Zendaya Coleman Removes Fake Dreadlocks After Oscar Awards Controversy

Zendaya Out with Dad Days After Giuliana Rancic Dreadlock Comment on Oscar Night

Former Disney star Zendaya Coleman has apparently learned the hard way that she shouldn’t wear fake dreadlocks extensions just because her father wears dreads. Contrary to popular belief, dreadlocks are not a fashion statement. Dreadlocks are a symbol of spiritual growth and should not be taken lightly by Americans.

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Someone Stole the $150K Pearl Gown Lupita Nyong’o Wore to the Oscar Awards

87th Annual Academy Awards - Red Carpet

Oscar winner Lupita Nyong’o turned heads in a creamy halter top Calvin Klein gown festooned with pearls at the 2015 Academy Awards on Sunday.

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Zendaya Coleman Responds to Criticism About Fake Dreadlocks

Zendaya at the 87th Annual Academy Awards

UPDATED with Kelly Osbourne’s response and Zendaya’s full statement below.

Mixed race actress/singer Zendaya Coleman did not take kindly to the offhand remarks made about her ethnic hairstyle which she wore on the red carpet at the Oscar Awards on Sunday. Zenday’s hairstyle combined her good hair with hair weave in a braided dreadlocks style made popular in America by the late reggae superstar Bob Marley and other Caribbean natives.

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Patricia Arquette — Who Just Won An Oscar — Asked Black Lesbians to ‘Fight’ for Gender Equality for White Women

Patricia Arquette poses in the press room at the 87th Annual Academy Awards

Actress Patricia Arquette stoked the fires of controversy during her acceptance speech for the Best Supporting Actress Oscar at the 87th Annual Academy Oscar Awards, held in Hollywood, California, on Sunday.

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The Oscar Nominations Are In

Oscar nominations

The Academy Award nominations were announced live this morning to much fanfare. Oprah’s vanity film ‘Selma’ received an unlikely Oscar nod. Click the link to see if your favorite actor or movie was nominated. By the way, fan favorite Unbroken, directed by Angelina Jolie, was snubbed by the Academy for a Best Picture nom.

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R.I.P: Robin Williams Commits Suicide

Robin Williams and daughter

One of the greatest actors the world has ever known is dead. Robin Williams reportedly took his own life on Monday, Aug. 11, at his California home. He was 63.

“Robin Williams passed away this morning,” his media representative Mara Buxbaum told CNN.

His rep tells CNN the actor suffered from severe depression. The coroner’s preliminary cause of death is “suicide due to asphyxia.”

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Quvenzhane Wallis Named the New Face of Armani Jr.

Quvenzhane Wallis for Armani Junior

Ten year old Quvenzhane Wallis stole hearts in the 2012 movie “Beasts of the Southern Wild”, for which she earned an Oscar nom. Little Q was the youngest actress to be so honored. She went on to star in the critically acclaimed film “12 Years a Slave”.

The accolades and major accomplishments continue to roll in for Q. She was just named the face of Giorgio Armani Jr., a high end fashion line for children and teens.

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