The original 1960s Spider-Man theme song might be a classic, but it isn’t one of “those” kind of classics. You know, the ones they teach in high school to inspire you to stand on your desk at shout at captains. But that isn’t stopping Zendaya from giving the theme song the dramatic reading it “deserves.”
Zendaya, the rising 20-year-old Disney Channel star and actress in the forthcoming Spider-Man: Homecoming movie, covers Vogue this July. And rather than get an older man to interview her, as Vogue so often loves to do, the magazine actually got a woman to write the profile, FINALLY.
Have you truly learned the difference between extensions, weaves and wigs in your lifetime? Many black women are taught these distinctions early on in life as we discover the variety of ways to style our hair (many of which require additional length) to protect the hair in its natural state and encourage growth. But…
On Saturday morning, Teen Vogue published a sharp piece by the writer Lauren Duca entitled “Donald Trump Is Gaslighting America.” Described in the tagline as a “scorched-earth op-ed,” Duca laid out a clear and airtight argument about the way the president-elect used classic gaslighting tactics to secure his voter base…
My favorite thing about the Marvel franchise is that the actors playing Spider-Man are perhaps the only men in Hollywood who really understand what it’s like for women in the industry. Spider-Man just keeps getting younger! Nothing makes Tobey Maguire’s Spidey senses tingly anymore.
Singer and actress Zendaya said this week she was mistreated by a Vons grocery store clerk who threw her wallet and in some way intimated that the actress might not be able to afford the gift cards she was trying to buy.
In today’s Tweet Beat, Zendaya sets shit straight, Dr. Ruth does as well and Chrissy Teigen is not impressed with these babies.
In case you were enjoying a long night of thrilling REM cycles during which you dreamed about having lunch with Jessica Chastain on a terrace overlooking the Eiffel Tower as her three-legged dog gently nuzzled your calf while all this went down last night, here’s a one-sentence recap: Kim Kardashian Snapchatted…
In today’s Tweet Beat, Zendaya says what I’m thinking, Neil deGrasse Tyson explains rainbows and Anna Kendrick could break Tom Cruise.
On Monday, as the Met Ball devolved into its usual bacchanal of somebodies and nobodies getting drunk while dressed to the nines, Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston became entangled in what some websites are referring to as a “dance-off,” but what I—for accuracy purposes—will call the “Dance of Wealthy Snakes.”
“This Is For My Girls” takes on an insurgent double meaning when FLOTUS drops it: a benefit song for her homegirls, featuring her homegirls—people like Missy, Janelle Monáe, Kelly Rowland, Kelly Clarkson, Zendaya and Diane Warren (who wrote it, clearly)—it’s dropping today in tandem with her SXSW talk. It’s also meant…
Phew! Richard Simmons has responded to claims that he’s being held hostage in his home by an alleged witch-maid by telling both Today and Entertainment Tonight that he is not being held hostage in his home by an alleged witch-maid.
W assembled a trio of cool teens for its April cover: Zendaya, Mad Men’s Kiernan Shipka and my ruler Willow Smith, who all personify what the magazine describes as “a low-key attitude.”
In today’s Tweet Beat, Jeb Bush is armed, Shakira met Jesus and Zendaya meets a fan.
Because the world needs Finding Neverland (The Album), a “fusion of pop and Broadway” featuring musicians like Jennifer Lopez and Ellie Goulding performing songs from the hit Broadway musical, here is Slay Queen Zendaya on the title track—with a little help from Slay Queen Bryan Cranston!
Last month, Zendaya took to Instagram to criticize Modeliste magazine for heavily Photoshopping the spread she did for them. “[I] was shocked when I found my 19-year-old hips and torso quite manipulated,” she wrote in the caption. The photos she shared showed that the magazine had made her hips, waist and thighs much…
Following Lamar Odom’s near fatal overdose at a brothel in Las Vegas, the former LA Lakers player and his estranged wife Khloé Kardashian have decided to call off their divorce and give love (and who knows—maybe even their reality show) another go. According to one source, “Khloé thinks this was the right thing to do…
When Mattel announced their “limited edition” Barbie based on Zendaya’s iconic Oscars look, everyone was happy. Zendaya fans. Barbie fans. Even Nicki Minaj! At least one person, however, couldn’t care less, and that person’s name is Demetria Devonne Lovato.
In today’s Tweet Beat, Zendaya struggles, Neil deGrasse Tyson is truly brilliant and Aaron Paul feels passionately about shark fins.