More than twenty years ago, in 1998, Monica Lewisnky, who is celebrating her 47th birthday this Thursday, July 23, 2020, found herself at the heart of one of the biggest sex scandals in the history of the United States. An employee of the White House, she admits having sexual relations with Bill Clinton, then president of the greatest international power. The latter, who denies at first, finally recognizes these relationships and admits, during a historic speech, having cheated on his wife, Hillary Clinton.
In the early 2000s, Monica Lewinsky surfed on the notoriety acquired during this scandal. She appears on television in programs or in commercials. She even created a brand of handbags in her name. In 2005, she moved to London where she validated a master’s degree in social psychology. For a few years now, she has been involved against online harassment and notably claims to have been the first person to be humiliated on the Internet worldwide.
Monica Lewinsky to produce American Crime Story season three
In 2018, in an interview with Vanity Fair, she returns to the case that shook the United States and explains why she succumbed to the advances of Bill Clinton: “He was my boss. He was the most man. powerful on the planet. He was 27 years older than me with enough life experience to know better. He was, at the time, at the peak of his career when I was starting my first job. ” Soon, Monica Lewinsky will be the producer of the third season of the American Crime Story series which will focus on the relationship between the American president and herself. Filming was due to start last March but was postponed to a later date, due to the Covid-19 epidemic.
Monica Lewinsky – People at the 7th Annual Australians in Film Awards Gala Party at Paramount Studios in Los Angeles. October 24, 2018 © Backgrid USA / Bestimage