“No one knew I was going through this”: Stranger Things Star Millie Bobby Brown Reveals Heartbreaking Past of Being ‘Groomed’ By Ex-Partner Hunter Ecimovic, Felt Humiliated and Powerless When it Became Public

Millie Bobby Brown is an English actress and producer. She first gained recognition for her role as Eleven in Netflix’s Stranger Things. Since then, the teenage star has become a sensation and even made her film debut in 2019 with Godzilla: King of the Monsters. 4 seasons of the Netflix series has aired, and she is looking forward to reprising her role as Eleven in Season 5 of the series. In 2018, Brown was featured in the Time 100 list of the world’s most influential people.

Millie Bobby Brown
Millie Bobby Brown

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Millie Bobby Brown Got Publicly Humiliated

As Millie Bobby Brown revealed in a recent interview, she was involved in a romantic relationship with Hunter Ecimovic. Throughout 2020, she was in a relationship with the former internet star. The Enola Holmes actress has said that she was in an “unhealthy situation” with her former partner. Thus, she decided to break up with him. The couple broke up early in 2021 and the actress threw herself into filming to deal with the fallout of the relationship.

Millie Bobby Brown and Hunter Ecimovic
The Stranger Things star was humiliated by Hunter Ecimovic

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In July 2021, Hunter Ecimovic took it to his Instagram live and made some sexually explicit and crude comments about the actress. He said that he was “living at Millie’s house for eight months.”  He also claimed to have “groomed” a then underage actress.

The Stranger Things star seems to Have Moved On

In a recent interview with Allure, she described 2021 as “a year of healing.” Brown described her struggle when the whole world found out about this and how tough it was to deal with. She said that she felt very weak and out of control after the incident. She said, “Walking away and knowing that I’m worth everything and this person didn’t take anything from me, it felt very empowering.

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Millie Bobby Brown
Millie Bobby Brown

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However, despite everything, the young actress pulled through and is riding her career high for now. Stanger Things season 4 was a massive success and is currently streaming on Netflix. She is now dating Jake Bongiovi, the son of rock legend Jon Bon Jovi.

Source: Hollywood Life

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Shikhar Tiwari
Shikhar Tiwari

Shikhar Tiwari is a Hollywood news author at Animated Times. He is a student at Manipal University Jaipur currently aspiring to be a Computer Science Engineer. Shikhar loves to combine his passion for writing with his love for Hollywood updates.

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