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Grown-ish has become a popular show among millennials by giving an honest depiction of what college is like today. Main characters Jazz Forster (Chloe Bailey) and Sky Forster (Halle Bailey) and executive producer Jenifer Rice-Genzuk Henry visited Morehouse College recently, screening the first episode of season two for Atlanta University Center (AUC) students. The Bailey […]

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Chloe and Halle Bailey came back home to Atlanta for a college tour of sorts to promote the upcoming season of Grown-ish where they play twin sisters in the Yara Shahidi hemmed spin-off of the hit show Black-ish.  The songstresses whose angelic voices caught the ear of the Queen Bee herself Beyoncé  and earned them a record deal, are making major moves on-screen, stealing scenes as […]

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  We already know Yara Shahidi is a force to be reckoned with but she just dropped several gems in her cover interview for The Hollywood Reporter that prove she’s just getting started. Although the actress is heading to Harvard this Fall, she’s also gearing up for the second season of her black-ish spinoff, Grown-ish. […]

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ABC has several upcoming changes to the network as it steadies itself following a rocky year with Kenya Barris and infighting over creative differences with Blackish, and severing ties with Roseanne Barr after her racist tweets. ABC Entertainment president Channing Dungey spoke to Variety about what’s to come for the network with the 20th Century Fox merger, Barris decision to leave ABC Studios and the inclusion of the Conners […]

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Yara Shahidi is easily everyone’s favorite brilliant, beautiful, and hilarious young Black starlet. From speaking out as a an activist to being accepted to Harvard and scoring a leading role in the Black-ish spin-off Grown-ish, making the April cover of Essence is a sign that her future is just getting brighter. The magazine’s writers caught up with the teenager who’s been […]

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There are so many reasons to love Yara Shahidi and her fierce fashion game is just one of them. The Grown-ish star sat down with her stylist, Jason Bolden, to dish details about her signature looks in the latest issue of The Hollywood Reporter.  “I feel like what’s been fun about the past year is […]

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Yara Shahidi is on a serious roll this year! The blossoming actress, activist, and scholar is reportedly in talks to star in the movie based upon best-selling young adult novel, “The Sun Is Also A Star” by Nicola Yoon. The book was a 2016 National Book Award Finalist. The story centers around the main character, Natasha, […]

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It’s back-to-school time already. After only four episodes, the Grown-ish cast and crew finds out that next semester, so to speak, is a done deal. Grown-ish creator Kenya Barris surprised Yara Shahidi with the news at the Freeform Summit in Los Angeles. And the second season? Twenty episodes, up from its freshman 13. Per The […]

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2018 is here and theres a whole new batch of TV snacks to feast on that has us excited. Here’s a rundown of some shows that should definitely be on your watch-list ASAP: To Rome For Love When: Sundays @ 9/8c on Bravo Relationship expert Diann Valentin has a secret weapon when it comes to finding […]

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Looks like sisters Chloe and Halle Bailey are bringing their talents to the small screen. The […]

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