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Julie Andrews reveals she refused to take cocaine at a party when the hosts tried to pressure her into it because they 'wanted to see how Mary Poppins would react' Andrews, 84, revealed her and late husband Blake Edwards were offered the class A drug while at a house party of 'a very powerful agent' She said: 'A group of guests were doing lines of coke in the living room. During dinner, the coke was passed around as dessert 'When it was offered to Blake and me, we both declined. The hosts began pushing me hard, curious to see how Mary Poppins would react' Calling the peer pressure to take the drug 'intense', she said of her husband: 'Blake came to my aid. "She doesn’t need any of that stuff," he said 

By Roxy Simons For Mailonline

Published: 01:36 GMT, 17 November 2019 | Updated: 03:16 GMT, 17 November 2019

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Julie Andrews refused an offer to take cocaine at a party, after the hosts said they 'wanted to see how Mary Poppins would react.'

Writing in her new book Home Work: A Memoir of My Years, the veteran actress, 84, revealed her and late husband Blake Edwards were offered the class A drug while at a house party of 'a very powerful agent.'

Discussing the incident, she wrote: 'When we arrived at the house, we were confronted by a classic "scene" for those days, but one that I had yet to witness.

Turning it down: Julie Andrews revealed in her book that she refused to take cocaine at a party after being subjected to 'intense' pressure (pictured in 2002 with late husband Blake Edwards)

Turning it down: Julie Andrews revealed in her book that she refused to take cocaine at a party after being subjected to 'intense' pressure (pictured in 2002 with late husband Blake Edwards)

'A group of guests were doing lines of coke in the living room. During dinner, the coke was passed around as dessert. 

'When it was offered to Blake and me, we both

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