los “Yo sueño con jeannie” estrella describió previamente cómo Mike Connolly, columnista de The Hollywood Reporter, tenía una fascinación con su ombligo, que fue famoso en la serie.
“It didn’t so much help me become a star, as I was known because I had done lots of movies before I did ‘I Dream of Jeannie’ at studios like MGM, Columbia and Universal,” the actress explained to The Hollywood Reporter el martes.
“Fox would loan me to these studios for movies,” ella continuó. “Asi que, I was known but mostly kissed, rescued and sung too. When Mike came in and started teasing me about my belly button, it spread like fire and spread around the world. We had a good time with it and I would tease him back, but I had no idea it would become something… Mike was a wild man.”
los comedia de enredo, which also starred Larry Hagman, told the comical tale of a United States astronaut who stumbles upon a bottle containing a female genie. La serie transmitida desde 1965 Hasta que 1970.
Eden told the outlet that she doesn’t “miss a thing” about that era in television. En lugar de, she’s eager about Hollywood’s future and the new opportunities it now holds for its stars.
“I don’t miss a thing,” the 89-year-old insisted. “I’m very happy that I lived during that time. I’m happy that I had my beginnings then, but things changed. What a wonderful time now, more actors are working than ever before with all the companies like Netflix y Amazonas, all of these movies and TV shows they are producing.”
As for turning the big 9-0? The actress said she’s just thankful to keep busy.
“It’s like any other birthday, I’m just happy to be here,” dijo Edén. “I really don’t think about it. Everybody else does but I never have. I’m looking forward to going back to work. In February of 2022, I’m going to do a show with the Edward Twins. They’re wonderful impersonators. I’ve seen them many times and they’re great artists.”
“They do all kinds of people, Celine Dion, Barbra Streisand y, por supuesto, Judy Garland,” ella compartió. “They asked me to come and do their show, so I’ll do a little singing and we’ll probably have interaction with the audience. It’ll be fun. Tengo muchas ganas de hacerlo.”
When asked what else she wants to accomplish, Eden replied, “Bring it on.”
“I like to work,” ella dijo. “I really do. It’s just what I do. Eso es todo. That’s my life.”
De nuevo en 2017, edén dijo Fox News why her belly button was such a hot topic.
“I have a big ‘thank-you’ to the media for that,” ella dijo en ese momento. “I was on the set one day and [a writer] for The Hollywood Reporter walked on the set and right over to me. Él dijo, ‘I don’t believe you have one.’ I said, ‘A what?’ And he goes, ‘A belly button!’ And then he poked me in the middle! He started writing about my belly button… The next thing I knew, the ‘Laugh-In’ wanted to premiere my navel on NBC. I know a lot of women are known for very glamorous body parts, but my navel? Ha!”
Eden also revealed that despite her success on “Yo sueño con jeannie,” she never felt typecast.
“No, Yo no, realmente no lo hice,” ella dijo “Porque después de que hice 'I Dream of Jeannie',’ Hice al menos otros dos programas de televisión.. Y no sé cuántas películas de televisión que representan tipos de personas completamente diferentes. Estaba tan ocupado... Así que, No sentí que alguna vez fui encasillado. De hecho, yo no estaba. Resulta que 'Jeannie' es la que la gente recuerda y eso me parece bien.. Es fácil vivir con ella.. I really like her.”