Zendaya is set to produce and star in the upcoming thriller A White Lie, as the first African-American woman to graduate from Vassar College. Now, Zendaya is adding to the girl power by collaborating with Witherspoon as a co-producer on an unbelievable new film-and she'll star in it, too. The movie's based on the Karin Tanabe novel The Gilded Years and centers on a light-skinned Black woman named Anita Hemmings (who will be played by-wait for it-Zendaya).
Even while she tried to distance herself from classmates, Anita eventually found herself rooming with Louise "Lottie" Taylor, the scion of one of New York's most prominent families. Monica Beletsky (producer for TV's FARGO and PARENTHOOD) will pen the script.
Zendaya will also produce the film, alongside Witherspoon and Lauren Neustadter.
The 21-year-old star launched her acting career by landing the role of Rocky Blue in Disney Channel sitcom Shake It Up.
The singer-turned-actress next will be seen co-starring in the Michael Gracie-directed The Greatest Showman, co-starring alongside Hugh Jackman.
Not only is she an bonafide moviestar starring in hit films like Spider-man: Homecoming and its untitled sequel, but she has sprinkled that Black Girl Magic (as a producer and actor) all over the runaway Disney hit KC Undercover.
The Terrific Ten have finally arrived in their debut trailer, and they quickly put every other superhero team to shame. Zach Galifianakis! Jennifer Aniston! It was a night of surprises for Kimmel, and that included when J.J.
He should contribute off the bench at NC State because of his outside shooting and ability to create coming off ball screens. Former Perry Central Commodore Braxton Beverly is eligible to play basketball, NCAA officials announced on Twitter Tuesday.
Among non-anchor investors, retail investors can apply for Rs 5,000 and in multiples of Rs 1 thereafter up to Rs 2 lakh. In case of spill-over, additional portion will be allocated giving preference to retail and retirement funds.
Posting a picture of Olly's track Flaws , she wrote: "Love this track @ollymurs you sound like an angel makes me want to cry x". Melanie, meanwhile, shares two children - Roman, 15, and Valentino, 12 - from her first marriage to actor Daniel Caltagirone .
Solar Industries India today reported a 24 per cent increase in its net profit at Rs 45.74 crore for the September quarter. The gas utility marketed 5 per cent more gas by volume during the quarter in consideration, the statement said.
However, HSBC Switzerland announced on Tuesday that the settlement did not mean that the bank was guilty. Other countries such as Argentina, Belgium, Spain and the United States also started investigations.
It asked the FDA to expedite a scientific and medical evaluation and a recommendation for how to handle the compounds in kratom. It's taken recreationally for its euphoric effects, as a dietary supplement, to treat anxiety and depression, and more.
If Cardiogram and Saxon are right, medical-grade notifications may soon nestle among those for our Snaps, likes, and texts. Sleep apnea was detected in more than 1,016 participants, while hypertension was identified in 2,230 participants.
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Remember, these prices start to go live on November 17 , and more will open up at various dates and times in the days to follow. We'll round up all the deals on the Switch console, plus the best prices on memory cards and Switch games.
Taylor Swift sets 'Reputation' tour dates
So basically, when it comes to burning up the Billboard album charts, Taylor Swift is mainly in competition with herself. Swift reportedly kept " Reputation " off streaming services like Apple Music and Spotify for the first week of release.
Rose McGowan surrenders to police over drugs arrest warrant
Ms McGowan reportedly reached a settlement with Weinstein after a hotel room encounter during the Sundance Film Festival. Rose McGowan turned herself into authorities Tuesday on an arrest warrant for drug possession, Page Six has confirmed.
Jack Sock beats Marin Cilic in straight sets at ATP Finals
My coach growing up nicknamed me "Showtime" because I love playing in front of people, and there is always a lot going on. Jack Sock has revealed that he was forced out of his room at 4am on Tuesday morning due to a fire alarm at his hotel.
Flames burn Blues in wild win
Steen tied it at 11:46 and then Ferland's power-play goal restored Calgary's one-goal lead at 12:31. Get prep sports breaking news alerts from the Gwinnett Daily Post staff delivered to your email.
Eve Joins CBS' 'The Talk'
She is married to British entrepreneur Maximillion Copper and is stepmother to his four children. "I feel like we're dating now". Eve joins Julie Chen , Sharon Osbourne , Sara Gilbert , and Sheryl Underwood at the co-hosts table.
Creative Assembly announces Thrones of Britannia
SEGA has officially announced the first entry in its Total War spin-off series , which pits the Vikings against Great Britain. According to the press release, this will be the most detailed Total War campaign map ever made.