I have a 3,500-word interview/profile with Oprah Winfrey online at the Sun’s website. In the piece, Winfrey talks candidly about being "humiliated," "sexually harassed" and ultimately deciding that TV news was not for her during her years in Baltimore. The woman pictured here, Winfrey in her early twenties, is the one I write about in that story.
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How did Pitt transform himself from the free-spirited cowboy hitchhiker in Thelma & Louise to the stern father who escorts his sons to church every Sunday in this weekend’s Palme d’Or-winning drama?. In Terrence Malick’s Tree of Life, Brad Pitt assumes the role of 1950s disciplinarian whose no-nonsense form of parenting complicates the evolution of his own offspring.
The studio's comedy seque is not only on track to open at more than $100 million at the box office over the Memorial Day weekend, potentially setting a record for an R-rated movie, but it might be the raunchiest film ever given a massive global release by a Hollywood studio.
21 Jump Street (1987)After a few small roles (including Oliver Stone’s Oscar-winning Platoon and Wes Craven’s Nightmare on Elm Street), Depp got his big Hollywood break when he was chosen to replace Jeff Yagher in Fox’s ’80s cop series. As Tommy Hanson, a baby-faced undercover agent who investigates high school crimes, Depp became a teen idol almost instantly. As soon as his contract expired in 1990, however, Depp fled the series to explore more substantive work — only, as it turns out, to return 20 years later for a cameo in Hollywood’s big screen adaptation.