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Brigitte Nielsen Blown Away by Rihanna's Compliments

February 5, 2010 (3:09 am) GMT
Brigitte Nielsen shares her experience when she was stunned after the 'Umbrella' hitmaker praised her at 2010 People's Choice Awards.

boasts an A-list fan base - R 'n' B beauty has hailed the 46-year-old Danish actress as a style icon. The model-turned-screen star was stunned at the recent the 36th Annual People's Choice Awards in Los Angeles when the "Umbrella" hitmaker ran up to her and began showering her in compliments.

And Nielsen is delighted to have influenced the young stars of today. She tells Dansk magazine, "At the People's Choice Awards, Rihanna came up to me and said, 'Brigitte, can I just be you for one day?' "

"I'm like, start off bleaching that hair, girl! I always take it as a compliment - I'm very proud of what I've accomplished. The ideas and trends that we created through the years influenced so many things."

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