IT WAS THE SYMBOL OF BEAUTY FOR A PERIOD, BUT IT PAID THE PRICE
All this aside, there is a description about her that has been circulating for generations: Legendary beauty! In the heyday of her youth and career, she became the symbol of beauty. With her blue eyes and dark hair, she has been the recipe for beauty for several decades. But it seems she also paid the price for her career and unmatched beauty. Just like many of his famous colleagues in Hollywood. At her young age, she was harassed by an adult who was nice to her, who at first glance looked as if she was arming herself. He also revealed for the first time details that he had kept to himself all his life.
SOMEONE KNOW HAS HARASSED HIM: In the documentary, Shields told for the first time the horrific experience she had in her 20s.
This person we are talking about is the famous actress who gave birth to the term “beautiful like Brooke Shields”, which was once used for women with blue eyes and dark hair. So Brooke Shields herself… Having two daughters from her marriage with producer Chris Henchy, Shields has been at the top of the agenda lately. The reason for this is the documentary called Pretty Baby, directed by Lana Wilson, about her life.
The documentary, which discusses Shields’ life, important turns in her professional life and how her beauty has turned into a symbol of sexuality in the industry, is the first Sundance documentary. Film He appeared before the audience at the festival. It was in that documentary that Shields described the abuse she suffered in her early 20s in such detail for the first time. As for the most striking detail on this subject… The person who realized that terrible event that Shiels describes with tears in his eyes is someone he knows and knows as a friend.
BACK TO THE JOB WAS PAINFUL: This terrible thing happened to Shields when she decided to return to her job, after taking a break from college.
Brooke Shields, while describing this bad memory of her life, started her words by saying, “This is the first time I’m telling you what happened.” Then she put into words the worst experience of her teenage years. According to Shields, the actor was preparing to return to his career when it happened. Shields, who appeared in front of the camera as a young child, was 12 years old when she acted in the movie Pretty Baby, which also gave its name to the documentary. Then he appeared in front of the camera in a few more films and put his education at the forefront. Attending Princeton University, Shields decided to return to her career after graduating. It was his first attempt at this that was literally shocking for him.
THE WORK MEAL HAS SHOULD BEEN SHAPED: The abuser had always been very nice to her, according to Shields.
According to Brooke Shields in the documentary, a movie was being shot at that time and the producers had taken that into consideration as well. Then Shields met with a director. She was in her early 20s when this happened, and she thought the meeting was a job interview. Shields said of that meeting, “food we ate. I thought this was a job interview. I had met that person before and he was always good to me,” he said.
That dinner, which he thought was a business meeting, suddenly changed shape, Shields said. So Shields began to weigh ways out of there in his head. He told the interviewer that he needed to call a taxi. That person told him to go back to the hotel and he would call a taxi from there.
THE DOOR OPENED AND ENTERED, NAKED! Shields recounted the horrific moments he had experienced in that room.
Thereupon, Shields went with him to his hotel room. He stayed there for a while alone, he said, and didn’t know what to do: “I didn’t want to go to the phone because it wasn’t my phone. I didn’t want to sit down because I wasn’t staying there.”
Desperately thinking about what to do, Shields approached the window with a binocular he found in the room and began to watch the view of the beach seen from the room. At that moment, the abuser entered the room. That moment was truly terrible, as he told it: “The door opened and that person came in naked. I left the binoculars, and that person was coming towards me.”
DIFFICULT, FROZEN: Shields said she felt as if all ties with her body were severed when her abuser attacked her.
Shields, who said that the man used force and attacked him, said that he froze. The famous actor, who likened what happened to wrestling, added that he was afraid of drowning or being shot at those moments, so he could not respond to the man. Commenting, “A ‘no’ should have been enough for me,” commented Brooke Shields, saying that the only thought that crossed her mind at that moment was to stay alive and get out of that room.
Brooke Shields said that when her abuser attacked her, she felt as if all ties with her body were severed. The actress said that such a situation had happened to her before, during the filming of the movie Endless Love, directed by Franco Zeffirelli. According to Shields, in the love scene of the movie Endless Love, in which she acted at the age of 15, Zeffirelli twisted Shields’ toe to get the look she wanted. The actress stated that she felt as if she could not control her body during the shooting of that scene.
I cried along the way
Brooke Shields described how the person who attacked her in that hotel room looked like she didn’t know what was going on after the event was over. After moments of fear, when her abuser told her that the door was open, Shields explained that she left the room, got on the elevator, and threw herself into a taxi. She later said: “I cried all the way to my friend’s house.”
Brooke Shields said that instead of confronting that person after the harassment incident, she wrote him a letter. In that letter, she wrote that a great sense of trust had vanished. She then asked her abuser, “How dare you” doing all this, She. “I wanted to erase the whole thing from my mind and body and move on. This system never once came to help me. So I had to be strong on my own,” Shields said.
HE WAS UNDETERMINED TO TELL: Shields said at the beginning of the documentary that he wasn’t sure he was going to tell the story.
Brooke Shields, the director of the documentary, described this harassment in an interview with The Hollywood Reporter prior to the screening of Pretty Baby. Lana WilsonHe said he wasn’t sure about telling . Shields, who remained silent about this issue during the #metoo movement that swept Hollywood for a while, explained why she was speaking now: “Actually, I didn’t know if I was going to tell it in the documentary, I had no idea about it. But I realized that it was the right time to talk.”
Shieldbs, who has two daughters, 19-year-old Rowan Francis and 16-year-old Grier Hammond, from her marriage to Chris Henchy, said she took this into account when describing the abuse she suffered. “Because it’s something that happens every day and it shouldn’t really happen. I felt like I got to a point where I could talk about it. It took me a long time.”
Shields is the mother of two teenage girls, one 19 and the other 16.
HIGHLIGHTED A PERIOD
Brooke Shieldssaid of Endless Love (Endless Love) is one of the films that left its mark on a period. In the production, directed by Franco Zeffirelli, a cast including Martin Hewitt, Tom Cruise, James Spider and Shirley Knight appeared in front of the camera along with Shields. The movie is about two high school students, Jade and David, who fall in love with each other in their teenage years.
THAT SONG IS MEMORIZED
Although Jade’s family is against this love, David is determined not to lose his lover. One day, when he sneaks into Jade’s house, he causes a fire in the house. After this incident, both families go far away. But David is determined. He finally finds his girlfriend. In the meantime, let us remind you that the film was shown in our country as the Unforgiven.
It’s time to make another reminder. The song of the same name, sung by Diana Ross and Lionel Richie for this production as well as the movie, has been engraved in the memory of several generations.
ALLEGED HARASSMENT AFTER HALF A CENTURY: Franco Zeffirelli, the director of Endless Love mentioned by Brooke Shields, has been on the agenda for a while with his 1968 movie Romeo and Juliet. The reason for this is that the lead actress Olivia Hussey, who was 15 at the time, and Leonard Whiting, who appeared before the camera when she was 16, filed a harassment lawsuit against Zeffirelli and the film company exactly half a century later.