Get Your Fresh Intelligence Daily

SUBMIT

Caitlyn Jenner's 30 Most Shocking REVELATIONS From 'Vanity Fair' –– Suicide Attempt, Plastic Surgery, Vicious Fights & Flashing Boobs!

Caitlyn Jenner Vanity Fair Interview

Sep. 22 2016, Updated 7:22 p.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to TwitterShare to Email

Caitlyn Jenner opened up for the first time to Vanity Fair about her transition and RadarOnline.com has a gallery of the 30 most shocking revelations from the interview.

Article continues below advertisement
Caitlyn Jenner Vanity Fair Interview

‘Bruce Jenner: The Interview’ with Diane Sawyer on ABC

//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: ABC

Son Burt Jenner said that dealing with a famous parent made the transition more difficult, telling Vanity Fair: "It would have been much easier if she hadn't won the Olympics."

Article continues below advertisement

EXCLUSIVE: **PREMIUM RATES APPLY**STRICTLY NO WEB UNTIL 2AM PST APRIL 26th 2015** Smiling Bruce Jenner looks happy the morning after Diane Sawyer interview aired

//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Splash News

Caitlyn admitted her flaws as a parent in the interview, saying, "I have made a lot of mistakes raising the four Jenner kids," referring to her older children. "I had times not only dealing with my own issues but exes ... there was a lot of turmoil in my life ... and I wasn't as close to my kids as I should have been."

Article continues below advertisement

Bruce Jenner Sighting at Parker Meridian Hotel – June 26, 1985

//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Getty Images

In the 1980s, when she started an attempted transition, her kids said she was a better parent. Her daughter Cassandra said Caitlyn "was moving towards her authentic self," but wished things had been different. "I would happily have traded a distant father for a loving, involved mom."

Article continues below advertisement

‘Bruce Jenner: The Interview’ with Diane Sawyer on ABC

//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos

Her son Brandon saw Caitlyn for the first time after the surgery, and "she pulled up her top to reveal her new breasts," much to his shock. "Whoa, I'm still your son," he gently reminded her.

Article continues below advertisement
//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Vanity Fair

There was a major "disagreement over the upcoming E! docu-series," Graydon Carter's magazine reported. "The children believe that with the right producers the show could be wonderful on multiple levels," but there was "concern that the show would devolve into maximum mayhem and minimum social awareness."

Article continues below advertisement
//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Vanity Fair

Caitlyn admitted that perhaps the older children made the right choice by not participating in her new show. "I think it's better for the show right now. It keeps me on point and doesn't distract with all the family issues."

Article continues below advertisement
//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Vanity Fair

Caitlyn revealed why she has come forward in such a public fashion. "I'm not doing it for money. I'm doing it to help my soul and help other people. If I can make a dollar, I am certainly not stupid." Still, she said, "You don't go out and change your gender for a television show."

Article continues below advertisement

‘Bruce Jenner: The Interview’ with Diane Sawyer on ABC

//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: ABC

Her mother Esther Jenner told the magazine she had doubts about Caitlyn's true intention. "I woke up one night and all I was thinking about is … ‘Is this all about making money?' And that was bothering me ... I don't know if it was both she and Kris or mainly Kris, it seemed like their lifestyle was about money."

Article continues below advertisement

‘Bruce Jenner: The Interview’ with Diane Sawyer on ABC

//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: ABC

Her crowning glory was not on the field but doing the Vanity Fair photo shoot; she said that "was better than winning the gold medal."

Article continues below advertisement

‘Bruce Jenner: The Interview’ with Diane Sawyer on ABC

//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: ABC

The older Jenner kids refused to participate in her new E! series -- at one point she swore at them, and said she felt "terribly disappointed and terribly hurt."

Article continues below advertisement
//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: TED

Two weeks after the surgery, Caitlyn listened to Monica Lewinsky's TED talk on cyber-bullying and was inspired.

Article continues below advertisement

Dorothy Hamill

//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Getty Images

As an Olympian she was hindered. "I could not really cross dress ... I tried to grow my hair out as much as I could without getting yelled at."

Article continues below advertisement
//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Getty Images

She said she was living a lie after her Olympics fame skyrocketed. "Underneath my suit, I'd have a bra and pantyhose, and this and that, and thinking to myself, they know nothing about me."

