Brooke Shields, an American actress and model was born on May 31, 1965 in New York City. Her father was of French, Italian, English, and Irish descent, while her mother Teri had Scotch-Irish, Welsh, English, and German roots.
She is best known for her films, The Blue Lagoon and Pretty Baby as well as television shows, including Lipstick Jungle, and Suddenly Susan. As an 11-month old baby, she had featured in Francesco’s Ivory soap commercial. She raised eyebrows when she played the role of a child prostitute in Pretty Baby, when she was just 11-year old.
By the age of 16, Brooke had become one of the most recognizable stars due to her dual career as a controversial child actress and provocative model.
She had a troubled relationship with her mother as she was the mastermind behind Brooke’s career and their relationship became worse when Brooke started taking control of her own terms. Her mom expired on Oct 31, 2012 due to prolonged illness related to dementia. But few years before her death, their bonding was reconciled.
Below is the picture gallery of Brooke Shields.