“There was an unspoken rule in entertainment that if you had muscles, you couldn’t be funny. You were supposed to be dumpy or hard. What I wanted to do with my characters was turn masculinity on its ear. I think it’s opened things up for a lot of big guys who really just want to show a softer or funnier side. You can go be yourself. I’ve always been that guy!”

Terry Crews for Sharp Magazine

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Styling by Dolly Pratt
Grooming by Olivia Fischa
Clothing by Nana Boateng for @amennamen

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