Jennifer Lawrence has opened up about having her nudes leaked back in August 2014, telling The Hollywood Reporter that the experience was "so unbelievably violating that you can’t even put it into words."
“I feel like I got gang-banged by the f–king planet — like, there’s not one person in the world that is not capable of seeing these intimate photos of me. You can just be at a barbecue and somebody can just pull them up on their phone.”
She also explained how the incident had an effect on her self-esteem and how she sees herself, remembering one incident in particular: “I think, like, a year and a half ago, somebody said something to me about how I was ‘a good role model for girls,’ and I had to go into the bathroom and sob because I felt like an imposter — I felt like, ‘I can’t believe somebody still feels that way after what happened.’ It’s so many different things to process when you’ve been violated like that.”
Lawrence recently starred in the Darren Aronofsky-directed Mother!, which critics called one of the most shocking Hollywood films ever.