SIX FEET UNDER star Rachel Griffiths was obsessed with celebrity gossip
magazines - until she saw an unflattering picture of herself in the
While reading an Australian gossip weekly, Griffiths found an item on
celebrities looking less than attractive on the beach, and was horrified to
find herself included in the article.
Griffiths confesses, "The first time I realised I'd become a celebrity
gossip junkie was quite a shock.
"Three weeks after my beautiful first baby was born, I was flipping
through a gossip weekly, when I came across an article.
"There was me, post-natally stuffed into my pre-baby bikini. Cruelly,
there was no mention of the fact that just three weeks earlier, I had
heroically pushed our baby into the world.
"That was it. Enough. I declared it was time for me to reclaim my brain
from celebrity dribble."