Jameela Jamil

Jameela Jamil’s severe PTSD

Jameela Jamil’s severe PTSD

Jameela Jamil suffered with "severe" post traumatic stress disorder. The ‘Good Place’ star was dealt a lot of "trauma" when she was younger – including becoming anorexic in her teens, being bed bound for a year after a car accident when she was 17, being raped and having a nervous breakdown in her early 20s – and she credits eye movement desensitisation ... »

Jameela Jamil issues rallying call against airbrushing

Jameela Jamil issues rallying call against airbrushing

Jameela Jamil has called on "other influencers, actors, and models" to join her in the fight against airbrushing. The 33-year-old actress – who stars in ‘The Good Place’ – has issued the call on social media after she successfully campaigned to have her own image remain untouched following a promotional photoshoot. She wrote on Twitter: "Finally able to INSIS... »

Jameela Jamil missed phone call from Duchess Meghan

Jameela Jamil missed phone call from Duchess Meghan

Jameela Jamil missed three phone calls from Meghan, Duchess of Sussex, because she was cautious of answering a call from a blocked number. The ‘Good Place’ star spoke with the Duchess as part of the September issue of British Vogue magazine which Meghan guest edited, but has admitted the royal had to call her three times before she answered, because she doesn’t usually answer the... »

Jameela Jamil spoke with ‘warm’ Duchess Meghan

Jameela Jamil spoke with ‘warm’ Duchess Meghan

Jameela Jamil wanted to "punch herself" after missing three phone calls from the Duchess of Sussex. The 33-year-old actress featured on the cover of Vogue’s Forces of Change issue thanks to her I Weigh movement and wrote an essay about gender equality inside the magazine but she had no idea the former ‘Suits’ star – who was known as Meghan Markle before her marria... »

Jameela Jamil doesn’t use mirrors

Jameela Jamil doesn’t use mirrors

Jameela Jamil doesn’t look in the mirror. The ‘Good Place’ star says she only spends time looking at her appearance when she’s putting on her make-up in the morning and when she’s taking it off again at night, as she’s learned from her struggle with body dysmorphia that focusing too much on her body can be "distracting". She said: "The only time I... »

Jameela Jamil: Loneliness contributed to my eating disorder

Jameela Jamil: Loneliness contributed to my eating disorder

Jameela Jamil says loneliness as a teenager "contributed" to her eating disorder. The ‘Good Place’ star battled with anorexia and body dysmorphia at aged 14 when a class project required her to be weighed in front of her class, and has said feeling isolated made her eating disorder worse, because she had "no-one to turn to". She said: "I was really unhappy and ... »

Jameela Jamil helping combat loneliness

Jameela Jamil helping combat loneliness

Jameela Jamil is teaming up with Bumble to combat loneliness. The ‘Good Place’ actress has joined the dating app’s global campaign #askingforafriend on International Friendship Day after it was revealed two in three Brits suffered from loneliness this year. She said: "This campaign really spoke to me – especially when I saw the numbers of women around the world that fe... »

Duke and Duchess of Sussex make Time’s list of influential internet stars

Duke and Duchess of Sussex make Time’s list of influential internet stars

The Duke and Duchess of Sussex are on Time magazine’s list of 25th most influential people on the internet. The royal couple – who have their own independent Instagram followers – have been included on the annual ranking alongside the likes of Jameela Jamil, actress Jada Pinkett Smith, singer Ariana Grande and ‘Old Town Road’ rapper Lil Nas X. Prince Harry and Duchess... »

Jameela Jamil sorry for sounding ‘preachy’

Jameela Jamil sorry for sounding ‘preachy’

Jameela Jamil has apologised for sounding like a "preachy w***er". The ‘Good Place’ actress has admitted she gets "very riled up" by the issues that she’s passionate about – such as gender inequality and celebrities promoting weight loss products – and can’t contain her fury. She said in a video posted to Twitter: "I just wanted to say s... »

Jameela Jamil slams Amber Rose for promoting flat tummy products to pregnant women

Jameela Jamil slams Amber Rose for promoting flat tummy products to pregnant women

Jameela Jamil has slammed Amber Rose for promoting "flat tummy products for pregnant women" on social media. The 33-year-old actress is becoming known for hitting out at stars who promote detox teas on their Instagram accounts, and she has now taken aim at a post made by model Amber Rose – who is currently pregnant with her second child – in which she promoted Flat Tummy Co.&... »

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