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She’s a minority herself & without “this whole minorities in Hollywood thing.” she would not have a career… I mean, If you call playing the same character in the majority of your roles a career. If any thing she may benefit from “this whole minorities in Hollywood thing.”  especially since she’s clearly being typecast as the fiery latina. This is just another example of how one does not need to be white to further perpetrate white supremacy.

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BEHIND THE SWIM SPECIAL: MARTHA HUNT

This North Carolina native has been gracing our catalogues and windows for the past few seasons—and the past few Victoria’s Secret Fashion Shows—and now you’ll get to see a new side of her on our upcoming Swim Special. We asked Martha Hunt a few questions about her beach style and more.

Lie in the sand’ or ‘splash in the waves’ kind of girl?

Splash in the waves!

Beach braid or beach waves?

Beach waves.

Poolside or seaside?

Seaside.

Ice cream, coconut or popsicle?

Coconut. Especially piña colada. Better yet, piña colada in a coconut!

How old were you when you learned to swim?

Five

Favorite beach memory?

Having a New Year’s bonfire in Mexico.

Surf’s up! Ever had a major wipeout?

Yes, I’ve been bruised up while surfing.

Favorite beach sport?

Paddle ball.

You’re on a boat. What’s your jam?

“Champagne Toast” by Blood Orange

What’s in your beach bag?

Sarong, sunglasses, sandals, sunscreen & a really good book.

Your go-to sunbathing suit?

Strapless bandeau top.

Your perfect bonfire look?

Bikini top & denim shorts.

See Martha in action and learn what’s it’s like behind the scenes on one of our swim shoots on the Victoria’s Secret Swim Special, airing February 26, 10/9c on CBS. Can’t wait? Shop looks from the show now.