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Jessica Chastain, Constance Wu, & Ava DuVernay Cover Marie Claire's 'Change Makers' Issue

Jessica Chastain, Constance Wu, and Ava DuVernay is on the cover of Marie Claire‘s April 2019 Change Makers issue, on newsstands March 26.

Here’s what the stars had to share with the mag…

Jessica, on having regret for not standing up for herself after a male executive flirted with her: “For months, I tried to make it light, laugh it off. Now I wish I had just told him to f*ck off.”

Constance, on competition among actresses: “People say women are inherently b*tchy and competitive. But anybody will be competitive if there’s only one seat at the table.”

Ava, on why forgoing her writers credit for Selma was her biggest regret: “It was my biggest career mistake so far. I allowed someone to put their name on my work. I hate it every day, and I don’t think I’ll ever be able to let it go, but it definitely taught me some lessons I intend to benefit from.”

For more from the celebs, visit MarieClaire.com.

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Ava DuVernay's 'When They See Us' Releases First Trailer - Watch Here

The first look at Ava DuVernay‘s new Netflix show When They See Us has been released.

Based on a true story that gripped the country, When They See Us will chronicle the notorious case of five teenagers of color, labeled the Central Park Five, who were convicted of a rape they did not commit.

The four part limited series will focus on the five teenagers from Harlem — Antron McCray, Kevin Richardson, Yusef Salaam, Raymond Santana and Korey Wise. Beginning in the spring of 1989, when the teenagers were first questioned about the incident, the series will span 25 years, highlighting their exoneration in 2002 and the settlement reached with the city of New York in 2014.

Cast members include Felicity Huffman, Blair Underwood, Vera Farmiga, Michael K. Williams, Joshua Jackson, Niecy Nash, Jharrel Jerome, Jovan Adepo, Chris Chalk, Freddy Miyares, and Justin Cunningham.

When They See Us will be released on Netflix on May 31 – watch the trailer below!

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Taraji P. Henson & Regina Hall Get Glam at Vanity Fair's Oscars Party

Taraji P. Henson and Regina Hall are looking gorgeous!

The 48-year-old Empire star and the 48-year-old Girls Trip actress hit the red carpet at the 2019 Vanity Fair Oscar Party at the Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on Sunday (February 24) in Beverly Hills, Calif.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Regina Hall

Taraji posed alongside fiance Kelvin Hayden at the event.

Linda Cardellini, Pom Klementieff, Marina de Tavira, Ava DuVernay and Adepero Oduye were all in attendance at the star-studded event.

FYI: Taraji is wearing a Roland Mouret jumpsuit and Gismondi1754 diamonds. Regina is wearing a Georges Chakra dress, Stuart Weitzman shoes and a Sara Weinstock ring. Pom is wearing a Prada dress, Anita Ko rings, and Repossi jewelry. Linda is wearing a Schiaparelli Haute Couture dress. Ava is wearing Malone Souliers shoes, a Christian Louboutin clutch, and jewelry by Loree Rodkin and Jared Lehr. Marina is wearing a Salvatore Ferragamo gown.

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Mahershala Ali, Kelly Rowland & More Live It Up at Macro's Pre-Oscar Party 2019

Mahershala Ali is dapper in suit while hitting the carpet at MACRO’s Pre-Oscar Party 2019 held at the Casita Hollywood on Thursday (February 21) in Los Angeles.

The 45-year-old Oscar nominee was joined at the event by Kelly Rowland, Jesse Williams, Angela Bassett, Ava DuVernay, Tiffany Haddish, Storm Reid, Michael Ealy, Damaris Lewis and Andre Holland.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Mahershala Ali

The event, hosted by Charles D. King and Stacey Walker, was held in celebration of nominees and notable artists of color.

Mahershala is up for Best Supporting Actor for his role in Green Book at the 2019 Oscars being held this Sunday.

FYI: Tiffany is wearing an âme ring. Ava is wearing Malone Souliers shoes. Angela is wearing Sarah Flint heels.

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Zendaya Celebrates Role as New Lancome Ambassadress with Lupita Nyong'o

Zendaya attends an event to announce her new role as the face of Lancome on Thursday afternoon (February 21) at the Four Seasons Hotel in Beverly Hills, Calif.

The 22-year-old actress was joined at the event by fellow Lancome ambassadresses Lupita Nyong’o and Taylor Hill.

Later on that night, Zendaya continued the celebrations while attending Vanity Fair and Lancome’s Toast to Women in Hollywood for Oscars week.

Also in attendance at the event were Lupita, Taylor, Olivia Munn, Jaime King, Rumer Willis, Skai Jackson, Ava DuVernay, and Zendaya‘s Euphoria co-stars Storm Reid, Sydney Sweeney, Maude Apatow, and Jacob Elordi.

FYI: Zendaya is wearing a David Koma look at the unveiling event. She’s wearing an Alexis Mabille gown to the evening event. Lupita is wearing an Alex Perry dress, Yvan Tufenkjian diamond earrings and a Shee’s Fine Jewelry diamond ring. Taylor is wearing an Azzaro top and metallic pants. Olivia is wearing a Designers Remix suit, a Nanushka bodysuit, and an Okhtein clutch. Rumer is wearing a Silvia Tcherassi dress and Stuart Weitzman shoes. Ava is wearing Malone Souliers shoes.

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Rita Ora & Samira Wiley Step Out for VH1 Trailblazer Honors 2019

Rita Ora wows on the gray carpet at the 2019 VH1 Trailblazer Honors on Wednesday night (February 20) at The Wilshire Ebell Theatre in Los Angeles.

The 28-year-old singer rocked a floor-length, black and white ruffled top with sparkling black shorts as she was joined at the event by The Handmaid’s Tale actress Samira Wiley.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Rita Ora

Other stars at the event included Speaker of the House Nancy Pelosi, singer Elle King, actress Alyssa Milano, former E! News host Catt Sadler, #MeToo Movement founder Tarana Burke, reality star Heidi Montag, and director Ava DuVernay.

The 2019 VHA Trailblazer Honors will air on International Women’s Day, March 8, at 9 p.m. ET on VH1 and Logo.

FYI: Rita is wearing an Ashi Studio outfit, Brian Atwood shoes, Stefere Jewelry earrings, and rings by Hueb and Kallati. Samira is wearing Brumani earrings and Le Vian rings. Alyssa is wearing jewelry by Loree Rodkin and Jared Lehr.

20+ pictures inside of the ladies arriving at the event…More Here! »

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