Nick Robinson by Hedi Slimane for HERO 19, out today
Film+TV | 3 April 2018
Photography Hedi Slimane

HERO 19 cover – Nick Robinson by Hedi Slimane

Hedi Slimane shoots actor Nick Robinson, star of groundbreaking film Love, Simon out this month for the cover of our latest issue out today.


“I think that a movie like this, it’s broadness and bubble-gum-ness, is quietly subversive.” Robinson says of Love, Simon. “The mainstream nature of this movie is what makes it radical.”

Nick Robinson by Hedi Slimane for the cover of HERO 19

Also in the issue, out today

Over 300 pages of testosterone-filled, adrenaline-drenched shoots and interviews.

Including the global exclusive of Givenchy’s FW18 collection, shot in Paris just hours after the show last month.

The New Jersey Hitmen are the state’s fiercest ice hockey team, Danielle Levitt and Gary Armstrong shoot them docu-style on their home rink.

Music icons Elias Bender Rønnenfelt (Iceage) and Jennifer Herrema talk about loving Barry Manilow, and LA-based punk band Dumb Fucks take no prisoners; they bring 100% all the time. Harry Eelman shoots them over a series of blood-doused gigs.

South Korean indie-sensation Hyukoh give us a taste of their raw power and Isabel Marant walks us through her first menswear collection. Artist Sue Tilley shows us her illustrations for Fendi’s SS18 collection, plus instagram bodybuilder Thomas Koon cranks on the pounds as we visit his home gym in Florida.

Also actors to watch: Alex Wolff, Algee Smith, Kelvin Harrison Jr., Skyler Gisondo, Cameron Boyce and Nicholas Hamilton.

With shoots from Jack Pierson, Hedi Slimane, Albert Watson, and more.


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