Francia Raisa

Even Selena Gomez’s Mom Can’t Make Her Denounce Woody Allen

Greta Gerwig, Mira Sorvino, and Timothée Chalamet have all expressed regret for working with the filmmaker accused of child abuse. But not Gomez, who …

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Selena Gomez’s mom ‘not happy’ with Justin Bieber reconciliation

Selena Gomez’s mother, Mandy Teefey, was asked about her daughter’s rekindled romance with Justin Bieber, and she did not hold back.<p>Story continues …

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2017 May Have Been Mostly a Steaming Hot Pile of Garbage, But It Was the Best Year for Organ Donation

Let’s be honest: 2017 was a very hard year for a lot of people. But, as the one and only Albus Dumbledore once said, happiness can be found even in …

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Grown-ish's Zoey Johnson Has a New Guy in Her Life — Will He Replace Aaron or Luca?

Though she’s been juggling two guys in her first weeks of college, Zoey Johnson may have a new male classmate in her sights: basketball phenom Cash …

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Francia Raisa: What’s in My Bag?

<b>Francia Raisa</b> has friends in high (fashion) places. Her Coach carryall is a gift from pal <b>Selena Gomez</b>, the face of the brand. (Raisa, 29, donated a …

Yara Shahidi’s ‘Grown-ish’ is missing its dark skin beauty

<i>Grown-ish</i>, a spin-off series that follows <i>Black-ish</i>’s Zoey Johnson (<b>Yara Shahidi</b>) as she navigates the cultural waters of college life, has a pretty …

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‘Grown-ish’ Episode 3 Spoilers: Zoey Crushing Hard On Aaron In Sneak Peeks

“Grown-ish” will continue to tackle relevant issues in college when it returns with episode 3 this Wednesday. Based on the sneak peeks at the …

Entertainment

Selena Gomez Fans Don’t Know What to Think of Her Latest Social Media Move

Selena Gomez remained the most-followed celebrity on Instagram in 2017 for the second year running, but for the second time in a month, her activities on the app are causing some confusion.<p>Over the weekend, the singer’s fans noticed that she had unfollowed all but 37 accounts from her own profile. …

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‘Grown-ish’ Posts Freeform’s Biggest Comedy Series Launch Since 2012

<i>Grown-ish</i>: Wednesday’s premiere drew 1.56M total viewers, including 917k in the demo, to become the cable net’s best comedy series launch in 5 1/2 …

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‘The Walking Dead’s’ Danai Gurira Stuns On ‘Rogue Magazine’ Cover

Danai Gurira, who plays Michonne in AMC’s <i>The Walking Dead</i>, is featured on the cover of <i>Rogue Magazine’s</i> print issue No. 8. The magazine’s winter …

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Selena Gomez Just Unfollowed 279 Friends' and Fellow Celebs' Instagram Accounts

Selena Gomez did an Instagram revamp yesterday, which included changing her bio, profile pic, and unfollowing hundreds of accounts—including her assistant Theresa Mingus's, several of her close friends' who she's been seen out or on vacation with, Gigi Hadid's, and Demi Lovato's among others.<p>She …

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Instagram and Vanity Fair Celebrate Hollywood’s New Wave of Entertainer

Keke Palmer, Cole Sprouse, and entertainment’s other young creators clinked milkshakes at Mel’s Drive-In.<p>On the Saturday night before Golden Globes, entertainment’s next generation of creators descended upon an iconic late-night spot on the Sunset Strip—Mel’s Drive-In—for a dazzling, disco-ball-lit …

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'Beautiful and innocent' - Selena Gomez stuns fans in slinky satin minidress for Coach 2018 campaign

Gomez didn't fail to impress her 132m Instagram followers with the stylish snap.<p>A New Year’s first just for you guys- I’m so excited to reveal my …

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The grown-ish women debate what 'hooking up' means in hilarious clip

College is a time for learning; however, that doesn’t mean your education strictly takes place in the classroom.<p>On next Wednesday’s <i>grown-ish</i>, Zoey …

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'Grown-ish' Isn't A 'Different World' - It's The College Show We Didn't Know We Needed

"I was already in college for three days and there's no one that could tell me I hadn't mastered this place, the same way I did in high school," …

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Francia Raisa on Her New Show Grown-ish and How She Copes With Fame

