Michelle Obama Covers MORE Magazine X Kerry Washington Covers ESSENCE
The First Lady of the United States, Michelle Obama, is on this month’s cover of MORE Magazine flashing her megawatt smile. In the issue, Mrs. Obama talks about growing up in Chicago’s working class, attending Princeton, and her mentoring program in the White House.
Actress and philanthropist Kerry Washington looks white hot on the cover of ESSENCE Magazine’s March issue. The “Black Women in Hollywood” honoree is the star of a new drama on ABC called “Scandal,” created by producer Shonda Rhimes (Grey’s Anatomy and Private Practice). Washington will be the first Black actress to play a lead role in a TV series.
“I think it’s a really special to be a woman of color in this business,” says Kerry. “The landscape of who has the power is changing. We are in more influential positions and are able to have a say in the stories that are told. I feel very lucky to be in the business now…”
Check out the trailer for Kerry’s new show: