Work Hard, Play Hard: Vanessa Hudgens Sweats It Out At Pilates In La After A Rip-roaring Trip To Bali

Vanessa Hudgens: I was ‘most scared’ of wild threesome with James Franco, Ashley Benson in ‘Spring Breakers’

She starred in the sex and drug infused film Spring Breakers earlier this year, and also has a role in Robert Rodriguez’s new movie Machete Kills, the third in a series of Grindhouse exploitation pictures. In a new interview with Marie Claire, Vanessa describes herself as a ‘good girl gone bada**,’ according to the L.A. Times . On her darker roles, she says: ‘I’m so comfortable with myself honing in on what I love and what makes me powerful…Things I’ve been doing lately, I’m super-proud of. So I don’t really care if someone doesn’t like it, because I love it.’ She gots to chill: Vanessa has displayed a more cutting edge look in recent years, as she’s taken on dark roles in her career Vanessa began sounding the alarms back in April 2011 when she was seen at Coachella digging into a small bag and licking a white substance off her fingers. She clarifies drug allegations in the Marie Claire interview, explaining it was white chocolate and not cocaine. ‘I couldnt do anything but laugh,’ Vanessa says. ‘Its amazing how people like to create something out of absolutely nothing. I am human like everyone else.’ Free spirit: Vanessa starred in the sex and drug infused film Spring Breakers earlier this year, and also has a role in Robert Rodriguez’s new movie Machete Kills Currently, Vanessa’s filming Kitchen Sink, a story about teenagers trying to save the world from aliens with the help of a few zombies and vampires. The ‘High School Musical’ talent appears to be carrying through with this grown-up persona in her fashion choices, consistently showing off her middriff. On Wednesday, she donned a cropped top flashing a marijuana plant, which she coupled with cut-off shorts and knee-high boot sandals. Her ombre highlights almost perfectly reflected her evolving personality. Sister, sister: Vanessa remains close-knit with her little sis Stella, seen grocery shopping and hiking together over the past week Not that she doesn’t keep up with her duties as big sis and motivator. Vanessa and Stella appear to be inseparable these days, seen grocery shopping and hiking together over the past week.

Vanessa Hudgens is among many celebs that have fallen victim to nude photo leaks and now the actress has spoken out on the experience to Paper Magazine . “That was just a really s**tty situation that sucked,” she told the magazine of the racy shots that went viral of her in 2007. “That was by far the worst moment of my career.” RELATED: SPRING BREAKERS TRAILER: DISNEY DARLINGS GO WILD SP6/HSS/ Gal pals Selena Gomez and Vanessa Hudgens smile for the cameras at the Berlin, Germany premiere of ‘Spring Breakers.’ The now 24-year-old, who took responsibility for the pictures at the time apologizing to her fans, talks about how her career took an edgier path shortly after. “It’s always been hard for actors to cross that bridge, but honestly, you have to hold out and do what you think is right for yourself,” she says about shaking her squeaky-clean Disney star image. PHOTOS: BUSTED! CELEBRITY SEXCAPADES CAUGHT ON TAPE Tom Jaeger/ Selena Gomez attending the premiere of ‘Spring Breakers’ at Cinestar Sony Center on February 19, 2013 in Berlin, Germany in a sexy suit. Hudgens, who plays a rebellious college student in the upcoming film “Spring Breakers” hit the red carpet Tuesday in Berlin alongside co-star and gal pal Selena Gomez. The two looked far from their Disney days, both sporting sexy outfits, Gomez, 20, in a plunging neckline suit and Hudgens in a high slight one shoulder floral frock. SP6/HSS/ Selena Gomez and Vanessa Hudgens strike a pose at the Berlin, Germany premiere of ‘Spring Breakers.’ Hudgens also went on to dish to the mag about what it was like to film her good girl gone bad scenes in the highly anticipated flick. “You sit there. You’re smoking your fake blunts. You just do it,” she said. The actress also revealed the cast snorted crushed up Vitamin B as a cocaine substitute for certain scenes. “We would run around set like mad men, and people would wonder, ‘Did you switch that out with anything?”’ she joked. “Spring Breakers” hits theaters March 22.

