NAME: Brooke Shields|
BORN: May 31, 1965 in New York City
age 11 months she was already modeling in Ivory Snow ads. When she was
12, Shields played a child prostitute in the controversial Pretty Baby, in which she appeared nude. She then proceeded to appear nude in The Blue Lagoon. After a series of unsuccessful films and a Princeton hiatus, she reemerged, all grown up, in a one-episode stint on Friends, playing a psycho fan. NBC booked her for her own sitcom, Suddenly Susan.
RÉSUMÉ: Brooke became very famous at a young age. When she was young she starred in such movies as: Pretty Baby and The Blue Lagoon.
Her Calvin Klein ads featuring a 15-year-old Brooke cooing, "Nothing
comes between me and my Calvins" became very famous. Since then she
starred in TV series "Suddenly Susan".
KNOWN FOR: Was
named "The Face of the 80's" by Time magazine (1981 cover.) Her famous
Calvin Klein jeans ads ("Want to know what gets between me and my
HOME: New York City.
serious with Liam Neeson. Thay are no longer together. Brooke married
Andre Agassi, a pro tennis player, on April 19, 1997 in Pebble Beach,
California. They filed for divorce in Las Vegas April 1999.
QUOTE: "My first
year in Hollywood was a virtual comedy of errors. I was told I was too
tall, and too beautiful. I found myself being cast to play dead bodies
and scantily clad bimbos." - Brooke Shields
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