Kerry Washington is still enjoying the success of her hit TV show 'Scandal' and she will soon give birth to her second child. Kerry is the September 2016 cover star of InStyle magazine which was shot by Thomas Whiteside. On the cover, Kerry looks pretty wearing a VICTORIA BECKHAM FALL 2016 dress. In the issue, she talks why she doesn't follow anyone on social media & taking a break from it, being pregnant and more. Continue below to read some excerpts from her interview. For more on Kerry's feature, visit InStyle.com and pick up a copy on newsstand on August 12th.
It's the Jay Z in me. I started to feel overwhelmed, like there was too much noise. I felt like I had to get back to who Kerry really is. I started to feel overwhelmed, like there was too much noise. I felt like I had to get back to who Kerry really is.
On the phenomenon of social media & creating stillness around her:
...That thing that happens in social media where you're comparing your day or your life or your food or your mood or your kids to somebody else's. (Celebrities: They're just like us!) I felt like I needed to create a little more stillness around me.
On being pregnant:
There's something about pregnancy, that willingness to take up more space in the world—that is liberating.