Yara Shahidi

Yara Shahidi, Charles Melton and Nicola Yoon. Asian and Indigenous man in navy suit and white shirt sits next to Black woman in blue dress, both with black hair, in front of teal background and under yellow text that spells "THE SUN IS ALSO A STAR"

Young Love Battles Deportation in Trailer for 'The Sun is Also a Star'

Yara Shahidi and Charles Melton bring Nicola Yoon’s bestselling novel to life.

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WATCH: Yara Shahidi Promotes Civic Engagement in 'Voting Avenue'

The “Grown-ish” star joins “The Tonight Show” host Jimmy Fallon for a “Schoolhouse Rock”-style animated segment about the importance of voting.

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Yara Shahidi On Using Her Platform to Further Her Activism

The 18-year-old “Black-ish” and “Grown-ish” actress talks to Vogue about using her fame to advance social justice causes.

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WATCH: Issa Rae, Maxine Waters, Solange Pay Tribute to Greatness of Black Women at 'Black Girls Rock!'

These must-see speeches from BET’s awards show celebrated Black women in all their brilliance, resilience and complexity.

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This 'Black-ish' Scene Perfectly Captures Many Black Americans' Reaction to the Election

“Black people wake up every day believing that our lives are gonna change, even though everything around us says it’s not.”