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GQ South Africa March 2019

GQ South Africa is the first and last word on men's style. With access to some of the world's top photographers and writers, GQ offers professional men content that is entertaining and enlightening. Whether it's fashion, tech, business, Hollywood or investigative journalism, GQ covers it all with intelligence and imagination.

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Conde Nast Independent Magazines Pty Ltd
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no small parts

YOU MIGHT THINK that having a key role in one of the world’s most popular TV shows would give you confidence that would outsize the moon. People know your face, root for your character throughout his entire arc, and eagerly anticipate the next episode, even in a world where time is measured in how many shows we can binge in a weekend. And why wouldn’t you think so? Even in the fictional world of HBO’s Entourage, every successful performance Vincent Chase delivered gave him (and those around him) access to the next level on the search for the next project – and the licence to be arrogant about it.So why wouldn’t the star of another HBO show, this month’s cover star Richard Madden, feel the same? After all,…

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CAYLEIGH BRIGHT WRITER + EDITORAn author, reviewer and books writer, Cayleigh has talked books with Lionel Shriver, Jonathan Franzen, Zakes Mda and Michael Caine for GQ. This month, she headed back to our HQ – where she began her career as an intern some years back – to put a few final touches to this month’s issue. LEANNE BOTHA ART DIRECTORWith more than 11 years of publishing experience, Leanne led last year’s visual rebirth of GQ and GQ Style - with the help of a lot of coffee and a seriously talented team. Though she bids us farewell this month, she will always be a part of the GQ family. (PHOTOGRAPH BY ARTHUR DLAMINI/@DARTPHOTOGRAPHY) ■…

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the hit list

1 The Girl From St. Agnes It’s got a winning formula that the whole world’s currently hooked on: a mysterious death, a hunt for the truth, dark secrets – all in eight bingeable episodes. What’s got us even more intrigued is that the series, set in a prestigious boarding school, is Showmax’s first original drama and was made right here in SA – in Joburg and the KZN Midlands – and features some of our finest actors. Now on Showmax 2 The Magicians Those entranced by this cult fantasy series – dubbed a grown-up, sexually progressive Harry Potter meets The Chronicles of Narnia – will be happy to know that the new season is ready to stream. Season Four continues to follow the students of…

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STYLE Up-to-the minute fashion and  runway news, daily style upgrades and exclusive behind-the-scenes action CULTURE From cars and tech to the latest developments in the worlds of entertainment, business, food and fitness GROOMING Discover the freshest fragrances to try this month, plus essential know-how SOCIAL MEDIA POSTS HAVE BEEN EDITED FOR LENGTH. PHOTOGRAPHS: LUKE KUISIS AND KARL ROGERS ■…

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@GQDOTCOZA @GQSOUTHAFRICA @CayleighBright I spoke to Michael Caine: why he’s hopeful for the post-millennial generation. @lukekuisis @rabada_25 Styled in @gucci for @gqsouthafrica by @rustybeukes @GrantShub Get your issue of GQ: I interview the incomparable @KagisoRabada25 @shirazreddy In 2019 we catch more flights and less feelings #Express2CapeTown ■…

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the ultimate guide to sneaker stardom

MAKE BOLD MOVES Adidas Prophere, R2 599, Shelflife, Adidas Alexander Wang, adidas.co.za , R3 299, Adidas Pharrell Williams Solar HU NMD, R3 999, Shelflife HOW TO style your turn-up with sneakers Sock A pop of colour works wonders, but only if your sneaker is a little more muted. Crop Taper your turn-up and flash a little ankle to give your sneaker the platform to shine. Loose A shorter, looser crop makes for a more relaxed look and feel. Ankle only – no socks. RARE KICKS: AN ILLUSTRATED WISH LIST PRADA CLOUDBURST SNEAKERS R13 600, Prada DOLCE & GABBANA SORRENTO MELT R11 000 FEAR OF GOD X NIKE AIR SKYLON II R1 799, Shelflife ADIDAS ERIC EMANUEL…