“I wore that outfit for a reason,” says the actress, who in the 90's, wildly popular by her starring role of Paige Matthews in " Charmed’. “It was my first public appearance since I have been raped. It felt a little like Russell Crowe ‘Gladiator’ in the arena comes and asks: Are you not entertained? Therefore, I have done that. It was my answer on the fact that I was molested.”also Read Rose McGowan out at 'hypocritical' Meryl Streep
McGowan, 25 years in 1998, wore that day a doorkijkjurk in which only her crotch was covered and made then for the moment of the award show. The actress was in that time together with showrocker Marylin Manson , with whom she between 1997 and 2001, had a relationship and even fiance.
McGowan was at the rise of the #metoo movement, one of the first women producer Harvey Weinstein openly abuse him. She told the beginning of 2018 that he has her in his hotel room had raped during the Sundance Film Festival in 1997.