G98.7FM Entertainment News
Olympic gymnast Gabby Douglas was recently honoured by Toy company Mattel with a barbie doll made in her likeness.
Mattel unveiled the doll on Monday in celebration Douglas’ groundbreaking efforts after she became the first woman of color to win the individual all-around competition at the 2012 Olympic Games!
The 2016 Rio Olympic hopeful’s doll is part of the ‘Shero’ line that focuses on female heroes who inspire girls by breaking boundaries.
The line also includes the likenesses of Misty Copeland, Ava DuVernay, Emmy Rossum, Eva Chen, Trisha Yearwood and Zendaya.