Anna Nicole Smith's good friend says the mannequin's father 'tried to have intercourse' with Smith when he met her as an grownup

  • Anna Nicole Smith’s good friend Missy Byrum says the mannequin informed her that her father tried to sexually assault her. 
  • Smith’s brother Donnie Hogan initially denied the claims however then mentioned it “could possibly be true.” 
  • Smith’s father pleaded responsible to statutory rape when she was a toddler and spent six months in jail. 

Anna Nicole Smith’s estranged father allegedly “tried to have intercourse together with her” when she met him for the primary time as an grownup in 1993, Smith’s good friend says within the new Netflix documentary “Anna Nicole Smith: You Do not Know Me.” 

Melissa “Missy” Byrum, a detailed good friend of Smith’s who additionally mentioned she was Smith’s former lover, recalled the Guess mannequin describing the incident to her. In line with Byrum, Smith informed her concerning the alleged incident after Smith, then 24, had taken a visit to satisfy up together with her father Donald Hogan and her half-brother Donnie Hogan for the primary time as an grownup. 

“She informed me that her father had tried to have intercourse together with her,” Byrum mentioned. She added that Smith had tears in her eyes and was “so, so disillusioned” that her imaginative and prescient of what her father could be like was shattered.

Missy Byrum and Anna Nicole Smith.

Missy Byrum and Anna Nicole Smith.


As recounted within the documentary, Smith, who’d been primarily raised by her mom and different relations, had employed a personal detective to trace down Hogan. After talking to Hogan on the cellphone, Smith flew out her father and brother to hitch her at her Playmate of the 12 months celebration at Hugh Hefner’s Playboy mansion in Los Angeles. Byrum mentioned Smith informed her that Hogan tried to have intercourse together with her quickly after the celebration.

When first questioned concerning the incident within the documentary, Smith’s half-brother Donnie denied that Hogan had tried to have intercourse with Smith. Then he backtracked.

“I would not put it previous him. I assume I wasn’t there on a regular basis, so it could possibly be true,” he mentioned. Donnie referred to as his father a “monster.”

Smith was a child when Hogan was kicked out of the home for raping Smith’s aunt, who was 10 years outdated on the time. After pleading responsible and spending six months in jail, he began a brand new household. Donna Hogan, Smith’s half-sister, alleges in her 2007 ebook Prepare Wreck: The Life and Dying of Anna Nicole Smith that Hogan was a violent alcoholic who “abused all the opposite ladies in his life, together with me, his personal daughter.” 

Hogan died in 2009.