Emmy-nominated actress Laverne Cox is one of several brave women appearing in the latest music video from crooner John Legend.
The video for “You & I” is slightly reminiscent of Christina Aguilera’s “Beautiful“, an ode to self-acceptance and learning to embrace the “perfect imperfections” vilified by mainstream media.
It features a wide range of diverse women from all walks of life, looking into the mirror and reacting to the image they see. Among them, a pregnant woman, a young girl with Down’s Syndrome, and a sobbing woman examining the scars of a double mastectomy.
Check it out below: