She finally just snagged her first fashion magazine cover with Elle's June issue. The lingering question is, why is this her first cover? Washington has been working in Hollywood for such a long time--she's a hugely accomplished actress and has been nominated for numerous awards.
Washington told Elle that she's "the luckiest broad in Hollywood now. To be the lead actor on Scandal and to be in the highest-earning Tarantino movie--I don't get to ask for more."
We are so lucky to have Washington's face on our newsstands when the issue hits on May 21st but we wish it hadn't inexplicably taken so long for it to get there.
Kerry Washington: 'I'm the luckiest broad in Hollywood now' (Los Angeles Times)
The Weight Those Heels Carry (NY Times)