Zendaya Had The Perfect Response To Body Shaming

1. Zendaya: At age 19, she’s way cooler than ANY of us…and she’s probably the only person in the world who can get away with rocking a mullet.

Zendaya: At age 19, she's way cooler than ANY of us...and she's probably the only person in the world who can get away with rocking a mullet.

View this image ›

Larry Busacca / Getty Images

2. With such a rock star attitude, you better BELIEVE she is not going to stay quiet when it comes to shaming one’s appearance — like when she wrote a powerful defense of her hair in response to comments made by Giuliana Rancic.

Jason Merritt / Getty Images

3. So when comedian Julie Klausner started making comments about Zendaya’s appearance during last night’s Kids’ Choice Awards…

7. …you better believe Zendaya was going to hit back HARD, but also with some grace and class. And she didn’t disappoint!

9. A bunch of other badass ladies came to Zendaya’s defense, like Girl Meets World actress Rowan Blanchard…

12. FWIW, Klausner hasn’t apologized for her comments…but did tweet she’ll be “more thoughtful going forward.”

Check out more articles on BuzzFeed.com!

Leave a comment: