She is also renowned as a social critic and television host.
Whoopi Goldberg was born on 13 November 1955 in Manhattan, New York City, New York of United States to parents; mother Emma Johnson and father Robert James Johnson Jr. She is a dropout student from Washington Irving High School.
Often during the night she “clings, weeps and talks in words I cannot understand, and it is not always my name she calls out in the dark.” This unraveling is too much for Langella, who never spent a full night with her, leaving her to wake up from her hangovers the next morning alone.
ANNE BANCROFT “Actors are angry babies,” Langella writes.
No one knew her memory problems were the beginning signs of the Alzheimer’s disease that would later kill her.
“And I know of no baby angrier than Anne Bancroft.” Langella met Bancroft, a k a Mrs.
Robinson, in 1966 when the two co-starred in the play “A Cry of Players.” The two were never lovers, only frenemies, as Langella noticed early on that she had a “galloping narcissism that often undermined her talents.” She threw hissy fits when co-stars (like Langella did in “Players”) got a louder round of applause and was prone to scenes of hypochondria during shoots.
Her annual salary from the show is two million dollars.
She has a mouth-watering net worth of million dollars.