On October 12, rapper T.I. I took social media to share a video that has proved controversial. The fragment was designed as a promotion for their new album and was directed to the President and First Lady of the United States.
Melanie Marden is the woman who plays Melania Trump in the video. Marden looks a lot like Mrs. Trump, which made her the perfect star for T.I. Now she is known on the Internet as "naked Melania", a nickname that seems to have given itself; He had added it to his Instagram biography, but he had deleted it on Tuesday.
Marden is a model, actress and producer. He was born and raised in Canada, but currently lives in Los Angeles.
This is what you need to know:
1. The video was a promotion for the T.I. 'Tell me Trap'
The video of T.I. It was uploaded as a promotion for his latest album, Ten cents trap, which was published on October 5. It is a clear response to the visit to the White House of Kanye West, as the legend demonstrates.
"Dear 45. I'm not Kanye", T.I. wrote.
The promotional video presents some images of POTUS before becoming T.I. Take over the Oval Office. Start by showing President Trump walking towards Marine One. After a few seconds, T.I. He sees himself smoking a cigar in the Oval Office. "Melania" (Melania Marden) then walks dressed in her jacket "I really do not care", before taking off her clothes.
You can see the video below. Caution: It can be considered NSFW.
2. The representative of Melania Trump has responded to the video
Days after the video was posted on social media, Melania Trump's representative, Stephanie Grisham, responded and released the following statement:
"Like it or not, she's the First Lady and this is the White House. It is disrespectful and unpleasant to portray her in this way, simply because of politics. "This type of vulgar attacks only encourages division and bias in our country, it must stop," Grisham said, according to TMZ.
Grisham has also called for a boycott of T.I.
3. Marden has taken a serious heat by his appearance in the video
Marden has received many comments after her performance "Melania Nude". In fact, she went to social networks to post a message for her "enemies".
"Wow, I do not usually post about enemies, but I need to do it, wow! This weekend I experienced this with my last post of the new IT advance of their music video, where I was hired (as an actress), not as a stripper to play Melania Trump It was a creative choice for me and also an opportunity to empower women I remain firmly in my decision to share all of myself in this role I wanted to be brave, be intrepid and for the first time in my life make a role that It required nudity, the body is nothing to be ashamed of, at this moment when women are finally talking about being victims, I felt good about being a woman strong enough to portray a nude First Lady. But I'm proud of myself for being so brave, I send love to all the people who called me by name and made accusations or hurtful insults. deep wounds inside you. That [has] nothing to do with me. That's why I'm sad and I wish you a lot of healing. To all the politicians who threaten me, I remind you that this is a music video ~ Relax, "he wrote.
4. She is a model, actress and producer.
Marden was born and raised in Toronto, Canada. When I was a teenager, I was very involved in gymnastics. It was during a television interview that she "caught the attention of a talent scout" who hired her in a modeling agency, thus starting her career, according to her website.
These days, Marden works as a model, actress and producer. She is known for her work in Eternal, a film she produced in honor of her late mother. The film was a passion project that raised awareness about brain cancer.
In addition, Marden starred in films such as Mutant x Y The pigs.
According to his IMDb page, Marden recently finished filming Red to black, A drama-horror directed by Romane Simon.
Still, Maden is not very well known. Although it is very active in social networks, it only has 13,500 followers on Instagram.
She is also the founder of a beauty and wellness concierge company called HMMSpa.
5. she is divorced
Marden was previously married to Craig Fury. Not much is known about their relationship, but Fury is a veteran, According to a 2010 tweet from Marden..
In 2014, Marden was in Bravo Friends for lovers, a show in which people go out with their best friends in the hope of finding love. At that time, Marden said he was open to finding love again. She went to the show with her friend Greg Plitt.
Your current status of the relationship is unknown.