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Kristy McNichol News





Kristy McNichol 'Overwhelmed' By Fan Support After 'Coming Out'

January 12th, 2012 11:15am EST
Kristy McNichol
Kristy McNichol has thanked fans for their support since she 'came out' as a lesbian, insisting, "I'm overwhelmed with the love."

The retired actress made a return to the spotlight earlier this month to announce she's been living with her partner Martie Allen for two decades.

The former Empty Nest star admits she decided to 'come out' to help bullied teens feel more comfortable with their sexuality, but she's been stunned by the positive response.

She tells People.com, "I'm overwhelmed with the love and support of my family, friends and fans."

Her publicist Jeff Ballard adds, "Krist...
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Kristy McNichol 'Comes Out' In Hopes To Help Bullied Kids

January 8th, 2012 2:30pm EST
Kristy McNichol
Actress Kristy McNichol has 'come out' as a lesbian in a bid to help kids who are tormented about their sexuality.

The 49-year-old former child star of TV hit Empty Nest and cult film Two Moon Junction dropped off Hollywood's radar in the late 1990s when she retired from acting - but now she's making a brief return to the spotlight to help bullied teens.

Announcing his client has been living with her partner Martie Allen for two decades, McNichol's publicist Jeff Ballard tells People.com, "(She) is sad about kids being bullied. She hopes that coming out can help kids who need support. She...
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Starpulse Answers Your Burning Questions

July 7th, 2008 1:42pm EDT
Tawny Kitaen
1.) Starpulse user bren71 asks, "When does 'Celebrity Rehab' season 2 start?"

"Grease" star Jeff Conaway, Rod Stewart's son Sean, model Amber Smith, Rodney King, American Idol contestant Nikki McKibbon, Guns N' Roses star Steven Adler, and actress Tawny Kitaen will participate in the second season of "Celebrity Rehab With Dr. Drew." Gary Busey, who has been sober for 13 years, will also be on the show to offer support to the stars. Season two will air on VH1 in October.

2). mark15 asks, "Why is Sarah Michelle Gellar not doing the Alice McVille movie anymore?

Earlier this mo...
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Pulse Patrol: The 'Weakly' Round-up Of User Comments

June 23rd, 2008 1:15pm EDT
Norbit
Each week the editors at Starpulse will be highlighting the best responses and remarks to news stories and celebrity topics that we've come across.

News Highlights = This week’s most interesting comments were made on the “Jamie Lynn’s A Baby Mama” story, “Tori Spelling’s Dead Dog” story and “Rocker’s with Bad Grillz,” as well as the future of Selena Gomez.

Topic Highlights= No love for Anne Hathaway and Ellen DeGeneres. Also, we had a well written tirade against Kristy McNichol of all people. Much love for Katy Perry and Rachael Ray, as well as some unknown affection for Paris H...
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The Best Movies About Summer Camp

May 16th, 2008 8:30am EDT
Camp Nowhere
Ahh, summer camp. It conjures up musty cabins, s'mores, mosquitoes, swimming, summer romance, and much more. Once kids have the summer sun in their sight line, they're ready to toss aside their textbooks and number 2 pencils for the dewy grass and sparkling lakes that only summer camp can provide. Want to get a jump start on the seasonal spirit? Then check out the following summer camp films:

Fat Camp

Judd Apatow's (Knocked Up, Superbad) first foray into film was with the 1995 childhood classic Heavyweights, so it should be no surprise that it has taken the "Best Film About Fat...
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Celebrity Birthdays, September 11

September 11th, 2007 3:00am EDT
Moby
Happy Birthday to: "Jurassic Park" actress Ariana Richards (1979), Chimaira drummer Andols Herrick (1979), singer/songwriter Ben Lee (1978), Coldplay guitarist Jon Buckland (1977), rapper/actor Ludacris (1977), Jamaican dancehall musician Elephant Man (1976), British singer Richard Ashcroft (1971), Letters to Cleo singer Kay Hanley (1968), New Orleans singer Harry Connick, Jr. (1967), techno icon Moby (1965), bassist Victor Wooten (1964), actress Kristy McNichol (1962), actress Elizabeth Daily (1962), "Sideways" actress Virginia Madsen (1961), "Gilmore Girls" actor Scott Patterson (1958), "...
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Celebrity Birthdays, September 11

September 11th, 2006 3:00am EDT
Moby
Happy Birthday to: "Jurassic Park" actress Ariana Richards (1979), Chimaira drummer Andols Herrick (1979), singer/songwriter Ben Lee (1978), Coldplay guitarist Jon Buckland (1977), rapper/actor Ludacris (1977), Jamaican dancehall musician Elephant Man (1976), British singer Richard Ashcroft (1971), Letters to Cleo singer Kay Hanley (1968), New Orleans singer Harry Connick, Jr. (1967), techno icon Moby (1965), bassist Victor Wooten (1964), actress Kristy McNichol (1962), actress Elizabeth Daily (1962), "Sideways" actress Virginia Madsen (1961), "Gilmore Girls" actor Scott Patterson (1958), "...
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