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The mark of a real household name is the endorsement deal–and with the recent announcement of Freida Pinto’s latest deal with powerhouse cosmetics brand L’Oreal, we thought it’d be apt to countdown five of our favorite beauty spokesmodels:

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1. Liya Kebede for Estee Lauder

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2. Queen Latifah for Cover Girl

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3. Beyonce for L’Oreal

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4. Halle Berry for Revlon

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5. Tyra Banks for Cover Girl

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Queen Latifah alludes to becoming a mother as she talks with the San Francisco Chronicle about how a possible pregnancy would have been written into her role of August Boatwright in the new film The Secret Life of Bees.

“August was just so nurturing and maternal and comfortable in her own skin,” the 38 year-old says of her Bees character. “And that is okay if you’ve got a little one in there and all that love is flowing through your mind. It could be kind of cool.”

The rapper turned actress also promises to keep quiet about her motherhood plans for now. “I will probably be six months pregnant before anyone knows about it and I won’t talk about the baby until after it’s born.”

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Saturday Night Live mocked the recent Vice-Presidential debate in a skit with Queen Latifah playing moderator and author Gwen Ifill, Jason Sudeikis as democratic candidate Joe Biden and Tina Fey reprising her role as Alaskan republican candidate Sarah Palin.

Latifah poked fun at the controversy surrounding Ifill’s impartiality and her upcoming book Breakthrough: Politics and Race in the Age of Obama while Fey referred to Palin’s overuse of the word maverick and the drinking games played in the Alaskan governor’s honor with the hilarious closing line, “oh, and for those Joe Six-Packs out there playing a drinking game at home -maverick.”

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Singing “Baby I Need Your Loving,” 90210 2.0’s Tristan Wilds plays the adorable, nearly perfect and ambitious Zach Taylor in the film adaptation of Sue Monk Kidd’s bestselling novel, The Secret Life of Bees.

In the film, Lily (Dakota Fanning) runs away from her emotionally withdrawn father with her maid and only friend, Rosaleen (Jennifer Hudson). They find solace in the fiercely independent South Carolina home of the Boatwright Sisters (Queen Latifah, Alicia Keys & Sophie Okonedo), who are beekeepers.

Despite their skin color, Lily falls for Zach and eventually finds the secret to her late mother’s past.

The film opens October 17.

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