Nicole Richie’s hair caught on fire as she blew out the candles on a birthday cake.
The TV star celebrated her 40th birthday on Tuesday (02.09.21) and received a spectacular cake for this historic occasion.
However, Nicole’s birthday celebrations took a dramatic turn when she blew out the candles and the flames grabbed the tips of her hair.
Nicole then started screaming in fear, as the flames increased in size and she desperately tried to extinguish them with her hands.
The ‘Simple Life’ star was also helped by her friends and family, who joined her for the celebrations, and no one was seriously injured in the incident, according to ‘Entertainment Tonight’.
Nicole posted a video clip of the spooky moment on her Instagram page.
She captioned the video: âWellâ¦ so far 40 is [fire emojis] (sic) “
Some of Nicole’s showbiz pals quickly took to Instagram to respond to the dramatic video and ask if she’s okay now.
Naomi Campbell said, âHappy Birthday Cuz, are you alright Cuz.? May reign, that’s all. [hearts and cake emojis] (sic) “
Amy Schumer wrote in response: “Oh my gawwwd (sic)”
Katy Perry Said “WAIT NO WAIT OMG (sic)”
Elsewhere, former Destiny’s Child star Kelly Rowland wrote: “My heart just fell !!!! (sic)”
And Ellen Pompeo – who is best known for her lead role in “Grey’s Anatomy” – responded on social media: “HBD !!! Hope you are doing well!” [heart emoji] (sic “
Meanwhile, Nicole previously shared what she loved about filming “The Simple Life.”
The TV star appeared on the hit show alongside Paris Hilton, and she appreciated that it never got too intrusive.
She said: “I think one of my favorite things about ‘The Simple Life’ and one of my favorite things about it was, it really took us out of our daily lives and put us on in someone else’s world.
“So I was always able to maintain a level of privacy and have my own life.”