Scandal’s star Kerry Washington will grace the cover of Essence Magazine. Inside the issue, Kerry talks about her new marriage, what’s next for Olivia Pope, Olivia Pope’s sense of style, and what it would be like to have a Girl’s Night Out for Olivia.
On her hit show Scandal:
People are sitting on their couches and they’re in a relationship with us. When people come up to me, they’re saying, ‘What are you going to do next week?’
Read more of the interview after the jump
On Olivia Pope vs. Kerry Washington fashion:
Olivia has three [fashion] modes: Work Olivia, Black-Tie Gala Olivia and At Home Olivia… My fashion is more eclectic: There’s Going to Work Kerry, which is gym clothes and Nike kicks. That’s the Bronx girl. There’s also Red Carpet Kerry and Out to Dinner With Friends Kerry.
On a Girl’s Night Out for Olivia:
…it would involve a lot of wine.” For her, “I drink maybe twice a year. I would be with my three best friends from high school or my girlfriends from the show.