Brooke Shields tells all about her celebrity romances, her mom and her crazy life as a child star. Subscribe now for instant access to our exclusive PEOPLE cover story and excerpt from her new book. They were close from the moment they met. When Brooke Shields first met Michael Jackson at the age of 13, she says, “We were like two little kids.” “From the day we met, we saw something of ourselves in each other,” says the star, 49, who opens up about her history of celeb romances in her new memoir … read more

There may be no movie that better epitomizes the bond of female friendship than “Steel Magnolias.” Released 25 years ago this week, it’s become a touchstone — mothers share the film with their daughters, teen girls turn to it as a sleepover staple and men of all ages find themselves taken with the tale of six brassy Southern ladies (Sally Field, Dolly Parton, Shirley MacLaine, Daryl Hannah, Olympia Dukakis and Julia Roberts) faced with one grave tragedy. Initial reviews were mixed, but it became … read more

“I’ve been unbelievably lucky to meet an extraordinary variety of people and also to travel between many spectrums – that’s always been fascinating to me,” says Anjelica Huston, who has just published her second volume of memoir, Watch Me, the follow-up to last year’s chronicle of her Irish childhood, A Story Lately Told. Her latest picks up when Huston is a newcomer to Hollywood; within pages she meets Jack Nicholson, with whom she had a 17-year on-and-off love affair. “Jack’s easy to love,” … read more