Stunning actress Lupita Nyong’o is the cover star of PORTER magazine’s Desire issue, posing in a red hot Gucci dress.

Photographed by Mario Sorrenti, Lupita Nyong’o reflects on driving change in Hollywood and redressing beauty standards for people of color, as she models the bold silhouettes of the forthcoming FW18 collections. She also talks about empowering women, and why no one should dare touch her hair.

The new issue also speaks about empowering women with fashion force Donatella Versace, love tales with Arizona Muse, and what to expect when entering a marriage today with Hollywood’s most in-demand divorce lawyer, Laura Wasser.

Read her interview here.

See more photos of the editorial below.

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Editor-in-Chief: @lucy_yeomans