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Zendaya on Why She Spoke Out About Alleged Discrimination: 'It Happens to African-American Men and Women Every Day'

Originally posted 09/12/2016 12:45PM

Zendaya took to Snapchat last Tuesday to claim that she was the victim of racism at a Vons supermarket – and now she's explaining why she decided to speak out.

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Zendaya Joins Project Runway as Season Finale Guest Judge

Originally posted 09/08/2016 06:20PM

Zendaya is in!

PEOPLE can exclusively reveal that the actress and singer will be joining the judge's table on the upcoming 15th season of Project Runway, taking a seat as a guest judge on the Dec. 22 finale.

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Store Responds to Zendaya's Claims She Was Refused Service Because of 'Skin Tone': 'We Are Committed to Diversity and Inclusion'

Originally posted 09/07/2016 10:25PM

A day after Zendaya alleged that a grocery stork clerk refused to sell her $400 worth of gift cards because of her "skin tone," the chain is apologizing for the "misunderstanding."

On Tuesday evening, the 20-year-old actress made claims on Snapchat that an employee at Vons grocery store refused to serve her and threw her wallet back at her when she attempted to purchase $400 in gift cards.

"The lady that was helping us... I don't think she was a huge fan of our skin tone," Zendaya told her Snapchat followers. The Spiderman: Homecoming actress also alleged the clerk told her she couldn't afford the purchase before she threw the wallet at Zendaya.

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Zendaya Alleges Clerk Refused to Sell Her $400 in Gift Cards Because of Her 'Skin Tone'

Zendaya Alleges Clerk Refused to Sell Her $400 in Gift Cards Because of Her 'Skin Tone'

Originally posted 09/07/2016 08:40AM

Zendaya has alleged she was the victim of racism at a supermarket – with the clerk allegedly refusing to serve her and throwing her wallet back at her when she tried to buy $400 in gift cards.

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Good Morning America's Amy Robach Apologizes for Using Racial Slur

Originally posted 08/22/2016 01:45PM

A version of this story originally appeared on EW.com.

Good Morning America host Amy Robach has apologized for using an outdated racial term on air Monday morning.

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UpdatePosted 08/02/2016 02:10PM

The Great Kimye vs. Taylor Debate: Who's Siding with Whom?

Originally posted 07/18/2016 05:50PM

When you're a top-selling musical artist (or a Kardashian), your personal drama isn't always personal – it can become the business of everyone in your squad.

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Watch Zendaya Transform into a Portly Old Man for K.C. Undercover

Originally posted 08/01/2016 01:00PM

[YOUTUBE "Dzf7YhCa1jk"] Zendaya is not afraid to suffer for her art.

For an upcoming, one-hour special episode of her hit Disney Channel show K.C. Undercover, the 19-year-old spent three hours a day transforming into a portly, older, male judge – and PEOPLE has an exclusive behind-the-scenes look at her transformation.

"I'm not going to lie. It was definitely not super fun," says the actress, whose character goes undercover as Judge Dudley Theopolis on Sunday's episode. "It takes so long. It's a very tedious process. The first time I did it, it was fun. But by the fifth time, I was used to it and definitely over it."

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Who Is Odell Beckham Jr.? 5 Things to Know About Sports' Most Eligible Bachelor

Originally posted 07/21/2016 04:25PM

In just two short years, New York Giants player Odell Beckham Jr. has established himself as one of football's best wide receivers. But his notoriety stretches far past the field.

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Zendaya Coleman, the 19-Year-Old Who Inspired Celine Dion's Style Transformation, Says It's a 'Surreal, Awesome Moment'

Zendaya Coleman, the 19-Year-Old Who Inspired Celine Dion's Style Transformation, Says It's a 'Surreal, Awesome Moment'

Originally posted 07/21/2016 10:45AM

The stars both share the same celebrity stylist, Law Roach

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Zendaya Says There's Nothing Wrong with Casual Hookups – 'As Long as You Protect Yourself and Get Tested Periodically'

Zendaya Says There's Nothing Wrong with Casual Hookups – 'As Long as You Protect Yourself and Get Tested Periodically'

Originally posted 06/02/2016 11:30AM

Zendaya may only be 19, but she's not letting that keep her from speaking out about issues important to her.

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