Around the 2:59 mark in the clip, there is a clear incorporation of artwork that many fans believed to be the work of the British-Liberian artist Lina Iris Viktor, but most recently, Viktor came forward to declare that what is seen is, in fact, not her work, but a replicated version used without her permission. "And at the same time they're stealing from African artists", Viktor told The New York Times.
Viktor said she found out about the video from friends who called to say they'd seen her work in it.
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Rajapaksa, a legislator in the opposition benches, commands the backing of 54 legislators who have defected from Sirisena's party. If the UNP is to face an election in the future, the UNP leadership should be changed, the minister said.
The letter also states that Viktor was approached twice by the film's creators to use her work, but she refused both times.
"Black Panther", which will be released Friday and is already shaping up to be a cultural phenomenon, is a superhero film based on the Marvel Comics character of the same name.
Viktor and her lawyer claim that the video copied the style of her Constellations series.
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Hawaiian Airlines said in a statement that it's identified one plane in its fleet - an Airbus A321neo -- that may be impacted. Airbus said 113 of the jets at 18 airlines use the Pratt geared turbofan engine, but not all are affected.
"We're in an age when no is supposed to mean no in whatever field you're in", Robinson said in a telephone interview. After taking over the world of rap music with a storm through his back to back success acclaimed albums (To Pimp A Butterfly and Damn) which fetched him multiple Grammy awards, Kendrick has emphatically stepped in the Black Panther soundtrack album.
Tribal rhythms, tropical house and throbbing R&B pulse throughout the 14-song, 50-minute album, which boasts reliable guest spots from Lamar's TDE labelmates SZA (on nondescript yet catchy lead single All the Stars) and Schoolboy Q (the hard-hitting X with 2 Chainz).
Jason Day ties for second at Pebble Beach
It's the second victory of his career, the first coming almost six years ago at the 2012 Greenbrier Classic. He said he was "completely out of my element" this week, and that golf is "the hardest game out there".