At the time, the Disney star issued an apology amid the breach of privacy. Vanessa Hudgens is reflecting on an early career scandal with an empowered lens. Opening up to Cosmopolitan U. At the time, the young Disney Channel star apologized for the leak instead of defending herself as the victim in the situation.
Vanessa Hudgens Reflects on Her 'Traumatizing' 2007 Nude Photo Leak: 'It's Really F—ed Up'
Vanessa Hudgens says nude photo leak was 'really traumatizing'
Skip navigation! In , at the height of High School Musical fame, nude photos of Vanessa Hudgens leaked without her permission. In the years that have followed, stars like Jennifer Lawrence and former Representative Katie Hill , have also been victims of a nude photo leak. Hudgens theorized about why people feel so comfortable infringing on the privacy of celebs and other public figures. Since , 46 states, a U. Fortunately, despite the traumatizing experience, Hudgens has managed to move on with her life and career.
Vanessa Hudgens nude photo leak, police investigate
Follow Billboard. All rights reserved. Back in September , a slew of nude photos of thenyear-old Vanessa Hudgens were leaked online, and the actress is reflecting on the horrible breach of privacy in a new interview with Cosmopolitan UK. It's really fed up that people feel like they are entitled enough to share something that personal with the world," she told the publication. It feels like that shouldn't be the case, but unfortunately if enough people are interested, they're going to do everything they can to get to know as much about you as they can, which is flattering, I guess, but then people take it too far and end up divulging things that should be personal.
More than a decade after her nude pictures were leaked, actress Vanessa Hudgens called the invasion of privacy "traumatizing," marking a reversal from her public apology at the time. The "High School Musical" star was 18 when the pictures leaked in and she faced public backlash, including accusations that she wasn't a good role model for her young Disney Channel fans. As the pictures circulated on the internet, Hudgens issued a public apology , saying she was "embarrassed over the situation" and regretted taking the photos.