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Garcelle Beauvais has opened up about including her alleged 'scary' encounter with Bill Cosby in her new memoir Love Me As I Am.
The topic came up as Beauvais, 55, met up with Dorit Kemsley and revealed she was busy recording the audio version of her then yet-to-be released memoir on the latest episode of The Real Housewives Of Beverly Hills.
Beauvais admitted she was 'a little scared' releasing the book as she was 'telling stories that I've never told.'
'I'm a little scared': Garcelle Beauvais opened up about including her alleged encounter with Bill Cosby in her new memoir, Love Me As I Am
Beauvais said some of her stories 'may shock people' but was praised by Dorit for still including them.
She then mentioned Cosby by name in a confessional: 'There are stories in the book that I never talked about,' she admitted. 'I had an experience with Bill Cosby. That was really scary.'
'There were things I thought I had peace around, and when writing the book I realized, "No, there's no peace around that, it's still haunting you,"' she added.
Garcelle opened up about her encounter with the star, which allegedly occurred during the 1980s, during an interview on Radio Andy earlier this year.
New book: Garcelle opened up about her encounter with the star, which allegedly occurred during the 1980s, during an interview on Radio Andy earlier this year
Garcelle, who was modeling in the 1980s, recalled she received word from her agency that the Grammy winner wanted her phone number.
'At the time, he was everybody's dad. He was bigger than life.'
The young actress agreed and quickly received a call from TV icon who, she said, told her 'I've seen you around and I think you'd be great for the show. I'm going to offer you a small part, but I also think education is really important.'
Small part: The RHOBH star claimed the TV icon tracked her down and offered her a small part on the top rated sitcom. Seen here as a nurse in a 1986 episode
The Coming to America star explained she thought the last part of the conversation was 'really weird' because 'someone that I didn't really know' thought she needed more education.
According to her IMDB page, the