“Scandal” superstar Kerry Washington graces the newest cover of Net-a-Porter’s “The Edit” serving us fabulousity. Lensed by photographer Bjorn Iooss, the actress is pictured in a white Isabel Marant fringed jacket accessorised with earrings by Jennifer Meye.
In the accompanying interview, the ABC star talks about “Scandal” – obviously – how during each episode, she tweets live with all of her “gladiators” to discuss what’s currently happening on the show, how her husband, former NFL player Nnamdi Asomugha feels about her on-screen love interests and more.
On Olivia Pope
“I love her. To me she’s like family, and with family, it doesn’t matter if you like them or not, you love them no matter what. I don’t always agree with her choices, but I have a lot of compassion for them.”
If she weren’t and actress…
“I would be involved in politics, but I would probably be teaching. It’s what my mother did, so it’s in my blood. My mother is so badass. I watched her get her doctorate when I was a little girl: she got that around the same time that I graduated from kindergarten so we both had caps and gowns. I grew up with a belief in the importance of a woman’s mind and that has been a real gift for me.”
Read the full interview here.