Activist, actor, and musician, Jussie Smollett recently sat down with Heed Magazine’s guest interviewer, “Sassy” Bermudez for our Fall cover feature. The “Empire” star discussed his role in the the highly anticipated film “Marshall”, opening up about his boundless ambitions in the industry, and his continued efforts to use his platform in tackling social injustices.

You can catch Jussie’s Cover Story in Heed’s Fall issue available on today!


Photography by Dwayne M. Campbell @dmcfotonyc
Lead Stylist Latasha Henderson-Robinson & Co-Stylist Dennis Robinson @vonraydesigns
Interview by Sassy Bermudez @a.sassy.nation 
Story by Kweta Henry @kwetahenry  
Grooming by Cassandra Johnson @cassij_mua
Videography & Edit by Jorge Salinas @drenology
Styling Assistants Tyshawn Brown & Cecilia Silva 
Video Production and BTS  Brian Dailey @bdaileyphotography & Joshua Woods  @howdopeishe