By Roxy Simons For Mailonline. The actress, 31, called the incident 'traumatising' as she spoke with Cosmopolitan magazine on Thursday, before going on to discuss the MeToo movement and her own experience in the industry. Of the leak, the High School Musical star admitted: 'It was a really traumatising thing for me. Saying it made her feel as if she lost 'all grip of [her] own privacy' after the intimate photo was released, Vanessa added that she found it 'sad' that 'people take it too far and end up divulging things that should be personal. Turning the topic to the MeToo movement, Vanessa revealed that she had 'been talked to in inappropriate ways' but would tell them they were 'completely out of line' when it happened in the past. She explained: 'I'm the type of person in any situation, whether it's an audition or in work, if I feel uncomfortable, I'm going to walk away or let that person know they're making me feel uncomfortable. Not taking it: Turning the topic to the MeToo movement, Vanessa revealed that she had 'been talked to in inappropriate ways' but would tell them they were 'completely out of line'. Ending her thoughts on the issue with a note of positivity, she added: 'It's important to look out for each other, especially in this industry, and realise it's tough. It's hard enough, nobody needs to make it harder. Looking back at her start in the industry as a Disney child star, Vanessa admits she feels it was 'another lifetime' ago as she was 'a really shy kid' who enjoyed 'hiding behind a character.
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In , the former Disney star had her privacy breached when nude photos of her were leaked online after he phone was hacked. Hudgens, who rose to fame in the first High School Musical film in , went on to discuss the MeToo movement and her own experience in the industry. I take good care of myself. I know the things that matter the most - I do love my job, but my job isn't everything. You can find our Community Guidelines in full here.
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