Actress Brooke Shields reveals in a new documentary that she was raped by someone she knew shortly after returning to Hollywood from Princeton University.
Shields tells the story for the first time in “Pretty Baby: Brooke Shields” — a new Hulu documentary that premiered at the Sundance Film Festival on Friday and is named for the 1978 film in which Shields, then just 11 years old, played a child prostitute.
The “Blue Lagoon” actress had made a name for herself as a teen but found herself adrift when she returned to California after graduating from Princeton, Entertainment Weekly reported. After struggling to find parts on her own, she said that she met with a man she knew to discuss some potential upcoming projects over dinner.
“He said, ‘Come