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Past Breaking the Silence Events

  • 2016    Tom Arnold, actor, comedian, and writer
  • 2015    Jeffrey Tambor, Emmy award winning actor
  • 2014    Chris Lawford, Patrick Kennedy & David Sheff, actor, congressman, and author.
  • 2013....Glenn and Jessie Close, award-winning actress and her sister.
  • 2012....Amanda Beard, Olympic Gold Medalist in swimming.
  • 2011    Jane Pauley, award winning journalist.
  • 2010    Dorothy Hamill, Olympic Gold Medalist in figure skating.
  • 2009    Steve Lopez, author of The Soloist.
  • 2008    Joe Pantoliano, Emmy winning actor.
  • 2007    Jennifer Holliday, Tony Award winning actress.
  • 2006    Patty Duke, Kathy Cronkite & Judy Collins in ‘A Journey Together’,  celebrating 25 years.
  • 2005    Dick Cavett, Emmy winning talk show host.
  • 2004    Patty Duke, Academy and Emmy award winning actress.
  • 2003    Judy Collins, Grammy award winning singer and songwriter.
  • 2002    Sylvia Nasar, author of A Beautiful Mind.
  • 2001    Carrie Fisher, actress and author.
  • 2000    Kathy Cronkite, writer, journalist and author.
  • 1999    Rosalynn Carter, Former First Lady and mental health advocate.
  • 1998    Art Buchwald, author, humorist, and Pulitzer Prize winner.
  • 1997    Mariette Hartley, Emmy award winning actress.