Kaito Suiju is master of the Hisui school of battōjutsu and instructor at Hisui Tokyo. We ask him to rate the realism of katana sword scenes in movies, including skills of actors, the way they hold and train with the swords, as well as the choreography of fights. Kaito Suiju […]
ChoreographerJaQuel Knight has been working with Beyoncé since he was 18. Their most recent collaboration, Beychella, broke the internet during Coachella. He’s also done choreography stars like J. Lo, Britney Spears, Christina Aguilera, and more. I met up with JaQuel at the Monsters Dance Convention in New Jersey, where he […]
“The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” actor Alfonso Ribeiro is suing “Fortnite” maker Epic Games. The lawsuit accuses Epic Games of misappropriating Ribeiro’s iconic dance from the “Fresh Prince,” often known as “The Carlton.” “The right of publicity claim that we have is that these celebrities have the right to control […]
“The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air” star Alfonso Ribeiro – along with rapper 2Milly and Russell “Backpack Kid” Horning – is suing Epic Games. At the heart of the litigation are accusations that “Fortnite” stole dance moves from each of the three. It sounds like the trio of lawsuits is just […]
“Fortnite” maker Epic Games is being sued by several different people. They accuse Epic Games of lifting their dance moves for use in “Fortnite” without paying. A huge portion of the dance moves in “Fortnite” are either references or direct recreations of dance moves popularised elsewhere. Thus far, only three […]
The actor who played Carlton on “The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air,” Alfonso Ribeiro, is suing Epic Games, the maker of “Fortnite.” Ribeiro is one of several people suing Epic Games; he claims that “Fortnite” copied a set of dance moves that originated with his character Carlton on “The Fresh Prince […]
JaQuel Knight has been doing choreography for Beyoncé for years. Knight landed his breakthrough gig at 18 years old for Beyoncé’s iconic video “Single Ladies.” His most recent collaboration with her at Coachella left people speechless. We spoke with Knight about how he got into dancing and what it takes […]
This intersection is terrifying.