Besides being a sex symbol of the 50’s and 50’s, did you know that Bridgett Bardot was a big animal activist? Yes, she was.
He brazen beauty led to capturing the camera with perfection, at every angle, and in any light.
After starring in 47 films, she quit show business in 1973. She was also a singer and recorded 60 songs.Bardot was nominated for a BAFTA Award for Best Foreign Actress. From 1969 to 1978.
In the early 2,000’s she was an outspoken critic of Islam and immigration in France. She was accused of racial hatred and fined many times.
In 1952, Bardot married director, Roger Vadim. They divorced in 1957. her affair with Jacques Charrier led to the birth of her 1st child. She later divorced. After her divorce, she had minimal contact with her son.Nicolas-Jacques Charrier.
If you look at all her photos, take notice of her neckline. She popularized the wide open neck decolette with open shoulders, still a popular and coveted look for today’s fashion.
The beehive hairstyle still is a classic and was duplicated many times by the model Claudia Schiffer in the Guess ads from the 80’s.
Her current stance on the “me too” movement was quoted in the Observer Magazine, on March 12,2018 – “Lots of actresses try to play the tease with producers to get a role. And then so we will talk about them, they say they were harassed…I was never the victim of sexual harassment. And I found it charming when men told me I was beautiful or I had a nice little backside.”
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