Cape Town – Pictures of a woman strongly resembling Blake Lively, taking nude cellphone shots of herself, has leaked online, reports 2oceansvibe.com
US gossip site Yeeah
leaked the pictures of Lively taking naked snaps of herself in front of a mirror on Wednesday. The pictures have spread quickly among major gossip websites.
"Blake Lively won't be happy about this," said celebrity blogger Perez Hilton, noting that the 23-year-old starlet has just reportedly started dating Leonardo DiCaprio.
Rival site Zap2It, noting the early-generation iPhone and different shaped nose, suggested the pictures were several years old.
In a statement to Celebuzz
Lively's representative said "the photos which have just surfaced on various websites including Perez Hilton and Zap2it.com are 100% FAKE".
"Blake has never taken nude photos of herself. Blake will pursue legal action against the publication which initially published these photographs and any other outlets that republish them in any manner."
Lively rose to fame in the teen television soap Gossip Girl
, and had a sex scene in the 2010 crime thriller The Town
. Earlier this year she signed on as the new face of French fashion house Chanel's Mademoiselle handbag ad campaign.
To see the pictures, click here
. (Warning: Nudity, NSFW)