Former child star actor Todd Bridges recently appeared on the Wendy Williams show to promote his new book and discuss how his publicistÂ molested him at the tender age of 12. Bridges, now 44, is best known for his role as “Willis” on the television series Diff’rent Strokes. Like most childhood stars, BridgesÂ turned to drugs later in life.Â After being molested, heÂ turned to his co-star, Dana Plato, who comforted him due to the confusion of his sexuality. In a turn of events, Janet Jackson was casted as his girlfriend on Different Strokes, and became his girlfriend in real life. In a quote, Bridges stated, ” he made me believe there was not a difference between men and women…”Â View the video above for the rest of the story.