Zoé Saldana

Diversity Begets Diversity In Film And Television

D.K. Latta | Posted 03.21.2016 | Canada TV
D.K. Latta

The point is: when people resist more open casting, in a lot of cases they don't really think they have any particular prejudice. They are acting upon a vague feeling. It feels "right" to them to have a white man as the hero because those are the heroes they grew up with, that inspired them to then create their own stories. It feels "normal." Until someone comes along, challenges that norm -- and they realize, 'Hey, this works, too!'

Why The Outrage Over The Nina Simone Biopic Has Nothing To Do With Zoe Saldana

Angelyn Francis | Posted 03.09.2016 | Canada Living
Angelyn Francis

By casting someone who looks so unlike Simone, but has whiter, more favoured features erases her in her own movie. That just doesn't make sense. It's not as though Saldana can't make her best efforts as an actress to try to try and put herself if Simone's dark skin and embody her character, but why is she needed to do that when there are so many other actresses who have lived this life themselves.

I've Discovered My Own Definition Of Blackness

Collette Gee | Posted 03.04.2016 | Canada Living
Collette Gee

If being Black represents strength and a great history of kings and queens (and therefore feeds my personal identity), why then does everything I tell myself about being Black seem more like a story that I tell myself so that I can deal with the actuality of being Black? I grew up around Black people who told other Black people, and who learned from non-Black people, that being Black was ugly.

Zoe Saldana Says Her Husband Insisted On Taking Her Last Name

The Huffington Post Canada | Joy D'Souza | Posted 06.11.2015 | Canada Living

Zoe Saldana's husband Marc is the latest celebrity to take on his wife's last name. The Guardians of the Galaxy star reveals in the July issue of I...

Zoe Saldana's InStyle Cover Is Summer Perfection

The Huffington Post Canada | Julia Brucculieri | Posted 06.09.2015 | Canada Style

The 36-year-old actress and mother-of-two looks absolutely radiant.

What In The World Is Zoe Saldana Wearing??

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 07.22.2013 | Canada Style

Hollywood beauty Zoe Saldana is known for taking fashion risks but at the 2013 San Diego Comic-Con, the "Star Trek Into Darkness" star journeyed where...

Zoe Saldana's Cannes Gown A Fashion Flop

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 05.21.2013 | Canada Style

Zoe Saldana is known for her avant garde style but the petite celeb took a step backwards at Cannes 2013. The "Star Trek Into Darkness" actress cha...

'Star Trek' Beauties Look Out Of This World

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 04.30.2013 | Canada Style

Set your phasers to stun! "Star Trek Into Darkness" stars Zoe Saldana and Alice Eve boldly go where very few actresses have gone before, not in a s...