Jewel and sean penn dating
We were talking about music and writing a song," Jewel added about how they met when he asked her to write a song for his 1995 movie . And it was a time in my career when nobody believed in me.
I was selling two records every five months and it was just a really rough time.
In her new memoir, Jewel opens up for the first time about her relationship with Sean Penn.
And she’s got a pretty good reason for why she kept their romance under wraps for so long.
Penn and Wright have two children, Dylan and and Hopper, and divorced in 2010.
"We spoke on the phone a lot and he was a fantastic flirt and I did not mind one bit," she shared."But I was no fool and knew I was most likely a trifle to him. I put that man through his paces and he took it in stride.The performance was a huge break for me."Huge, indeed!It warranted a phone call from Penn, who saw Jewel on the show and wanted her to compose a song for his film "I told him I would and he said he would meet me anywhere to screen the movie, I could name the day.She recalled how it all began, when her music career was in its beginning stages, and Penn split from now-ex-wife Robin Wright."Around this time, in 1995, I got my first TV break," she writes of her television debut on Conan O'Brien's show."I think I was wearing purple polyester pants with a black T-shirt and a tacky belt with a rainbow buckle that I loved. The 55-year-old actor was joined at the event by Naomi Campbell, Freida Pinto, and of course Bill and Chelsea Clinton.Earlier in the week, Sean attended some more charitable events in the Big Apple.But he was very lovely to me.” “And I let him know before the book came out,” Jewel added of her memoir, titled , responded, “I mean, you can get around it.I dated a very famous person when I was not famous, and nobody ever knew about it.He later filed a million defamation lawsuit against Lee Daniels, claiming he was falsely accused of domestic violence., the "Foolish Games" singer-songwriter, 41, writes that she fell in love with Sean Penn in the mid-'90s, during his brief break from his future second wife, Robin Wright.