Black-ish Star Receives College Recommendation Letter From Michelle Obama

Yara Shahidi has a lot going for her. In addition to her extremely successful role in the series Black-ish, and the new pilot that will be a spin off featuring her Black-ish character, it looks like she's heading to college!

The Black-ish star just received the personal endorsement of a lifetime. Her college recommendation letter was submitted by none other than former First Lady, Michelle Obama!

Yara Shahidi said her college applications got a "boost" with the recommendation letter from Michelle. Yara said that Michelle is "very amazing and such a supporter, which is something very surreal to say.”


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