Let’s be honest: I judge magazines by their exteriors. My periodical purchases are based solely on who is gracing the cover that month. Surprisingly, though, the candidate pool is small (how many different magazine covers do Scarlett Johansson or Bradley Cooper need to be on?).
I know, I know, publishers want someone bankable on their cover so people rush to the newsstands. Trust me, I should know: I currently own at least ten different issues with Michael Fassbender on the cover. But why don’t we switch it up and let some other stars have a chance? So here’s who I think should appear on more magazine covers (international editions and group covers notwithstanding):
It’s really a shock that he’s never been on a magazine cover yet, because seriously. Let’s hope that’s remedied with his two movies this year (and, of course, Parks & Recreation).
Everyone’s favorite award season fashion star, it’s a shame that Lupita just made her first solo cover this week for New York. Someone who can pull off that red cape dress from the Golden Globes merits much more.
Nadia Chaudhury met Coach this weekend and can now die happy.