#TBT: Watch One Woman Recreate Hairstyles From Iconic Black Films
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What do Halle Berry, Queen Latifah, Lauren London and Vanessa Bell Calloway all have in common? Besides established and celebrated acting careers, these Black beauties have sported hairstyles that are synonymous with a specific character they’ve played.

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We love seeing these looks recreated for special occasions like Halloween, but who says you can’t rock any of them with a modern twist just because?

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If that’s the case, you’re sure to get a kick out of Mayvenn’s latest video, which pays homage to Black classics like Waiting To Exhale and B*A*P*S by putting a new spin on the hairstyles we’ve grown to love. 

From Nisi’s over-the-top blonde mane (B*A*P*S.) to New New’s laid ponytail (ATL) and of course, the epic royal tresses of Prince Hakeem’s bride-to-be (Coming To America), you have to watch…even if it’s just for the nostalgia.

And remember: Mayvenn’s bundles are a must if you want a new do for the New Year. Press play (above) to see the throwback tresses we’ll never forget.