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Marsai Martin Brings Black Skating Culture to the Disney Channel in Epic Collab

Marsai Martin understands her power — and she’s wielding it oh so brilliantly. Now 16, the youngest executive producer ever (and co-founder of Genius Productions) is furthering her commitment to telling diverse stories, especially for and about Black girls in her generation, with a new Disney Channel pilot for her original comedy series Saturdays.

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#TBT: Blerd Visionary

Marcus Scribner reps hard for the blerd scene — on screen and off. But he knows it’s through the characters he plays that he’s able to squash stereotypes for the masses. And that’s what he’s most proud of.

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Behind-the-Scenes of Marsai Martin’s Sesi Cover Shoot

Like the ‘fro she rocks in her movie Little, Marsai Martin’s goals are big and unshakeable. In our summer 2019 issue (our 4th-annual Natural Hair Love issue, btw), she talks hair, Hollywood, and having hella goals. Take a look behind-the-scenes of her photo shoot and subscribe now to get your copy! Check out her behind-the-scenes […]

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WATCH: The First Look at Grown-ish is Finally Here!

We’ve legit been hype for grown-ish since word broke earlier this year that a black-ish spinoff would really be a thing. And a couple days ago, our Instagram timelines were blessed with the first trailer (see below). Premiering as a special one-hour episode on January 3, 2018 at 8 p.m., this Freeform show will follow […]

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The “Black-ish” Spin-Off Finally has a Title!

By Andréa Butler UPDATE: Today (August 2), it was announced that the black-ish spinoff will no longer be called college-ish. It’s new title: grown-ish, which, when you think about it, makes more sense with the -ish part because what really is “college-ish” about really and truly being in actual college? “grown-ish reflects what we’ll be dealing […]

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