dfdr-thor asked: How long did it take to put on all the green makeup?
Zoe Saldana: Four to five hours a day. It was O.K. because Dave [Bautista] would take longer. Then they would have to bring in Dave and Karen [Gillan] earlier than me… At four in the morning… I was so grumpy. I wouldn’t even speak English [speaks Spanish].
By Bobbi Brown, Editor in Chief of Yahoo Beauty
I believe that true beauty comes from within. I’ve always said that beauty is more than makeup. It’s about how you take care of yourself, what you eat and drink, and what you do to celebrate your individuality. Today, I’m excited to debut Yahoo…
"The kind of beauty I want most is the hard-to-get kind that comes from within — strength, courage, dignity." — Ruby Dee
The actress, activist, Kennedy Center honoree and National Medal of the Arts recipient has died. http://yhoo.it/1mNITtE
American author and poet Maya Angelou, an eloquent commentator on race and gender best known for her groundbreaking autobiography “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings,” has died at age 86 in North Carolina. See more of her quotes and read about her life.
RIP Maya Angelou.
Dallas artist Willie Baronet has been buying and collecting homeless signs for more than 20 years. In July he plans to travel across the U.S. to buy more signs for his art projects and to raise awareness about homelessness. Read his story.
#ICYMI: On Friday I interviewed Nigerian Finance Minister Ngozi Okonjo-Iweala live from Abuja about the recent kidnappings and what’s being done to save the nearly 300 schoolgirls who were abducted by Boko Haram militants. I also spoke with New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof, Nigerian human rights leader Hafsat Abiola and Ramaa Mosley, a filmmaker and mother from California who helped #BringBackOurGirls go viral. Watch the full interview and clips here.
Kicked off summer early! Sneak peek at the limited edition Mossimo ‘14 collection for targetstyle with art by Jeff Canham. In stores and online May 11.
Photos, from top to bottom:
1. Cute, cute, cute pieces from the collection (in GIF form)
2. Jeff Canham
3. Surf, swim, and be merry
4. Towels and beach bags with art by Jeff Canham
5. Surf lessons!
6. The view in Malibu
#bringbackourgirls - It’s the hashtag heard around the world.
Millions have expressed outrage and concern as nearly 300 girls are still in the hands of the terrorist group Boko Haram in Nigeria. Join Yahoo Global News Anchor Katie Couric for a special live conversation about the crisis on Friday, May 9, at 11:30amET.
Katie will talk to New York Times columnist Nicholas Kristof who called for an international effort to rescue the girls in his most recent column, and Nigerian human rights leader Hafsat Abiola.
What do you want to know about this story, what questions would you ask Katie’s guests? Have you shared a photo of yourself with #bringbackourgirls, like so many others have around the world?
Submit your thoughts and photos here.
A little lens flare to accompany Sarah Jessica Parker in Oscar de la Renta on the Met Gala red carpet.