Zendaya

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Garage Magazine Taps Zendaya and Simone Leigh to Offer 'New Vision of Black Womanhood'

Drop into the convo as the actress and artist talk to curator Thelma Golden about the inspiration they draw from the intellectual thought of 21st century Black women.

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Zendaya On Racism, Colorism and Representation

“We’re vastly too beautiful and too interesting for me to just be the only representation of that.”

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READ: Zendaya and John Boyega's Most Revealing Quotes About Racism From Their 'Variety' Cover Profiles

The “Spider-Man: Homecoming” and “Detroit” actors feature in two of three cover stories for Variety’s new “Power of Young Hollywood” issue.

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Black Lives Matter Founders, Zendaya, Simone Biles Among Glamour's Women of the Year

This is the 27th year the magazine has honored world-changing women.

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'Good Morning America' Host Apologizes for Saying 'Colored People' on Air

Amy Robach issued an apology saying she meant to say “people of color.”

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Beyoncé, Drake and Other Celebrities Condemn Police Violence and Racism

The back-to-back killings of Alton Sterling and Philando Castile at the hands of police this week stirred criticism and mourning from many prominent entertainers and creators.

Michelle Obama and Missy Elliott Team Up for New Single, 'This Is for My Girls'

Proceeds from the song—which also features Janelle Monáe, Kelly Rowland and more—will support the First Lady and Peace Corps’ Let Girls Learn initiative. 

Zendaya Will Reportedly Star in Otherwise Whitewashed 'Spider-Man' Reboot

This is the actress and musician’s first major film role. 

3 New Ways to Celebrate Black History Month

From #TwitpicTheBlackestPictureInYourPhone to Google’s Cultural Institute, here are a few interesting ways to kick off Black History Month.

Zendaya-Inspired Barbie in the Works, Complete with Locs

Zendaya on Barbie: “When I was little, I didn’t have one that looked like me, so I couldn’t connect with her in that way.”

Zendaya to Haters: '#idgaf'

The Disney actress and singer, once again, has been forced to answer for an awards-show hairstyle. Her response is perfect. 

Zendaya Says Aaliyah Decision 'Had Nothing to Do With Haters'

The teen star took to Instagram to clear up the controversy.