Brooke Shields became one of Hollywood’s most iconic personalities…70s,80s

Brooke Shields is an American actress and model. Thanks to the kind of films she took up as a child actress and her glamorous career as a model, Brooke Shields became one of Hollywood’s most iconic personalities. Her mother, who was an actress, made sure Brooke Shields became a glamorous diva during her early teens. Though she started her career as a child model and actress, she ended up landing controversial roles early in her career; her role as a child prostitute at the age of 12 garnered widespread notoriety. During her teenage years, she became one of the most sought-after models apart from appearing in films and TV series. She was often featured in many leading magazines and became part of several marketing campaigns of popular brands. After successfully transitioning from a teenage star to an adult actress, Brooke Shields went on to establish herself as a popular TV star. One of her finest performances was delivered in the television sitcom ‘Suddenly Susan’ for which she received two ‘Golden Globe Award’ nominations. She was also nominated for two ‘Satellite Awards’ for her work in ‘Suddenly Susan.’
Brooke Shields’ portrayal of a child prostitute named ‘Violet’ in the film ‘Pretty Baby’ raised a furore. The following year, she starred in another film titled ‘Wanda Nevada.’ The film, which was directed by Peter Fonda, narrates the tale of ‘Wanda,’ played by Brooke Shields, and her dreams of singing at the ‘Grand Ole Opry.’
Along with acting in movies, Brooke Shields went on to become a well-known model by the time she was a teenager. In 1980, she starred in the film ‘Blue Lagoon’ which remains the most famous movie of her career. The film made her an overnight star. Although there was some controversy regarding the nude scenes, Shields later admitted that body doubles were used
In 1981, Brooke Shields starred in a romantic film titled ‘Endless Love.’ Though the film was initially given an X-rating, the producers of the film decided to edit it so that an R-rating could be obtained. The film was successful and Shields won many awards, becoming one of the most recognizable faces in Hollywood.
Shields is also a popular TV star. Her first TV appearance was at the age of 15 when she played a role on ‘The Muppet Show.’ In 1996, she was cast in a major role in the series ‘Suddenly Susan’ and her work was praised by the critics. Shields also made several guest appearances in some of the leading shows of the 1990s and early 2000s like ‘Friends,’ ‘That 70s Show,’ and ‘Two and a Half Men.’
In 2007, she made a guest appearance on the TV show ‘Hannah Montana.’ In 2008, she was cast in the show ‘Lipstick Jungle,’ but the show ended soon after.
In 2010 and 2012, she made guest appearances in the show ‘The Middle.’ In 2012, she was also featured in the American genealogy documentary series ‘Who do you think you Are?’ in which it was revealed that she is a distant cousin of King Louis XIV of France.
She has appeared in many television shows like ‘The Michael J. Fox Show,’ ‘When Calls the Heart,’ ‘Law & Order: Special Victims Unit,’ ‘Jane the Virgin,’ and ‘Murphy Brown.’
Birthday: May 31, 1965


Brooke Shields, Lorenzo Lamas

Released: 1979

Directed by: Rudy Durand

Tilt is a 1979 comedy film starring Brooke Shields as the protagonist, Tilt, a young pinball

14.Miss Spider’s Sunny Patch Kids

Brooke Shields, Rick Moranis

Released: 2003

Directed by: Mike Fallows, Kevin McDonagh

Miss Spider’s Sunny Patch Kids is a computer-animated television special from Nelvana Limited that premiered on Treehouse TV and Nick Jr. on March 31, 2003. It was based on David Kirk’s..

13.Just You and Me, Kid

Brooke Shields, George Burns

Released: 1979

Directed by: Leonard B. Stern

Just You and Me, Kid is a 1979 comedy film that stars Brooke Shields, George Burns, Lorraine Gary, Christopher Knight, and Burl Ives. It was directed by Leonard Stern and was released in…

12.The Muppets Take Manhattan

Joan Rivers, Brooke Shields

Released: 1984

Directed by: Frank Oz

The Muppets Take Manhattan is a 1984 American musical comedy film directed by Frank Oz. It is the third of a series of live-action musical feature films starring Jim Henson’s Muppets with..

11.Black and White

Robert Downey Jr., Mike Tyson

Released: 1999

Directed by: James Toback

Black and White is a 1999 American film directed by James Toback, starring Robert Downey, Jr., Gaby Hoffmann, Allan Houston, Jared Leto, Scott Caan, Claudia Schiffer, Brooke Shields, Bijou..

10.The Midnight Meat Train

Bradley Cooper, Brooke Shields

Released: 2008

Directed by: Ryuhei Kitamura

The Midnight Meat Train is a 2008 mystery horror-thriller film based on Clive Barker’s 1984 short story of the same name, which can be found in Volume One of Barker’s collection Books of..

9.Backstreet Dreams

Brooke Shields, Sherilyn Fenn

Released: 1990

Directed by: Jason O’Malley, Rupert Hitzig

Backstreet Dreams is a 1990 drama movie starring Brooke Shields, Jason O’Malley, Sherilyn Fenn and Anthony Franciosa. It was directed by Rupert Hitzig and Jason O’Malley..

8.The Bachelor

Mariah Carey, Brooke Shields

Released: 1999

Directed by: Gary Sinyor

The Bachelor is a 1999 romantic comedy film directed by Gary Sinyor and written by Steve Cohen. It is a remake of the 1925 film Seven Chances and stars Chris O’Donnell and Renée…

7.King of the Gypsies

Brooke Shields, Susan Sarandon

Released: 1978

Directed by: Frank Pierson

King of the Gypsies is a 1978 Paramount motion picture drama starring Eric Roberts, Sterling Hayden, Shelley Winters, Susan Sarandon, Brooke Shields, Annette O’Toole, and Judd Hirsch…

6.Justice League: The New Frontier

Brooke Shields, Neil Patrick Harris

Released: 2008

Directed by: Dave Bullock

Justice League: The New Frontier is a 2008, direct-to-video, animated, superhero film adapted from the DC Comics limited series DC: The New Frontier. The film was written by Stan Berkowitz..

5.Pretty Baby

Brooke Shields, Susan Sarandon

Released: 1978

Directed by: Louis Malle

Pretty Baby is a 1978 American historical fiction and drama film directed by Louis Malle, and starring Brooke Shields, Keith Carradine, and Susan Sarandon. The screenplay was written by..

4.Alice, Sweet Alice

Brooke Shields, Lillian Roth

Released: 1976

Directed by: Alfred Sole

Alice, Sweet Alice is a 1976 American slasher film co-written and directed by Alfred Sole, and starring Linda Miller, Paula Sheppard, and Brooke Shields in her film debut. The narrative..

3.Endless Love

Tom Cruise, Brooke Shields

Released: 1981

Directed by: Franco Zeffirelli

Endless Love is a 1981 romantic drama film directed by Franco Zeffirelli starring Brooke Shields, Martin Hewitt, Tom Cruise in his film debut, and James Spader in his second film role. The…

2.Wanda Nevada

Brooke Shields, Henry Fonda

Released: 1979

Directed by: Peter Fonda

Wanda Nevada is a 1979 western comedy film starring Peter Fonda and Brooke Shields. It was also directed by Peter Fonda. Henry Fonda makes a cameo appearance as an Arizona..

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The Blue Lagoon

Brooke Shields, William Daniels

Released: 1980

Directed by: Randal Kleiser

The Blue Lagoon is a 1980 American romantic adventure film directed by Randal Kleiser. The screenplay by Douglas Day Stewart was based on the novel The Blue Lagoon by Henry De Vere..
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