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Ava DuVernay

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Ava DuVernay, the Oscar nominated movie director of the movie “Selma”, has been honored with her very on Barbie doll designed in her likeness. The doll, which went on sale today (December 7th) is one of the dolls that was created following Variety magazine’s Power of Women Luncheon earlier this year. Mattel released one-of-kind dolls of a few female celebs including Kristen Chenoweth, Eva Chen and DuVernay. DuVernay’s was so popular the toy company decided to release a doll to be sold in stores. 100% of the dolls proceeds will go to the charities ColorofChange.org and Witness.org. Purchase the doll HERE

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