoman in the latest Batman film. However, she now reveals in a recent interview that it almost happened a decade ago with 'The Dark Knight Rises,' if not for racism she experienced during the audition process. 

In a very progressive twist, the Tim Drake iteration of fan-favorite sidekick superhero Robin has officially come out as bisexual in a new installment of 'Batman: Urban Legends.'

Entertainment

Even in a place like “Gotham,” a black woman is still worried about water touching her hair. The introduction of Jada Pinkett Smith’s crime boss character Fish Mooney in the pilot of Fox’s anticipated Batman prequel, makes it clear that her outward appearance is just as important to her as the business she handles in […]

We think there’s going to be some friendly competition going on in the Smith family household this fall. It looks like the new Fox show Gotham, heading to the small screen this fall, is going to be a winner. A lengthy trailer hit the web this week and we likely. It shows the origins of […]

Popular DC Comics character Cyborg is going to be in “Batman Vs. Superman”. According to Variety and director Zack Snyder, Ray Fisher has been cast in the role. Fisher is mostly known for his theater roles including the Broadway play “Fetch Clay, Make Man” in which he played Muhammad Ali and boasts a rather long acting […]

National News

LOS ANGELES (AP) — "The Dark Knight Rises" was on track to earn $160 million, which would be a record for 2-D films, over the weekend following a mass shooting at a Colorado screening of the Batman film. Citing box office insiders, The Hollywood Reporter, Los Angeles Times, New York Times and other media outlets reported […]