Introducing “Covers in Color,” a luminous round-up of the best and brightest entertainers and influencers of color that grace the covers of your favorite magazines.
Fresh off of fashion month and only a few months into the year, 2016 is proving to be takeover time for many of your favorite established and up-and-coming women of color. Major publications such as Vogue, W, and InStyle are embracing these women in the grandest of ways, even enhancing and celebrating them in their natural states. From Beyoncé to Zendaya, find these colorful covers filled with stand out high fashion moments below.
Most recently, ELLE revealed it’s April 2016 cover which features Kerry Washington. The prime time starlet talked about her role in Scandal, motherhood, and playing attorney and academic Anita Hill for an upcoming HBO biopic, which she is executive producing.
“This moment was so important because it created a language around women being able to protect themselves. The behavior that Anita Hill described was going on in a lot of offices throughout the country, and most people didn’t think they were doing anything wrong,” she told ELLE on playing Anita Hill.
Check out more covers featuring amazing women of color below!