Samira Wiley is celebrating Pleasure in type.
The “Handmaid’s Story” actress, 32, posed for Nylon’s new Pleasure difficulty sporting a dramatic purple maxi skirt and matching bra high full with braided “nipples” by Shanel, together with seen armpit hair.
Photographed by Kate Owen, Wiley additionally fashions a dramatic black Max Mara cape, deconstructed Monse blazer gown and a large gold sculpted Sterling King collar within the photographs.
And within the accompanying cowl story, she discusses how taking part in lesbian characters (Poussey on “Orange Is the New Black,” and Moira on “Handmaid’s”) components into her mission to additional queer illustration in tv.
“On the finish of the day, I wish to inform tales that I consider in and that I consider are inventive. It’s nice. I’m very flattered by it,” Wiley defined. “Loads of it, in all probability nearly all of it, is like, ‘Samira is homosexual, she will be able to play this.’ I don’t know. I’m nearly girls and queer girls opening the door. Maintain opening the door.”
Wiley is married to author Lauren Morelli, whom she met on the set of “OITNB.”