Violett Beane

words | Taylor Guthrie

Apparent in her daily mantra - the beauty is in the journey, our gorgeous Texas Native cover, Violett Beane truly has a zest for life.  We are obsessed with her, and after sitting down and getting to know her better, we fell even more in love.

These days Violett is super busy as the red leather clad speedster, superhero Jesse Quick in The CW series of the DC Comics ‘The Flash’. She loves portraying this character and thinks she’s a great hero because “Jesse has a lot of heart which I can relate to. She cares deeply about her family and friends which ends up being both her strength and her weakness. She's always there to protect people, but to be a hero, you have to walk a line between justice and mercy and sometimes Jesse's empathy can affect her judgment.” Along with the television series, Violett recently finished shooting the powerful documentary, Tower (executive produced by Luke Wilson and Meredith Vieira) which depicts the UT shooting in 1966-the first mass school shooting in America’s history. She portrayed Claire Wilson, who was eight months pregnant during the shooting and lost her baby and boyfriend on that tragic day. "Being able to play Claire was an amazing experience because she gave me such a different outlook on life-- one filled with positivity and reparation,” according to Violett...

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