David Bowie Shared His Invisible Mask

By | October 9, 2019

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David Bowie starred as the Goblin King in Labyrinth. (vanityfair.com)

You may remember David Bowie as the innovative and influential English singer, songwriter, and actor who elevated rock concerts to a theatrical level and tragically died in 2016 along with a slew of other beloved entertainers. David Bowie was certainly provocative, creative, and groundbreaking in his professional life, but fans rarely got a glimpse of the notoriously private superstar's personal life. One story that was recently shared about the performer does, however, give us insight into the mind of David Bowie. Here is the story of the time David Bowie shared his invisible mask. 

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Bowie had a unique way of connecting with people. (independent.ie)

A 30-Year Secret

Though we're only just learning about this story, it took place about 30 years ago. According to a man named Paul Magrs, it happened at a private London screening for David Bowie's soon-to-be-released fantasy film, Labyrinth, the 1986 Jim Henson work that featured the legendary rocker as the Goblin King.