Forest Whitaker On Godfather Of Harlem Season 2, His First Music Video Shoot As A Director, Supervised By David Fincher, Fast Times Memories & More …

In Godfather of Harlem, Forest Whitaker has tapped into one of the most complex roles and narratives of his storied career, which has already netted him an Oscar, a BAFTA Award, two SAG statuettes, the Cannes Film Festivals award for Best Actor and countless other accolades. The character he plays in the Epix series, created by Chris Brancato and Paul Eckstein, is infamous crime boss Bumpy Johnson, who wars with the Italian mob to regain control of his home turf when he gets out of Alcatraz in the early 1960s, aligning himself at the same time with Malcolm X.

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Sajid Nadiadwala to face Viswanathan Anand in a game of chess for COVID-19 fundraising – Times of India

From the common man to celebrities, sports personalities to superstars, every concerned individual is at the moment doing their bit to reach out to as many people in need as possible as the second wave of COVID-19 wreaks havoc in India. While some are raising funds for COVID-19 relief work, others have been donating to different charities working to help those affected. Now, filmmaker Sajid Nadiadwala, in a bit to support COVID-19 relief work, is all set to play a game of chess with chess grandmaster and former world chess champion Viswanathan Anand.

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Anya Taylor-Joy wins first SAG Award for role in ‘The Queen’s Gambit’ – Alternative Press

Anya Taylor-Joy has won the Outstanding Performance by a Female Actor in a Television Movie or Limited Series award at the SAG Awards for her powerful performance in The Queens Gambit. This year, Taylor-Joy was up against a strong group of female actors including Cate Blanchett for Mrs. America, Michaela Coel for I May Destroy You, Nicole Kidman for The Undoing and Kerry Washington for Little Fires Everywhere.

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Perseverance when faced with a checkmate | Clergy Corner – Woodland Daily Democrat

By Mike Umbenhaur, Pastor Woodland Presbyterian Church One of the side-effects of being ordered to shelter-in-place for all this time has to be acquiring a desire to watch television, movies or LIVE-streaming videos. I cannot believe how much I have watched series after series; sometimes spending an entire day binge-watching something! I know that is probably not how a pastor should be spending his time. However, I know that I am NOT alone! A series that my wife and I watched, as did many others, was Netflixs The Queens Gambit

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FIDE resumes the Candidates Tournament – Chessbase News

Press release by FIDE The Candidates Tournament, the biennial 8-player event that decides who will be the Challenger for the World Chess Championship title, will resume on the 19th of April in Yekaterinburg, Russia. This double round-robin tournament kicked off on March 16, 2020. However, it had to be abruptly stopped 11 days later when the Russian government announced the closure of air traffic with other countries, amid a rapidly escalating coronavirus pandemic

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