Yara Shahidi Talks About College Dreams And Much Anticipated Spin-Off

Yara Shahidi, star of ABC’s “Black-ish,” spoke with BUILD about her spin-off, college plans and a few things that make Yara so unique.

The actress talked to Jacques Morel for AOL’s Build Series about the spin-off, we are all secretly hoping reminds us of “A Different World” either way we will be tuning in to see what current topics they discuss in a college setting, with an African-American Woman.

Yara Talked About We Can Expect.

“One thing that I had noticed in reading the script is that … while she is a young black girl in this political climate, she does have the privilege of being socioeconomically well-off,” she said. “College, at least for Zoey, is no longer a factor she can hide under or hide with. And so we’re no longer talking about race but the intersection of race and gender and sexuality and the intersection of race and politics. And she finally has to kind of deal on her own.”

Though production recently filmed the pilot, as mentioned during the interview, the network has yet to release many details about the show, including the name. Huffington Post

She still has not confirmed which school she will be attending but we can rest assure that this young woman will make the best decision for her!

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