Tamron Hall chatted with former America's Next Top Model mentor Jay Manuel, who has penned a new novel called The Wig, The Bitch & The Meltdown. The fashion expert shared what made him write the book, saying:
This was inspired by my life in the whole fashion industry and this eccentric world of reality TV and, you know, I wanted it to be a lot of fun. And I used satire specifically because we tend to laugh but also learn more about ourselves, kind of, through humor and that was the concept behind writing this book the way I did.
And I very specifically wanted to look at how the entertainment industry deals with intersectionality and Black women’s identity.
Watch more of the Tamron Hall chat below.