Singer Jessica Simpson and actor Natalie Portman have become entangled in a drama which seems to have spawned from a misunderstanding that has blown out of proportion. On Wednesday, she posted a statement Twitter addressing Portman directly and suggesting the actor was shaming another woman for her choices. JessicaSimpson Natalie was talking about her thoughts when she was 17 years old. This post is entirely unneeded and has taken everything she said out of context. JessicaSimpson Have u considered natalieportman might not have called u out but the magazine? Another person chimed in to say that both Portman and Simpson are essentially advocates for the same things when it comes to how women are represented in media.
The southern bell started out wanting to sing Christian music but was told she was not marketable due to her curvy figure. She eventually was signed to a record label and become a pop phenomenon where she was celebrated for her girlish figure. Having all eyes on her at such a young age made Simpson uncomfortable and extremely self-conscious in terms of her body image. Her weight yoyoed as she aged and had children, making her the talk of many tabloid publications. Simpson has been vocal about her weight and how being in the public eye has had an effect on her self-esteem. While most of her pop star peers were known for their more slender figures, Jessica Simpson was shaped more along the lines of a Sports Illustrated supermodel. The singer had a little more hips and bust to work with, giving her more sex appeal than her competitors.
Updated: GMT, 5 February Until very recently, Jessica Simpson was just another Hollywood actress, indistinguishable from the rest: blonde, tanned, with a teeny, tiny body. She had the frame of a lollipop, in fact: her head the size of a normal person's no one has yet discovered how to get a size zero head; remove the brain, perhaps? Hollywood actresses, after all, have to be a uniform size. Why this is, nobody has yet figured out. Is it to make the male stars look hunkier? Who knows.
After performing in church choirs as a child, Simpson signed with Columbia Records in , at age Simpson adopted a more mature image for her second studio album Irresistible , and its title track became her second top 20 entry on the Billboard Hot , while the album was certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America RIAA. In This Skin , Simpson's third studio album, sold three million copies in the United States and saw the success of the single " With You ", which topped the Mainstream Top 40 chart. During her earlier career, Simpson became known for her relationship and later marriage to Nick Lachey , with whom she appeared on the MTV reality television series Newlyweds: Nick and Jessica between and