With Disney days behind her and hopefully some of the darkest days of her life, the quirky beauty Demi Lovato steps back in the limelight in a big way by join the cast of X-Factor along side Britney Spears, Simon Cowell and LA Reid. To be where she is today not come without a public journey. Lovato opened up to Seventeen magazine about her “dark period” that included depression, eating disorders and cutting, ultimately landing her in rehabilitation last year at an Illinois facility.
“I basically had a nervous breakdown. I was really bad off. My parents and manager pulled me aside and said, ‘You need to get some help.’ It was an intervention. I wanted freedom from the inner demons. I wanted to start my life over,” the 18-year-old Disney star told the magazine.
The young actress born 1992 in Dallas, Texas road to stardom with the gifts of acting and singing appeared in Barney and Friends as a young child with Selena Gomez. Later Lovato and Gomez would appear in the Disney hit Princess Protection Program. READ MORE
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