December 2023 heralds a striking transformation for Malin Åkerman, gracing the digital cover of Vogue Scandinavia with an allure that shines as brightly as her attire. Photographed by Linus Morales in a backdrop that is distinctly urban, Åkerman presents a dazzling juxtaposition of strength and elegance.
Malin Åkerman – Vogue Scandinavia – 2023 Photoshoot
Adorned in a silver coat from BOSS, her dramatic red lip color adds a bold statement to the ensemble. The styling by Maria Barsoum sees Åkerman showcasing an array of designs from high-end fashion powerhouses like Prada, Hermès, and Isabel Marant. The collection ranges from sparkling dresses to a sleek fusion of vests and pants.
In this cover story, Åkerman embodies the spirit of reinvention. As she steps into her 40s, Åkerman describes it as the best era of her life. It’s a period of authenticity and self-discovery. The story’s theme resonates with her current life stage, where she is gearing up for a new chapter.
This transformation is artistically mirrored in her latest project. The family flick “Ett Sista Race,” blends racing and mayhem in an exhilarating narrative. The setting of the photoshoot, an underground garage in Stockholm, seamlessly ties into Åkerman’s new journey. She is styled in leather jackets and biker-inspired fashion.
Åkerman’s connection to her roots forms a crucial part of her narrative. Despite her LA lifestyle, she deeply respects Swedish traditions, a sentiment that intensifies whenever she returns to her birthplace.
Photographer: Linus Morales
Words by: Clare McInerney
Stylist: Maria Barsoum
Hair Stylist: Karolina Liedberg
Makeup Artist: Sara Eriksson
Photographer Assistant: Julius Bohlin
Stylist Assistant: Amelie Langenskiöld
Production: Rebecka Thorén
Production Assistant: Emma Glennow