Justin Timberlake for GQ US December 2013
Justin Timberlake graces the cover of GQ's 18th annual Men of the Year issue — but he's not alone. Timberlake joins Matthew McConaughey, Kendrick Lamar, Will Ferrell and the late James Gandolfini, who also are named Men of the Year. Each has a separate cover.
Here are some highlights of his interview:
On growing up in Memphis and responding to his critics: “It’s a struggling city with a defeatist attitude. I’m from this town, and I grew up with a little bit of a chip on my shoulder, so sometimes I find it funny that I’ve been able to acquire the patience it takes to be kind to people in our business. Because sometimes I just want to (expletive) kill everybody.”
Read more of the interview.• 12 November 2013