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Yara Shahidi Voyages to Deauville in Short Film by Renell Medrano for Chanel

Bronx-born photographer Renell Medrano was tapped for a project with Chanel introducing their Les Eaux De Chanel capsule. The tripartite fragrance line is inspired by Coco Chanel’s favorite places – Deauville, Biarritz, and Venice. Medrano’s lush visuals, shot on a Super8, follow the luxury label’s Brand Ambassador Yara Shahidi on an Orient Express ride to…

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Drake Enlists Tracee Ellis Ross, Issa Rae, Yara Shahidi, Tiffany Haddish, Rashida Jones and more for “Nice for What” Visual

How much we love Drake just continues to peak as time goes on so it’s no surprise that fans and supporters of “The 6 God” are fawning over him once again following the release of his latest visual for “Nice for What.” Coming on the heels of his benevolent “God’s Plan,” the rapper’s new single…

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ICYMI: Yara Shahidi’s Essay on Hollywood Inclusivity and Activism is a Must Read

The incredibly brilliant and exceptionally gorgeous Yara Shahidi penned a paramount essay for i-D that is not only timely, but also of universal importance. Though young, the Black-ish star is a giant among today’s activists who selflessly and unwearyingly uses her voice to educate others as she expands her own knowledge. In this latest piece,…

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Yara Shahidi Receives College Recommendation From Michelle Obama

We are rooting for Black-Ish star, Yara Shahidi, who recently underwent the gruelling college application process. However, after receiving a recommendation letter from Michelle Obama, she’s definitely well on her way. Yara has proven to be wise beyond her years. She bravely speaks out on the political climate and has shown that she is dedicated to empowering women—a trait…

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Beyoncé enlists Yara Shahidi, Selah Marley and More For New Ivy Park Campaign

Handpicked by the Queen Bey herself, Black-ish actress/activist Yara Shahidi and model Selah Marley usher in Black History month with some Black Girl Magic. As the stars of Beyoncé’s latest Ivy Park campaign, these young beauties dazzle and empower girls from all over the globe all at the same time. “Sports are usually only geared towards…

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Black-Ish Spin-Off Starring Yara Shahidi is in the Works

An official spinoff of the ABC hit show Black-ish starring Yara Shahidi is in the works. Black-ish creator and executive producer Kenya Barris is in collaboration with former executive producer Larry Wilmore to introduce the pilot episode on Black-ish in the spring. The spin-off will follow Zoey Johnson, Yara Shahidi’s character, on her journey through…

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Watch ‘Black-ish’ Star Yara Shahidi Deliver A Profound Speech on Race & Representation

At just 16 years young, Black-ish‘s Yara Shahidi is proving that she is indeed both an actress and quite the “budding humanitarian and activist” with a speech that has been collecting noteworthy buzz from her time at the Points of Light Conference, where she received an award for philanthropy. In the speech, Shahidi used her…

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Chloe x Halle Assuredly Declare “The Kids Are Alright” in New Visual

The multi-talented sister duo we can’t get enough continues to move through 2018 with a healthy momentum and we couldn’t be more proud of their determination and evolution. Last month Chloe x Halle premiered two new songs “Grown” (the theme song for FreeForm’s grown-ish – which they also co-star in with Yara Shahidi) and “The Kids…

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You Can Now Preorder Jenifer Lewis’ Memoir

Hollywood’s favorite mom and everyone’s favorite auntie in their head is about to have us torn between our TVs and her memoir. Jenifer Lewis‘ (most recently splitting our sides as Black-ish‘s Ruby Johnson) fittingly-titled book The Mother of Black Hollywood: A Memoir is now available for preorder via Amazon and Barnes & Noble. It is widely…

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Chloe x Halle Set to Join the Cast of ‘Grown-ish’

#BlackGirlMagic is the gift that keeps on giving. The highly-anticipated Grown-ish starring the dazzling Yara Shahidi is set to add two of our favorite up and coming starlets to the cast. The Kenya Barris series is now home to the talented siblings, Chloe x Halle. According to Deadline, the sister-duo will play recurring roles as…

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Black Women’s Equal Pay Day is Here to Take a Slice of the American Pie

July 31 is #BlackWomensEqualPay Day: it represents the # of days into 2017 a black woman must work 2 earn same pay a white man made in 2016. pic.twitter.com/9yZnjsOR7o — Tracee Ellis Ross (@TraceeEllisRoss) July 31, 2017 It’s no secret that Black women make significantly less than our white male counterparts and July 31 hails as…

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Tina and Richard Lawson Host Star-Studded Wearable Art Gala

Hosted by founders Richard Lawson and Tina Knowles-Lawson, the inaugural Wearable Art Gala brought together some of our most bright and beautiful celebs for such an amazing cause. Gathering at California’s African-American Museum in Los Angeles, the two among many enjoyed  a night full of art, music, dance and Mrs. Tina’s homemade Gumbo in celebration of the…

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