Francia Raisa experienced a new — and overwhelming — level of fame in September when it was revealed that she donated her kidney to save the life of …

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Stream It Or Skip It: ‘grown-ish’ on Freeform, Where Zoey From ‘black-ish’ Goes To College

<i>Fans of</i> black-ish <i>have known that Kenya Barris has had a spin-off in the works for at least a year, and when Yara Shahidi starred in a back-door pilot</i> …

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From ‘A Different World’ to ‘Grownish’: How TV handles beloved characters going off to college

Anthony Anderson’s piercing wail kicks off the new Freeform series “Grownish,” a spinoff of ABC’s “Blackish” that premiered Wednesday and centers on the college experience of the Johnson family’s oldest child. Zoey (Yara Shahidi) has been at the fictional California University for just three days, …

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Yara Shahidi in ‘Grownish’ takes the sitcoms we loved in the ’90s to a new level

Yara Shahidi’s inauguration into teen royalty was cemented on Thursday.<p>Black Twitter was abuzz in the lead-up to the show, centered on “Blackish’s” …

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Yara Shahidi on How Starring in grown-ish Is Helping Her Prepare For Harvard

At only 17 years old, Yara Shahidi is an actress, an activist and a fashion favorite. When she's not shooting new episodes for the TV series <i>black-ish</i>, she does things like go to prom with her best friend Rowan Blanchard and get into Harvard University. You know, regular teenage stuff.<p>Now, Shahidi …

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Selena Gomez Reveals The One Change She's Making For 2018 And No, It's Not Justin Bieber

The 25-year-old has decided 2018 will be a year dedicated to focussing on her one true love<p>Selena Gomez might have reportedly celebrated New Year's …

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The ‘Black-ish’ Spinoff ‘Grown-ish’ Sends Zoey Off To College

When choosing a character from a pre-existing series to build a spinoff around, there are usually two obvious choices:<p>1) Take the most popular/exciting/funny character who’s not the lead, and trust that they can carry a new show on their own;<p>or<p>2) Take the character who’s least directly tied to what …

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The kids are all right in Freeform's 'Grown-ish' premiere

If <i>Black-ish</i>'s Andre Johnson had to choose which of his children got a spinoff show, it would be Zoey, by a mile. <i>Grown-ish</i> sees Zoey (Yara Shahidi) …

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Sex, Drugs and Books: grown-ish Goes Where black-ish Can't

Fans of <i>black-ish</i> might remember the time Zoey (Yara Shahidi) took her brother Junior (Marcus Scribner) to a party in Season 3: he was stunned to see …

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Why ‘grown-ish’ Is The Coming-of-Age Comedy That People Of Color Have Been Missing

Few other shows on TV have ever captured the experience of people of color jetting off to college quite like Freeform’s <i>black-ish</i> spin-off <i>grown-ish</i> …

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Grown-ish: Yara Shahidi, Francia Raisa preview the fun black-ish spin-off

No other college-set show in recent history (save, maybe, <i>Community</i>) has captured the diverse group of people you meet during you freshman year quite …

Entertainment

‘Grown-ish’ Is a Worthy ‘Black-ish’ Spinoff

Four seasons in, the ABC sitcom <i>Black-ish</i> has its appeal down to a science. Created by <i>Girls Trip</i> cowriter Kenya Barris and comedian Larry Wilmore, the …

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Is Cal U From 'grown-ish' A Real School? Zoey Johnson Is Taking College By Storm

Zoey Johnson (Yara Shahidi) is off to college in the <i>black-ish</i> spin-off, <i>grown-ish</i>. After much deliberation during the last season of <i>black-ish</i>, Zoe Zoe …

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How Grown-ish Captures the Angst of College Kids in Trump’s America

Series creator Kenya Barris and its star, Yara Shahidi, discuss the inspiration behind and aspirations for the Black-ish spin-off debuting on Disney’s Freeform channel.<p><b>Kenya Barris,</b> the creator of ABC’s hit sitcom <i>Black-ish,</i> has proven with the four seasons of his Emmy-nominated series that you can …

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grown-ish Series Premiere: Grade It!

Here’s a discovery Zoey Johnson probably <i>won’t</i> be sharing with Dre and Rainbow the next time they call their baby girl: “Oh my God, I’m a drug addict</i> …

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