Variety’s Best Photos of 2020: BTS, Harry Styles, Taylor Swift and more!

Despite the challenges of producing in-person photoshoots during the COVID-19 pandemic, Variety still managed to pair award-winning photographers with the year’s biggest names in entertainment.

Photos: Variety Magazine

Despite the challenges of producing in-person photoshoots during the COVID-19 pandemic, Variety still managed to pair award-winning photographers with the year’s biggest names in entertainment.

For its year-ender, Variety gathered together their Best Photos of 2020.

Despite the challenges of producing in-person photoshoots during the COVID-19 pandemic, Variety still managed to pair award-winning photographers with the year’s biggest names in entertainment. 

Here are the chosen photos:

Harry Styles
Photographed by Parker Woods for December 2, 2020 cover story “This Charming Man: Why We’re Wild About Harry Styles”

Taylor Swift
Photographed by Mary Ellen Matthews for January 21, 2020 covery story “Taylor Swift: No Longer ‘Polite at All Costs’”

John Legend
Photographed by Ramona Rosales for August 11, 2020 cover story “John Legend, Variety’s Music Mogul of the Year: Big Business, Bigger Love”

Halle Berry
Photographed by Cliff Watts for September 9, 2020 cover story “How Halle Berry Fought Her Way to the Director’s Chair”

BTS
Photographed by Hong Jang Hyun for September 30, 2020 cover story “How BTS and Its ARMY Could Change the Music Industry”

The Weeknd
Photographed by Pari Dukovic for our April 8, 2020 cover story “The Weeknd Opens Up About His Past, Turning 30 and Getting Vulnerable on ‘After Hours’”

Janelle Monáe
Photographed by Sophy Holland for our annual Power of Women issue, “Janelle Monáe: The Interracial Queer Relationship in ‘Homecoming’ Is ‘The Representation We Need’ Now” 

Cate Blanchett
Photographed by Sophy Holland for our annual Power of Women issue: “Cate Blanchett’s Passion Project: Bringing Awareness to Refugees at Risk of COVID-19”

Patti LuPone
Photographed by Sophy Holland for our annual Power of Women issue: “Patti LuPone: ‘The Country Is Doomed’ Because of Donald Trump”

Mark Ruffalo
Photograhed by Thomas Loof and Pernille Loof for April 15 cover story “From the Hulk to HBO, Mark Ruffalo Re-Assembles as a Producer.”

Spike Lee
Photographed by Quil Lemons for our October 7, 2020 cover story “Spike Lee on Chadwick Boseman, Donald Trump and How Black and Brown People Rescued New York”

Lil Nas X
Photographed by Ryan Pfluger for January 22, 2020 cover story “Lil Nas X’s Wild Ride From Obscurity to Grammy Nominee”

Gabrielle Union
Photographed by Melodie McDaniel for our May 27, 2020 cover story “Gabrielle Union Breaks Silence on ‘America’s Got Talent,’ Works Toward a More Inclusive Hollywood”

Cara Delevingne
Photographed by Beau Grealy for June 3, 2020 cover story “Cara Delevingne on Her Pansexual Identity, Singing With Fiona Apple and What Pride Means to Her”

Patrick Stewart
Photographed by Marco Grob for Jan 8, 2020 cover story, “‘Star Trek: Picard’: Patrick Stewart on Why He Returned to the Final Frontier.”

Carey Mulligan and Emerald Fennell
Photographed by Zoe McConnell for December 9, 2020 cover story “‘Promising Young Woman’: How Carey Mulligan and Emerald Fennell Made the Most Audacious, Feminist Movie of the Year”

Kerry Washington
Photographed by Andrew Eccles for Feb 18, 2020 cover story “With ‘Little Fires Everywhere,’ Kerry Washington Is Ready to Be Heard”

Megan Thee Stallion
Photographed by Orin Fleurimont for annual Power of Young Hollywood issue.: “Why Megan Thee Stallion Isn’t Slowing Down — or Backing Down”

Pedro Pascal
Photographed by Beau Grealy for October 14 cover story “Pedro Pascal on Fame and ‘The Mandalorian’: ‘Can We Cut the S— and Talk About the Child?'”

Tyler Perry
Photographed by AB+DM for October 21, 2020 cover story “Man of Action: Tyler Perry on Producing During the Pandemic and Why He’s Weighing in on Politics”

Andre Braugher
Photographed by Gioncarlo Valentine for September 16, 2020 cover story “Andre Braugher Reexamines His Cop Roles and Urges ‘Brooklyn Nine-Nine’ to Rise to the Moment”

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