James Spada is a celebrated author who has written many books on Hollywood and the personalities behind its magic.
James is a Hollywood insider who brings a fresh and intimate approach to his celebrity insights.
In a grey jacket, with matching stretch trousers, she guides me past the John Singer Sargent portraits lining the stairwell and settles me in her drawing room, where I’m told to “enjoy the view for a moment” as she finishes getting dressed. A shocking-blue pool perches up on the rocks above the yawning Pacific, and on either side of the main house the estate extends over three acres.
There’s a rose garden, a rustic mill house with a 14-feet-high water wheel and a cottage nicknamed “Grandma’s house” filled with handmade quilts.
In 1970 he got his big break in movies and made the most of it: his role in the wildly popular tearjerker Love Story won him a Best Actor nomination.
Because O’Neal had not yet divorced his second wife, the lovely actress Leigh Taylor-Young, Barbra and Ryan attempted to keep their relationship under wraps.
(Photo Credit: Getty Images) “There isn’t any pressure to put a label on it yet, but they’re excited to see where this [relationship] might go,” the insider added.His father was a milkman and later worked at an oil company as an accountant. She is an American historian and environmental activist.They met in Los Angeles in 1957 and after one year, they tied the knot.Redford won the Academy Award for Best Director in 1981 for directing Ordinary People.He was previously nominated for Best Actor in 1974 for his performance in The Sting, and went on to receive Best Director and Best Picture nominations in 1995 for Quiz Show.