WOMEN IN FILMS: SHARON STONE
Basic instinct on the highest level! Sharon Vonne Stone (March 10, 1958) - American actress, producer, and former model, born and raised in Meadville, Pennsylvania. When she was in collage she took part in a beauty
Basic instinct on the highest level!
Sharon Vonne Stone (March 10, 1958) – American actress, producer, and former model, born and raised in Meadville, Pennsylvania. When she was in collage she took part in a beauty contest and was awarded a contract with Ford modeling agency. After she went to conquer Paris and Milan She quickly ﬁnished her modeling career and moved to New York. There she debuted in a small role in Woody Allen’s “Stardust Memories” and after that she appeared in numerous episodes of various TV shows and soap operas. She also played supporting roles in the ﬁlms “Irreconcilable Contradictions” and “King Solomon’s Mines” Then she played various support characters; Steven Seagal in “Above the Law“, Arnold Schwarzenegger in “Total Recall” and Sylvester Stallone in “Specialist“.
Stone has achieved her fame because of her role in “Basic Instinct“. She also played a victim of a maniac in “Sliver“, and then – a role of a frigid wife of Richard Gere’s character in “Crossroads“. But for her role in the movie “Casino” by Martin Scorsese, she received a Golden Globe and a nomination for an Oscar.
Sharon Stone was married to screenwriter and producer Michael Greenburg in 1998-2004 and to a vice president and editor of the newspaper San Francisco Chronicle Phil Bronstein, with whom she adopted a son – Roan Joseph Bronstein. After her divorce Stone adopted two more boys – Laird Stone Vaughn and Quinn Kelly Stone.
Prior to 2000, Stone had several miscarriages and also suffers from asthma and diabetes. On September 29, 2001 she had a cerebral hemorrhage.
In one of her interviews about religion she stated
”Contrary to what the say about us, we are not Scientologists. I am a Buddhist. But Scientology is quite close to us in a sense that Scientologists don’t use drugs and alcohol. But they don’t accept modern medicine, which I do”.
She doesn’t drink caffeine and alcohol and doesn’t eat onions, garlic and many dark fruits, she also doesn’t eat large amounts of dairy products. Stone is a fan of tea and herbal cleansing, her weakness is dark chocolate, she always carries a small bar in her purse. Sharon doesn’t have regular workout training, she does it rarely as she famously said “only in order not to have a big butt”. To stay in shape she takes care of her three children and moves a lot, mostly takes walks in the parks and gives preference to stairs instead of elevators.
She didn’t use any format of social media for quite a long time but she recently joined Instagram @sharonstone.