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Dame Judi Dench has officially become the oldest Vogue cover star and the 85-year-old is set to appear on the June edition.
When Dench was asked if she was thinking of possible retirement, she simply said “No, no, no, no. Don’t use that word, Giles. Not in this house. Not in here. Wash your mouth out.”
When asked how she’s coping with the lockdown, she said: “I am sure I feel like everyone else, such unprecedented times are quite hard to comprehend.
Here’s what British Vogue said about Dench’s cover: “Introducing the June 2020 issue of #BritishVogue where Dame Judi Dench, at 85, makes history as the oldest person ever to star on the cover of Vogue. Before the coronavirus pandemic forced the world into lockdown, @GilesHattersley visited her home in deepest Surrey to discuss everything from why retirement is completely out of the question, to how she has become a social media phenomenon – without being on social media herself… the full story in the new issue, on newsstands and available for digital download on Thursday 7 May.
Check out the cover below courtesy of British Vogue’s Instagram: