It's been more than 10 years since Vanessa Hudgens' nude photos were leaked to the public, and the actress is opening up about how that time made her feel. In , year-old Hudgens' privacy was compromised after a nude photo of her surfaced online about a year after "High School Musical" was released. At the time, the Disney actress issued a statement apologizing to fans and expressing regret over taking the photos. In an interview with Cosmopolitan UK published Friday, Hudgens said it was a traumatizing time for her. Hudgens lamented a lack of boundaries between fans and celebrities, in part because of television's reach.
Vanessa Hudgens opens up about 'traumatizing' 2007 private photo leak
Vanessa Hudgens says nude photo leak was 'really traumatizing'
Vanessa Hudgens is opening up about the nude photo leak scandal she encountered back in I am embarrassed over this situation and regret having ever taken these photos. I am thankful for the support of my family and friends. Disney Channel spokeswoman Patti McTeague also released a statement, which read, "Vanessa has apologized for what was obviously a lapse in judgment.
Vanessa Hudgens Recalls 'Really F**ked up' Nude Photo Leak
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.
Vanessa Anne Hudgens born December 14, is an American actress and singer. Hudgens has also appeared in various films and television series for the Disney Channel. She had her feature film debut in the film Thirteen, a teenage drama in which Hudgens had a supporting role. She had mainstream success following the release of the High School Musical trilogy, and her relationship with co-star Zac Efron was heavily publicized. Her appearance in the series helped make her a household name.