Wednesday, June 26, 2019

Tag: Yara Shahidi

Tyler Perry To Receive BET Ultimate Icon...

On June 23, Tyler Perry will receive a major honor at the 19th annual BET Awards when he's given the Ultimate Icon...

Chanel Battle Royale: Keyshia Ka’Oir and Yara...

Model Keyshia Ka'Oir crossed swords with actress Yara Shahidi while sporting the same outfit. Both celebs were spotted wearing...

Chris Rock Cracks Jussie Smollet Joke at...

Did they expect Chris Rock to actually listen? On Saturday when the legendary comedian presented at the 2019 NAACP Image Awards, he said the producers...

Tika Sumpter Tapped for Potential Spinoff of...

ABC's "Black-ish" may just birthed another spinoff if all goes well in terms of the ratings. According to "The Hollywood Reporter," the potential series will...

Yara Shahidi, Naomi Osaka Getting Barbie Dolls Made...

"Grown-ish" actress Yara Shahidi and tennis star Naomi Osaka now have their own Barbie Doll to celebrate Barbie's 60th birthday this year. There will be other...

K. Michelle Offers Prayers to Jussie Smollett...

R&B artist K. Michelle joins the list of growing celebrities who are rallying behind "Empire" actor Jussie Smollett after he allegedly was assaulted on...

D.L. Hughley: Terry Crews Began New Beef...

D.L. Hughley addressed the social media exchange that he had with Terry Crews this past weekend. The back-and-forth came five months after Hughley sat down...

Yara Shahidi Urges Fight Against ‘Identity Blind...

LOS ANGELES (AP) — Yara Shahidi brought the crowd to its feet at the GLSEN Respect Awards as she warned against an "identity blind...

Gina Rodriguez Slammed for Interjecting in Yara...

Gina Rodriguez has drawn criticism once again for her handling of race. This time, she came under fire for correcting a journalist while promoting a...

Amandla Stenberg on Why She Gets Roles...

Just because Amandla Stenberg is a member of young Hollywood doesn't mean she's not wise enough to know that she has an advantage when it comes...

Yara Shahidi Encourages ‘Grown-ish’ Producers to ‘Cast...

In a matter of weeks, “Grown-ish” star Yara Shahidi will be heading to Harvard as a freshman, and she talked about it during an...

Yara Shahidi Acknowledges Colorism But Maintains She’s...

Nearly a month after disengaging with fans who challenged her over the colorism on "Grown-ish," Yara Shahidi is addressing the issue head-on. The actress was...

Yara Shahidi Under Fire for Her Response...

As "Grown-ish" continues to tackle issues of college life, one thing many viewers have continued to point out is the lack of dark-skinned actors...

5 Best Moments You Missed from ‘Black...

"Black Girls Rock!" tore down the house Tuesday, Aug. 22, while celebrating stellar achievements of Black women who, well, rock! Hosted by the always on...

‘black-ish’ Star Yara Shahidi Dishes On Plans...

More details have come to light regarding the Yara Shahidi-led "black-ish" spin-off, including a new title for the Freeform series. "It's now called 'Grown-ish,'" executive...

Janelle Monáe’s Empowering Speech Stops the Show...

The 10th annual Black Women In Hollywood Awards honored actresses Issa Rae, Yara Shahidi, Janelle Monáe and Aja Naomi King, and featured inspiring speeches...

‘Black-ish’ Star Says Her Family Wouldn’t Exist...

Reacting to the Muslim ban imposed last week by President Donald Trump, "Black-ish" actress Yara Shahidi revealing if a similar ban had been enacted decades...

‘Black-ish’ Creators In Talks for Spinoff Centering...

The creators behind ABC's hit sitcom 'Black-ish' are in the very early stages of making a spinoff comedy centering on Yara Shahidi's character Zoey Johnson...