Article continues below advertisement

Various Personalities – Bruce Jenner

//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Getty Images

"I walk off the stage and I feel like a liar," she said about the struggles she had when making public appearances. "And I would say ‘F**k, I can't tell my story.' There's so much more to me than those 48 hours in the stadium."

Article continues below advertisement

1978 Sports Celebrities Awards Party

//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Getty Images

She used a rubber band to try on her first wife's bras, but when she was asked about it, denied knowledge of doing so.

Article continues below advertisement

1978 Sports Celebrities Awards Party

//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Getty Images

Caitlyn said the lying finally became too much and she confessed to Chrystie. "That's why the rubber band. Because I've been wearing your clothes."

Article continues below advertisement
//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Vanity Fair

Unlike her relationship with Kris Jenner, Caitlyn told Chrystie about her desire to transition. Caitlyn "told me she always wanted to be a woman. She told me as a little kid how that felt. She told me of different fantasies that she had, related to loving women."

Article continues below advertisement

“Battle of the Network Stars” Taping – February 5, 1977

//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Getty Images

She said that a physical relationship now is the furthest thing on her mind. "If you have a list of 10 reasons to transition, sex would be number 10."

Article continues below advertisement

Bruce Jenner

//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Getty Images

Her relationship with her ex-wives was so bad, that she intentionally missed her daughter Cassandra's birth.

Article continues below advertisement

Bruce Jenner

//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Getty Images

The 80s were "the dark years" and she admitted "the gender issues were big at that time. I had ignored them for so long, but I was aging."

Article continues below advertisement
//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Vanity Fair

Caitlyn revealed that after meeting Kris Jenner, and learning about her family, she decided to date her because "she comes with as much baggage as I do."

Article continues below advertisement

Kardashian Jenner Family Portrait

//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Getty Images

Caitlyn says Kris Jenner set up rules, like she could cross-dress "when she was traveling on her own, but not at home." Kris denies that there were any rules.

Article continues below advertisement

INF – 2015 NBC Universal Cable Entertainment Upfront

//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Splash News

"The older Jenner children maintain that Kris essentially turned on them." Kris said she and Caitlyn stopped seeing the children because "you just got to a point where it became exhausting to be embattled all the time. We weren't getting anywhere with constantly asking to see the kids and not getting a yes."

Article continues below advertisement

Kris Jenner arrives at the Chanel fashion show carrying a Karl Lagerfeld keychain

//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Splash News

Caitlyn became more involved with the Kardashian children than her own. Her son Burt says he didn't see Caitlyn more than twice a year for almost 10 years.

Article continues below advertisement

‘Bruce Jenner: The Interview’ with Diane Sawyer on ABC

//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: ABC

She revealed the problems in her relationship with Kris. "A lot of times she wasn't very nice. People would see how I got mistreated. She controlled the money … all that kind of stuff."

Article continues below advertisement
//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Vanity Fair

Kris said she didn't explain her gender dysphoria until they divorced, adding, "It was the most passive-aggressive thing I think I've ever experienced."

Article continues below advertisement
//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Vanity Fair

Kris hoped "that the gender dysphoria would somehow go away," and made excuses. "You always think in the back of your mind, I can live with this. I can fix this … if I just do this it's going to be ok."

Article continues below advertisement

Kendall Jenner and Kris Jenner touch down at JFK Airport in NYC

//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Splash News

Caitlyn hosted "girls' nights" casual occasions with food and wine where she would dress "as desired, and feel natural and comfortable in the presence of women."

Article continues below advertisement
//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Vanity Fair

She told Vanity Fair that her reasons for making the transition were deeper than just for a reality show. "I'm not doing this to be interesting. I'm doing this to live."

Article continues below advertisement
//caitlyn jenner vanity fair interview  shocking revelations photos
Source: Vanity Fair

Caitlyn said she couldn't live another day without making a change. "If I was lying on my deathbed and I had kept this secret and never ever did anything about it, I would be lying there saying, ‘You just blew your entire life.'"

Advertisement

© Copyright 2021 Radar Media Group LLC. Radar and RadarOnline are registered trademarks. All Rights Reserved. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services on this website. Offers may be subject to change without notice.