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VoiceGrande alleges fashion retailer used ‘uncanny’ likeness in its branding after she had declined to enter into partnership
Ariana Grande sues Forever 21 for $10m over using lookalike model
Ariana Grande is suing Forever 21 for at least $10m (£8.2m) in damages for alleging they used her likeness in a branding campaign designed to “suggest to the viewing public” an affiliation between the pop star and the American fashion retailer.
The lawsuit states that Forever 21 asked Grande to partner with the brand in late 2018 but she declined. Lawyers for Grande allege that Forever 21 subsequently plagiarised imagery from the video for Grande’s single 7 Rings, released in January, for an advertising campaign.

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