After a Saturday Pilates workout sessions in Studio City, Vanessa Hudgens looked shy as she used her purple mat to hide her face DJ V-Hud: The First Bad Habit songbird helped a friend spin some records while on vacation in Bali this summer The former High School Musical star added onto her Tumblr account, ‘I shared my pics from the trip with Marie Claire and they made this cool lil flip book! Click here to read through my travel diary and see some of my favorite moments 🙂 Happy Friday Love Bugs!’ In Bali the 24-year-old looked to be having the time of her life as she helped spin records for a DJ. Dressed in a red print sleeveless scarf dress with a red belt and wearing her curly locks down, the actress smiled as she radiated holiday health. Happy and healthy: The High School Musical graduate was all smiles as she got in a workout at Yoga Shelter On Saturday the Come Back To Me singer was much more shy, at one point even using her iPhone and car keys to cover her face, and at another point putting her purple yoga mat in front of her. While leaving Yoga Shelter in Studio City, it appeared that she didn’t want to be seen at all. Dressed in a white tank top that covered another grey one and sporting grey yoga pants, the former child star looked comfortable. A grey jacket was tied around her waist and hung down to her calves. Black sandals, bohemian beads and gold rimmed rose-colored aviators added style. A chunky ring, thin bracelet and long charm on her belly piercing were her jewels for the day. Vanessa’s funky blonde-tipped brunette locks were loosely pulled up into a ponytail that screamed ‘weekend hair style.’ Her sister Stella looked equally as cute in a white T-shirt and matching beaded necklace. At one point the girls stepped into The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf for what looked like iced coffees. That purchase must have been credit, not cash, as Stella walked out of the coffee shop with a credit card clutched in one of her hands. The big cover up: The 24-year-old and her younger sister Stella wear matching beaded necklaces as they both hide their faces after a stretch session and a stop at The Coffee Bean and Tea Leaf The Spring Breakers actress, who is dating The Carrie Diaries star Austin Butler, 22, told the October issue of Marie Claire magazine: ‘I am so comfortable with myself. Honing in on what I love and what makes me powerful.

Vanessa Hudgens speaks out on nude photo scandal: ‘That was by far the worst moment of my career’

It makes sense that the ultimate spring break party flick would require its actresses to push a few boundaries, but “Spring Breakers” star Vanessa Hudgens says she was more than just a little uncomfortable letting the trashy side take over. “The thing I was most scared of was the sex scene and the nudity issue behind all of it,” Hudgens, 24, told MTV News . “I was not down to show this.” RELATED: SPRING BREAKERS TRAILER: DISNEY DARLINGS GO WILD Gesturing to her chest in the sit-down interview, she refers to a wild threesome scene she has in the movie with costars James Franco and Ashley Benson. “There were like a few little portions that I was like, ‘Can we please get rid of that?'” she said, adding that director Harmony Korine was understanding and supportive about her discomfort. “It was like a great compromise. I think that it turns out really beautiful and artistic.” Michael Muller James Franco, Vanessa Hudgens, Selena Gomez, Ashley Benson and Rachel Korine star in ‘Spring Breakers’ out March 22. Hudgens, who shot to fame in Disney channel’s “High School Musical,” has been guarded about her image since 2007, when a leaked photo showing the good girl posing nude made its way around the web. RELATED: GOMEZ, HUDGENS ARE BIKINI GIRLS GONE WILD “That was just a really sh—y situation that sucked,” she said in a recent interview with Paper magazine . “That was by far the worst moment of my career.” The buzzed about flick, out March 22, also stars fellow Disney darling Selena Gomez, 20, shedding her clean-teen image for the raunchier role. “It was just kind of like, ‘This is crazy! This is happening!'” said Hudgens.