Yara Shahidi could be a future President of the United States. At least if that s what she wants, says admirer Oprah Winfrey, praising the 18-year-old star of not one but two boundary-breaking American television series, Black-ish and Grown-ish. Anointed by Michelle Obama, Shahidi is a brand ambassador for Chanel and Tory Burch, as well as a Harvard freshman. She has also founded Eighteen x 18, a non-partisan initiative created in partnership with media company NowThis News that encourages young people to vote.
Fashion marketeers, are you listening? Tune into Yara Shahidi for the 411 on Generation Z and her honest thoughts on what the future holds for the fashion industry as American culture goes through monumental, often turbulent shifts brought on by technological, demographic and social change. [Link in bio] #yarashahidi #fashion #blackish #grownish : Thomas Whiteside