The Bronx-born Mrs. LaMotta said she has received only 'favorable' reaction to her nine-page nude pictorial in the November issue. Both were portrayed in the film 'Raging Bull,' about LaMotta's life and boxing career. Although the fleshy layout was her first, the curvaceous mother of four said that throughout the years, she had always been 'encouraged' to pose in front of the camera without her clothes. Even her husband -- whose passionate obsession with his lanky, blonde wife on occasion prompted him to physically abuse her during their stormy marriage -- was all for the nude layout. She also received approval from her children, including her oldest son, now in his 30s, and her year-old former mother-in-law. LaMotta, wearing a silky, low-cut, black pantsuit complimented only by a single strand of pearls around her neck and her long, blonde hair, admitted she was a little nervous at first, but her 'experience' with champions helped her go through with it. The tanned and brown-eyed Mrs. LaMotta, who now lives in Florida, said the layout was meant to disprove what she feels is society's notion - especially among women -- that life and beauty ends at age The woman who was once a 'poster girl' on the Steve Allen show also talked a little bit about her life after divorcing LaMotta in the mid s.
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She was In the movie, the boxer, played by Robert De Niro, has an obsession with his young wife, played by Cathy Moriarty, that turns violent and drives her away. But the real story was less dramatic and more a testament to Mrs. LaMotta's strength, said Foster. LaMotta, then 26, felt compelled to move out, Foster said. Self-sustaining, she parlayed the publicity from Raging Bull into a nude Playboy pictorial in November , when she was
Vikki LaMotta January 23, — January 25, , born Beverly Thailer , was an American model known as the second wife of champion boxer Jake LaMotta , during his peak years of success, during which time Vikki became a celebrity. In the s, she wrote an autobiography, but requested it not be released until after her death due to the information revealed in the book. After she died in , Knockout! She had several siblings, including two sisters, Phyllis and Patricia. Her paternal grandparents were immigrants from Romania. She married LaMotta when she was 16 after they met at a community pool.
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