, has stayed out of the spotlight for nearly two decades, but the former model is now ready to return to Hollywood -- after she first opens up about her past and marriage to action movie star Steven Seagal in a forthcoming memoir, of course. so they could grow up with real people -- the kids of gas pump attendants, plumbers and real family people." actress Adrienne La Russa) had an affair with the couple's nanny, Arrissa Wolf.PHOTOS: Hollywood's ugliest divorces "When I split with Steven [Seagal], the divorce was very ugly, and details of the case were on the evening news," the British star, now 53, told the U. "I didn't want my kids seeing it, so I simply got rid of the TV. The pair ultimately called it quits and Le Brock retreated to a life away from the cameras. I decided to swap my old life in Beverly Hills for a new one in the country, in Santa Barbara." The actress set up residence in a sprawling ranch house in Santa Barbara, Calif., she told the , and then stayed put. "To work the land full time keeps me so fit that I haven't worked out in seven years.Seagal spent 15 years in Asia, studying Eastern philosophy and occasionally choreographing martial arts fight scenes in movies, having worked with stars such as Sean Connery and Toshiro Mifune.When he returned to the United States, he opened a martial arts academy and became a bodyguard for such celebrities as Kelly Le Brock and Hollywood agent Michael Ovitz.'When I split with Steven, the divorce was very ugly, and details of the case were on the evening news.I didn't want my kids seeing it, so I simply got rid of the TV.
Seagal later traveled to Japan at the age of 17 where he taught English, studied Zen and perfected his martial arts, eventually earning black belts in aikido, karate, judo and kendo.
He's just a simple country boy like me, so I got along with him really well.
Can you talk a bit about how your fighting style has evolved throughout your career?
Not only has he hinted at having been involved with the CIA, but he also raised suspicion in regards to his work with the Tibetan freedom fighters.
Woman in red: Kelly Le Brock, who found fame in the '80s in such films as Woman In Red and was once wed to actor Steven Seagal, has offered a look at her life on a sprawling ranch in Santa Barbara, California 'I admit, I became a hermit,' says Kelly, 53.