Daily Archives: July 18, 2018

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Black-Owned Cosmetics Line, Pat Mcgrath Labs, Said To Surpass Kylie Jenner’s In Valuation


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Black-owned makeup line Pat McGrath Labs recently secured a $60 million deal from New York-based investment firm Eurazeo Brands, with beauty industry insiders speculating that its valuation has been raised to $1 billion and surpassing that of Kylie Jenner’s cosmetics company (valued at $800 million), according to a press release from the investment firm. Eurozeo will become minority shareholders in Pat McGrath Labs Continue reading

Common, Issa Rae and Regina Hall Will Star in Film Adaption of Angie Thomas’s ‘The Hate U Give’ Book


Angie Thomas’s bestselling book ‘The Hate U Give’ will be transferred to the big screen this fall. The film will be starring Regina Hall, Common, Issa Rae and Amandla Stenberg as the lead character. The book was applauded for tackling the issue of police brutality and other social issues. “I think the movie, in a lot of ways, will be cathartic, especially for people who are dealing with this every single day. I think this is an experience that will heal in a lot of ways. And it’s going to open more eyes,” Thomas said. The movie trailer debuted during the BET Awards last month. Check it out below