Yara Shahidi

Facebook Watch debuts Black History Month special, "Forward: The Future of Black Music" with actress and activist Yara Shahidi and rapper Neelam. In the episode, the two discuss why Neelam inspires Yara, Black feminism, the importance of lyricism and their impact on the culture. 

Yara Shahidi has grown from the cute-as-a-button girl in commercials, to the beautifully grown woman we see on our TV screens today. The actress, advocate, and philanthropist has used her platform in a way that shows her growth and maturity as an innovative soldier in today’s society. In many cases, we’ve seen her use her […]

Yara Shahidi's been busy filming and promoting projects but she’s still got time to be a great big sister.

Yara Shahidi and Naomi Osaka are among the 20 new faces in Barbie’s “Sheroes” collection of dolls honoring inspiring women in celebration of the company’s 60th anniversary. 

Chloe x Halle became well known for their amazing voices and Beyoncè taking them under her wing.

Yara Shahidi has decided that she’ll be taking her talents to Harvard! The Black-ish star took to Instagram make the momentous announcement. Wearing a Harvard hoodie, she quoted James Baldwin in her announcement. This suggests that she fully intends to remain woke as she attends classes at the Ivy League school. Yara, who got a […]

High school graduations are a major moment because they signify the transition into the semi-adult world.