Or have you ever felt the urge to get naked in public or wander around your place in the buff?
Or perhaps you’ve wanted to linger around naked and take a small peek out through the drapes?
“How she got on the junket from LA, nobody knows but she proved her weight in cheesecake to the affair,” read one newspaper report. That month Mansfield made headlines by signing a seven-year deal with Warner Brothers Studios and filing for divorce on the same day.
Just one month later she appeared in Playboy as a February Playmate and centerfold–a role she reprised in February of 1956, 1957, 19.
And yet, the word ‘exhibitionist’ seems far more dangerous and taboo.
Every one of us have an exhibitionist’s streak in us and can’t wait to show ourselves off at an opportune moment, perhaps when we’re far away on a vacation, or when we’re at a party where we just don’t care.
A tabloid sensation who reveled in signing every autograph for her doting public–with a heart over the “i,” no less–Mansfield maintained global celebrity even though her film career faded as quickly as it came.
She received critical acclaim for her role on Broadway in Bus Stop but was better known for marrying perhaps the only contemporary who could match her in extreme physicality, Mr. In 1963 she captivated headlines again for her role in alongside her husband.She soon starred on Broadway and in film adaptations of (1960).Despite being featured in Broadway and on film, it was Mansfield’s savvy play of the fame game that made her a press darling and household name.After her husband returned from serving in the Korean War in 1954, Mansfield convinced him to move the family to Los Angeles where she could pursue superstardom.When early auditions in Los Angeles lead to nothing more than a gig shilling snacks at a movie theater, Mansfield took matters into her own hands.Born in Pennsylvania, she began to study voice, dance and violin as a young child after her family moved to Dallas.