Congratulations are in order! Actress, Storm Reid has recently been announced as the new face of the popular drugstore beauty brand, Maybelline!
The A Wrinkle In Time star will be part of the brand’s new innovation for their Fit Me franchise. In addition, she will lend a voice in the brand’s mental health initative, ‘Brave Together.’
In a recent interview with Essence, Reid shared why this partnership means so much to her stating, “As a young Black girl, I won’t just be ‘the face’ of something. I’ll be able to implement ideas, I’ll be respected. So yes, even though I do have access to tons of different things, whether that’s makeup brands or not, I’m a purpose-driven person. And that’s whether I’m working with [a] brand or jumping on a project as an actress or producer, it has to mean something. It has to not only impact me but impact audiences.”
Reid is indeed booked and busy this year. She will star in the upcoming films The Suicide Squad and One Way, In addition, she will appear in the second season of HBO’s series, Euphoria.