Kerry Washington Dismayed AdWeek Cover Scandal Overshadows Article
Kerry Washington felt compelled to speak out about her digitally-altered AdWeek cover shoot because she knew fans would be shocked by the edited image. The Scandal star found herself at the center of controversy on Monday after the magazine’s TV writer tweeted out the photo of Washington on the cover for the first time. Followers were quick to notice the actress looked different than normal, with critics specifically noting a possibly altered forehead and hairline.
On Tuesday, Washington responded to the accusations with an open letter to the editors of the magazine, admitting she was “taken aback” by the picture featured on the cover. She explained it wasn’t the use of Photoshop which bothered her, it was the sheer extent of digital adjustments which completely changed the look of her face.