Articles about Jordan Peele

Jordan Peele is an American actor, director, screenwriter, and comedian. He is popularly known for starring in the Comedy Central sketch comedy series ‘Key & Peele.’ He was also a cast member of the Fox sketch comedy series ‘Mad TV.’ Peele was a regular performer at Boom Chicago and The Second City. Peele performed a lot of musical duets at Boom Chicago along with Nicole Parker. In 2002, he hosted the Comedy Weekend and joined the cast of ‘Mad TV’ in 2003. Peele was nominated for an Emmy Award for his song ‘Sad Fitty Cent’ in 2008. Following this, he went on to appear in films and series like ‘Childrens Hospital,’ ‘Wanderlust,’ ‘Fargo,’ and ‘Keanu,’ among several others. In 2017, he made his directorial debut with ‘Get Out,’ which became one of the most profitable horror films of 2017. In the same year, Peele curated the Brooklyn Academy of Music film series ‘The Art of the Social Thriller,’ which included 12 films that inspired the making of ‘Get Out.’ In 2017, he was included on the list of Time 100 most influential people in the world.

'Black Panther' star Chadwick Boseman, 43, dies of colon cancer

29 Aug 2020

Entertainment
'Black Panther' star Chadwick Boseman, 43, dies of colon cancer

Actor Chadwick Boseman, best known for his role as King T'Challa in Marvel Cinematic Universe's Black Panther, died on Friday (local time) after a long battle with colon cancer, his family confirmed in a statement.

Toy Story 4: Critics call it 'Heartwarming, funny, beautifully animated'

14 Jun 2019

Entertainment
Toy Story 4: Critics call it 'Heartwarming, funny, beautifully animated'

The first film in the Toy Story series revolutionized animated films.

Five English movies/shows to watch on Amazon Prime this February

30 Jan 2019

Entertainment
Five English movies/shows to watch on Amazon Prime this February

As is common knowledge, Amazon Prime Video faces tough competition from existing and new streaming services.

Five best Netflix movies and shows to watch this February

29 Jan 2019

Entertainment
Five best Netflix movies and shows to watch this February

Netflix is one of the premiere content streaming sites and they plan to cement their position by continuously adding new movies and shows.

Al Pacino starring in Jordan Peele's Amazon series, 'The Hunt'

13 Jan 2019

Entertainment
Al Pacino starring in Jordan Peele's Amazon series, 'The Hunt'

Jordan Peele is making the right waves in the entertainment industry, having made the acclaimed film Get Out, and having another anticipated horror film Us releasing this year.

Jordan Peele's new horror movie, 'Us', gets first trailer

27 Dec 2018

Entertainment
Jordan Peele's new horror movie, 'Us', gets first trailer

We were already hyped about Jordan Peele's horror movie 'Us', which is releasing in March 2019.

5 scariest horror movies to look forward to in 2019

26 Dec 2018

Entertainment
5 scariest horror movies to look forward to in 2019

Horror movie fans like me are rubbing their hands in glee as the genre is going through a healthy revival.

Amid haters, Trump has found a new friend in Kanye

26 Apr 2018

World
Amid haters, Trump has found a new friend in Kanye

The Kanye West-Donald Trump Twitter bromance might be most controversial yet on the micro-blogging website.

Oscars 2018: Gary Oldman declared Best Actor for 'Darkest Hour'

05 Mar 2018

Entertainment
Oscars 2018: Gary Oldman declared Best Actor for 'Darkest Hour'

Gary Oldman was named Best Actor at the 90th Academy Awards for his performance in 'Darkest Hour'.

Oscars 2018: Have a look at this year's major nominations

04 Mar 2018

Entertainment
Oscars 2018: Have a look at this year's major nominations

It's that time of the year when the best movies from across the globe compete at the most prestigious film awards - The Academy Awards, also known as the Oscars.

GoT creators to helm new Star Wars film series

07 Feb 2018

Entertainment
GoT creators to helm new Star Wars film series

Probably the biggest crossover between two extremely popular series is happening. Disney has roped in 'Game of Thrones' creators David Benioff and D.B. Weiss to helm a new Star Wars series film.

From Meryl Streep to Dunkirk: All about Oscar nominations 2018

23 Jan 2018

Entertainment
From Meryl Streep to Dunkirk: All about Oscar nominations 2018

The nominations for 90th Academy Awards have been announced.

Oscars 2017 Class: PeeCee, Deepika, Amitabh-Aishwarya among invitees

29 Jun 2017

Entertainment
Oscars 2017 Class: PeeCee, Deepika, Amitabh-Aishwarya among invitees

Continuing its efforts to ramp up diversity after much public backlash, the Oscar Academy has invited a whopping 774 new members into its 2017 class.