Brooke Christa Shields (born May 31, 1965) is an American actress and model. She was initially a child model and gained critical acclaim at age 12 for her leading role in Louis Malle's film Pretty Baby (1978), in which she played a child prostitute in New Orleans at the beginning of the 20th century. Shields garnered widespread notoriety in the role, and she continued to model into her late teenage years and starred in several dramas in the 1980s, including The Blue Lagoon (1980), and Franco Zeffirelli's Endless Love (1981).
|Full name at birth||
Brooke Christa Camille Shields
|Claim to fame||
Endless Love, The Blue Lagoon, The Hot Flashes
|Date of birth||
31 May 1965
|Place of birth||
Manhattan, New York City, New York, USA
Actress, Model, Author, Producer
6' (183 cm)
150 lbs (68.0 kg)
Manhattan, New York, USA
Dwight Englewood High School, Englewood, New Jersey, USA (1982)
BA French Literature, Princeton University (1987)
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