When Emilia Clarke recently spoke out about being pressured to get naked on the Game of Thrones set, we just felt, well, icky— but her story was also all too familiar. Jennifer Lopez, Natalie Portman, and many other actors have also been pressured to take their clothes off for a role. The MeToo movement has helped unearth many of the ways that powerful figures in Hollywood take advantage of their status and influence. Lo only takes her clothes off on her terms.
Recent picture galleries
The Up-and-Coming Style Bloggers You Need to Follow Now
Click here - to use the wp menu builder Click here - to use the wp menu builder. Where Are They Now? Want More? Sign Up for Our Newsletter!
When tackling their next career move, even A-list celebrities have a lot to consider in regards to what makes the most sense for their professional trajectory. This could mean taking on a role outside of their comfort zone, choosing to "zig" when film audiences expect them to "zag," and, yes, sometimes deciding whether or not to do a movie that requires them to film in nothing but their birthday suit. Baring it all for the big screen may not seem like a major deal today, when so many folks are living what used to be considered private moments across social media for the world to see, but not everyone is so comfortable getting naked for public consumption. Factor in the idea that a nude scene will be projected onto an enormous movie screen where every inch of one's body can be critiqued, and, well, it's enough to make any actor say, "Thanks, but no thanks. Still, there are those brave souls who are either so comfortable in their own skin literally that they're willing to let it all hang out, or those so committed to their art that they've come to terms with the idea that the scene simply requires nudity.
Since the birth of social media, nude selfies have become a staple of celebrity Instagrams. From Jennifer Aniston 48 to Julianne Moore 57 to Helen Mirren 72 , these famous women are proving that there is no age limit for nude selfies. Check out their empowering NSFW pictures, ahead. Aniston, who also posed topless for pictures inside the book, was praised for her empowering photos. Aniston is 48 today. Moore is 57 today.