Breakthrough star Laura Harrier is a star of V Magazine‘s Fall 2020 Issue cover story, photographed by Inez and Vinoodh. Known for her roles in Netflix show, Hollywood and Spike Lee’s BlacKkKlansman, Harrier talks to Hollywood legend Halle Berry in an intimate interview discussing their bi-racial identities and the adversities Black women actors face.
Discover more after the jump:
Harrier opens up on her life’s mission – to vividly represent Black women on screen. In a gripping conversation with Berry, she gains insight and advice on how to persevere in Hollywood.
I want young black girls to feel seen. Representing young women of color is what I care about most.
– Harrier for V Magazine, on young women of color
It was amazing to be a part of the Black Lives Matter marches — the collective consciousness of people wanting to fight the system, and uplift black people.
– Harrier for V Magazine, on BLM protests
How could Dorothy Dandridge and Lena Horne have had the bravery and foresight? I have so much respect for the women who came before me.
– Harrier for V Magazine, on past trailblazers
Photographers: Inez and Vinoodh
Fashion Stylist: Alex White
Makeup: Fulvia Farolfi
Hair: Lacy Redway
Nails: Gina Edwards
Interview facilitated by: Halle Berry
See more of the V Magazine’s cover shoot + read interview with Laura Harrier on: vmagazine.com