Zendaya Talks Returning to Disney, Grammys Mullet & More for Marie Claire Fresh Faces Cover

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Zendaya attends the "Fresh Faces" party, hosted by Marie Claire, celebrating the May issue cover stars on April 11, 2016 in Los Angeles.

Zendaya has been named one of the cover stars of Marie Claire?'s third-annual "Fresh Faces" issue, gracing the magazine as a triple threat with a new blond look.

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She is also joined by Ellie Goulding, Kylie Jenner, Hailey Baldwin and Gugu Mbatha-Raw, who each have their own cover. 

Zendaya discussed that a big reason she returned to the Disney Channel was because she felt there was a lack of diversity on the channel. "To see a black family, to see a young girl with these adorable Afro puffs," she said, "little things like that are so important."

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She also talked about going to the Grammys afterparty with her father and New York Giants player Odell Beckham Jr., explaining that a guy who can "handle" her father the first time is one who's worth her time, and elaborated on her wonderfully infamous mullet.

"I wore a freaking mullet to the Grammys. I felt like I was killing it. And I was. That's all that should matter when you step out."


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