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Featured in Robin thickeThe 2013 âBlurred Linesâ video catapulted her to a new level of fame. Which, understandably, was mixed as a debate ensued (mostly online) over whether the video was misogynistic, and Ratajkowski became inextricably linked to both her stripped-down performance and controversy.
She then defended the video, saying she had a great time directing it and felt perfectly safe on set “being in the company of many women I trusted and loved” .
It wasn’t until Ratajkowski learned that Thicke was expecting a baby with his fiancee. April love geary and took to her Instagram, only to find that she appeared to be blocked, that he fell into place: She had done nothing to offend, but on the set of “Blurred Lines,” she wrote, “He did something he wasn’t supposed to do. “She alleges the singer was” a little drunk “on set and, as she danced” as ridiculously as possible, “felt cold hands grip her bare breasts from behind. Thicke” smiled with a smile. awkward and tripped back, her eyes hidden behind her sunglasses, âshe wrote.
There was an awkward pause and Diane Martel, the director asked her if she was okay, and she remembers nodding and maybe even smiling to insist that she was okay. But in reality she was shocked and didn’t really know What to do. She didn’t react “like I should have,” she recalls, nor any of the other ladies on set. They just kept shooting.
A representative for Thicke did not respond to requests for comment when this anecdote from the book made the news ahead of its release. Martel supported Ratajkowski’s account of being groped in Sunday Times in the UK, but Ratajkowski clarified to Vanity Show in October that she was not come forward, therefore, to say.
âIt’s kind of weird that even well-meaning people come up to me and say, ‘I’m so glad you mentioned Robin Thicke,'” she said. “And it’s like, well, no, I didn’t speak. And that’s not the message behind it at all. It wasn’t about ‘I have to tell my story of sexual assault.’ because that’s not even what I see this. “
She added: âThe part that not many people focus on is that I was really having funâ¦ So this other thing happened and that says a lot about the world we live in. Both things exist. the same time. “