Actress Kerry Washington is featured in the February 2012 issue of DETAILS Magazine. The 34 year-old spoke about her upcoming movie and T.V. projects, as well as where she got her chameleon acting abilities from.
ON FANS KNOWING HER FROM CERTAIN MOVIES:
If it’s a teenage guy? “You’re the blind girl from Fantastic Four!” A European? “It’s always The Last King of Scotland.” A lesbian? “She Hate Me!”—for its Sapphic sex scene, of course. The one performance that everyone recognizes her for is the long-suffering wife in Ray. “That’s the wild card in Uno,” she says with a laugh.
ON HER CHARACTER IN THE UPCOMING T.V. SERIES, SCANDAL:
As a black woman holding her own in the halls of power, the character (based on the PR guru who advised Monica Lewinsky, Michael Vick, and Wesley Snipes) offers an unexpected look at race and gender in the 21st century. “I’m really fascinated with how people become who they are,” says Washington…
The ABC series, Scandal will premiere later this year. Check out the full article on DETAILS.COM