After being away for more than two years, Raquel Welch made a public appearance at the Beverly Hills building where Heritage Auctions is headquartered on Friday.
The 81-year-old actress, who gained popularity in the 1960s for her seductive appeal, wore a casual ensemble consisting of a white blouse, black leggings, and platform shoes. She wore a straw hat and had stylish eyewear.
After being silent since early 2019, Welch’s fans were thrilled to see her again in public. She was observed in the open and appeared to be doing well.
The performer told the site that she prefers to maintain a “low profile” despite her lengthy career in the spotlight and appearances in movies like “Bedazzled,” “The Biggest Bundle of Them All,” and “One Million Years B.C.”
Despite this, Welch acknowledged that there are times when it is “good to be noticed.” For instance, she claims it might be “good to be seen and have people say hi” when she goes out with friends.
According to her, it is preferable for actors and actresses to remain unseen and that it is much better not to be seen. She is appreciative that people are still curious about her professional life.
The Golden Globe-winning actress was well-known for her notable film roles and numerous high-profile relationships. She was married to James Westley Welch, Patrick Curtis, André Weinfeld, and actor Richie Palmer. Her private life was frequently covered by the media.
Jo Raquel Tejada, born in Chicago and given the name Welch, has been single for more than ten years since divorcing Palmer in 2008. Welch has been living alone for over ten years and is still working through the consequences of her divorce.
She claimed that while she enjoys the company of men, she is too independent and self-centered to date them in an interview from 2011.
She added that although there are less attractive people her age now, she is still open to dating. She continued by saying that although she is a strong-minded woman, she doesn’t mind traditional roles for men and women.
The actress doesn’t seem to be easily intimidated, and many men might be scared to try and build a relationship with her, according to what she says. “I might not be too motivated either,” she continued.