Critics Come for Gabrielle Union’s ‘Flawless Hair’
While I am sure Gabrielle Union’s new Flawless haircare line has been a huge success since its launch last week, it has not come without a bit of controversy for its creator. Since unveiling the collection via Instagram, Gabrielle has been inundated with complaints from people who think she’s simply trying to make a quick buck from the booming natural hair movement- while not actually wearing her natural hair. Gabby has also been taken to task for her vague use of the phrase “textured hair,” as well as the models she chose to use in the company’s advertisements.
‘Flawless’ by Gabrielle Union
Actress Gabrielle Union is launching her own Flawless haircare line. The 44-year old Being Mary Jane star will unveil Flawless by Gabrielle Union exclusively at Ulta Beauty on April 16th. Gabrielle says she’s been asked to front numerous haircare brands over the years but always declined because she wanted to be “more than just a face.”
Gabrielle Union Cast in ‘The Public’ Film
Per published reports, actress Gabrielle Union has signed on to appear in the upcoming dramedy The Public. Via the Hollywood Reporter, Gabrielle will join a cast that already includes Alec Baldwin, Jena Malone, Che Smith, and Taylor Schilling. Emilio Estevez reportedly penned the script and will also act as the film’s director.
Gabrielle Union Gets Real with Harper’s Bazaar
Actress Gabrielle Union is featured in the latest issue of Harper’s Bazaar magazine. The outspoken star of the hit BET drama, Being Mary Jane, holds little back in her interview with the glossy, openly discussing her disillusionment with American politics, the lukewarm reception of her film The Birth of a Nation, and why now, more than ever, she refuses to be quiet in the face of injustice.
Gabrielle Union Covers Essence Magazine for the Ninth Time
Gabrielle Union is the latest brown sista to land a November magazine cover. In addition to Nicki Minaj covering Maria Claire and Aja Naomi King and Lupita Nyong’o covering Elle, we have Gabby- who for the ninth time- is covering Essence magazine.
First Look: Season 4 of ‘Being Mary Jane’
Gabrielle Union’s popular BET drama, Being Mary Jane, is set to return for its fourth season this coming January. The show has undergone a number of key changes since its season three finale, including the loss of creator and showrunner Mara Brock Akil. Mara abruptly left the show last season and has since signed a multi-year deal to create shows for Warner Brothers Television.
Gabrielle Union Brings Love & Light to Invicta Watches
Actress Gabrielle Union is back and ready to unveil her latest line of Invicta watches. The Being Mary Jane star teamed up with the luxury timepiece maker earlier this year to create an exclusive line of designer watches bearing Gabrielle’s name. The Love & Light Collection has so far released thirty-six designs and will unveil twelve more this week at an exclusive preview being held at the World Trade Center.