She just celebrated her third year of sobriety and Demi Lovato had plenty to share when she showed up at the “Today” show on Thursday morning (May 28).
The “Skyscraper” babe explained that she’s battled addiction and bipolar disorder for years- “I’ve been very open about my story just because I know the more honest and open I am, the more people I’m going to be able to reach. Mental illnesses in general, they’re not talked about as much as they should [be]. I would love for people to become more educated. I wish that more people can understand from a point where it’s not a choice to have an addiction.”
And while the “Game of Thrones” gal is no stranger to stripping down in front of the camera, she told the publication that she turned down the role of Anastasia Steele in “Fifty Shades of Grey” because there was way too much nakedness!
These days she has a successful acting career and a loving family but Natalie Portman hit a rough patch when she tried her hand at college sixteen years ago.
The “Garden State” dame spoke at Harvard College’s Class Day on Wednesday (May 27), telling students, "When I came in as a freshman in 1999, I felt like there had been some mistake. That I wasn't smart enough to be in this company, that every time I opened my mouth, I would have to prove that I wasn't just a dumb actress."