‘Black-ish’ Star Yara Shahidi, An Unofficial Ambassador For Gen Z

Yara Shahidi has to navigate complex racial issues both inside and outside the world of Black-ish.

Yara Shahidi is not all like the character she plays on ABC’s Black-ish. But the actor and her character have hit a lot of the same milestones at the same time.

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