Caribbean Starpower: Kerry Washington

 The list of stars with Caribbean heritage is long – much longer than you might expect. With so much beauty and diversity found across the islands, it’s only to be expected that some of the most talented and influential stars in the world have (and proudly acknowledge) Caribbean roots. 

Kerry Washington

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Photo as seen in The Edit Magazine.

 

Kerry Washington‘s grandparents on her mother’s side were Jamaican. She cites their Jamaican heritage for her strong work ethic and has said it’s a huge part of who she is.