Chadwick Boseman’s role won’t be recast in ‘Black Panther’ sequel, Marvel boss says

Chadwick Boseman’s lead role in the superhero movie sequel to “Black Panther” will not be recast following the actor’s death, Marvel Studios chief Kevin Feige said on Thursday. Feige told a Disney presentation for investors that Boseman’s performance as the proud Black leader of the fictional land of Wakanda was iconic, and that he would […]

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AstraZeneca pounces on rival Alexion in deal worth £29.5bn

British drugs giant AstraZeneca will acquire North American rival Alexion Pharmaceuticals in a deal worth $39billion (£29.5billion), it was announced yesterday. The deal would give Astra, which is based in Cambridge, access to Alexion’s expertise in rare disease treatments, blood disorders and immunology. It will also build on chief executive Pascal Soriot’s turnaround of the […]

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