Past Breaking the Silence Events

  • 2017 Darryl Strawberry, professional baseball player.
  • 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.