Top Stories

Loving's Ruth Negga & Joel Edgerton Pose for 'Vogue'

Loving's Ruth Negga & Joel Edgerton Pose for 'Vogue'

Loving‘s Ruth Negga and Joel Edgerton pose together in this photo shoot for Vogue magazine’s latest issue.

Here’s what the pair had to share with the mag:

Joel, on Loving‘s message: “A robin’s a robin, a sparrow is a sparrow.. That’s the double beauty of the film. It’s a racial period piece, but it also echoes very loudly today.”

Ruth, on identifying with her character Mildred: “Land and home and community are superimportant. When I was playing her, I tried to imagine I couldn’t go home again because of whom I married. It must have drained the lifeblood from her. When I was a kid in Ireland, there were not very many black people. I was very much like the strange brown thing, intriguing and cute. I didn’t experience racism there. The first time I did was in London. It was that moment that you realize you’re black. A kind of lifting of the veil.”

For more from Ruth and Joel, visit Vogue.com.

Just Jared on Facebook
ruth negga joel edgerton vogue feature 01
ruth negga joel edgerton vogue feature 02
ruth negga joel edgerton vogue feature 03

Credit: Mario Testino/ Vogue
Posted to: Joel Edgerton, Magazine, Ruth Negga

JJ Links Around The Web

Getty
  • Kanye West is not headed to an American Idol reboot - TMZ
  • Liam Payne had a sweet message for his fans after the birth of his son - Gossip Cop
  • Paris Jackson is growing out her armpit hair - Just Jared Jr
  • Nick Viall and Vanessa Grimaldi had another hometown date! - Wetpaint
  • Benedict Cumberbatch just welcomed his second son! - Lainey Gossip
  • Cash Cab is getting a reboot! - The Hollywood Reporter
A Member of Townsquare Entertainment News | Advertise here