Now, 40 years later, Bo Derek is ashamed, she tells Interview magazine.
“I just hate myself when I think about doing that,” she said.
Although they were not officially married at this time, Linda and Mick lied to their family for years that they actually were.
After Linda's (John Peacock) she became bulimic but did not tell Mick or her mother, although they knew and didn't tell her in fear of making it worse.
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Since she was a teenager, Linda has been dating Mick Carter.She would co-star with him 20 years later on Dynasty.After several guest roles in The Adventures of Ozzie and Harriet between 1960–62, and guest appearances on television series such as Wagon Train and Outlaws, Evans gained her first regular role in 1965 in The Big Valley. And then, when all this happened, I was at least halfway responsible for some serious pain she went through.” Over the years when Derek would see Evans, the actress was “very gracious and kind.” She had even run into Evans the day before speaking with Interview and said, “she was just as fabulous and wonderful as ever. She dropped out of school and when she turned 18, they returned to the states. Derek and longtime partner, actor John Corbett, live in Santa Ynez, Calif., and she reflected on the scandal she was involved in decades ago. “I don't know why I never put it together, being responsible for the breakup of their marriage, but the dots didn't connect for a while. Some people could say it was meant to be, though, because I was with him until he died. “I feel terrible about it.” Derek explains that she did not know who he was but his then-wife, who starred in “Dynasty,” was someone “whom I worshipped and adored, and who was so kind to me. That will never change.” When the director and teen fell in love, they moved to Europe so he could avoid statutory rape charges.