Come all the way through Regina King! We are so here for her new cover for ESSENCE’s art issue. The Oscar Award-winner and Watchmen star is serving all the hair goddess vibes we could want.
From a structured afro bob to voluminous kinky curls, she teamed with her go-to hairstylist Larry Sims to give us pure hair life. She is also draped in all sorts of fashion art, including florals, prints, and retro-patterned looks, styled by her Wayman Bannerman and Micah McDonald and soft beauty beats by Latrice Johnson.
Inside, she talks about her new HBO series, being a boss in Hollywood and new projects – including her first-look deal with Netflix and her directorial debut with One Night in Miami.
“It’s a love letter to Black men,” says King.
Click through to check out the full spread lensed by JD Barnes.