13 Celebrities Who Are Making Pop Culture More Innovative, Inclusive and Interesting

Adweek looks at the year's high-profile creative icons

Actress, producer and screenwriter Lena Waithe created Showtime’s The Chi. Getty Images

High-wattage celebrities are plentiful, but only a small number make the cut each year in Adweek’s Creative 100, where we honor the actors, musicians and iconic personalities who bring multiple talents and bold perspectives to everything they do. Below, you’ll find this year’s selections, many of whom have used their considerable pop-culture platforms to create and celebrate a bigger, more inclusive world.

This story first appeared in the June 11, 2018, issue of Adweek magazine. Click here to subscribe.
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