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Sharon Stone

Stone in Berlin in 2007
Born Sharon Yvonne Stone
March 10, 1958 (1958-03-10) (age 51)
Meadville, Pennsylvania, U.S.
Occupation Actress/Producer
Years active 1980–present
Spouse(s) George Englund, Jr.
Michael Greenburg (1984–1987)
Phil Bronstein (1998–2004)
.Sharon Yvonne Stone (born March 10, 1958) is an American actress, film producer, and former fashion model.^ Sharon Stone was born on the 10th of March 1958, in Meadville, Pennsylvania.
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^ Sharon Stone was born Sharon Vonne Stone in Meadville, Pennsylvania, USA on 10 March 1958.
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^ Sharon Stone was born on March 10, 1958, in Meadville, Pennsylvania, the second of four children.
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.She first achieved international recognition for her performance in the erotic thriller Basic Instinct.^ She first achieved international recognition for her performance in the erotic thriller Basic Instinct .

^ And after watching the star strip in new thriller Basic Instinct 2, magazine bosses have reportedly approached Sharon with a million dollar offer to pose again.
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^ Sharon famously showed her all in the thriller film Basic Instinct back in 1992.
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.She was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress and won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture Drama for her role in Casino.^ The 53rd Annual Golden Globe Awards .
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^ She was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress and won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture Drama for her role in Casino .

^ In between the two "Basic Instincts," Stone has been nominated for an Oscar and three Golden Globes (winning for her role in “Casino”), has been married and divorced, adopted two children, and is doing humanitarian work — raising millions of dollars for causes like AIDS research.
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Early life

.Stone was born in Meadville, Pennsylvania.^ Sharon Stone was born on the 10th of March 1958, in Meadville, Pennsylvania.
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^ Sharon Stone Television and movie actress Sharon Stone was born in Meadville, Pennsylvania.

^ Stone was born in Meadville , Pennsylvania .

.The second of four children, she is the daughter of Dorothy (née Lawson), an accountant and homemaker, and Joseph Stone, a tool and die manufacturer.^ She was the second of four children.

^ The second of four children, she is the daughter of Dorothy ( née Lawson), an accountant and homemaker , and Joseph Stone, a tool and die manufacturer.

^ The second of four children, she is the daughter of Joe and Dorothy Stone, who were blue collar workers.
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[1][2] .Stone graduated in 1975 from Saegertown High School in Saegertown, Pennsylvania, graduating early in an accelerated study program in conjunction with Edinboro University of Pennsylvania.^ Edinboro University of Pennsylvania, Edinboro, Pennsylvania, creative writing, fine arts, 1977 Saegertown High School, Saegertown, Pennsylvania Milestones .
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^ Stone graduated in 1975 from Saegertown High School in Saegertown, Pennsylvania , graduating early in an accelerated study program in conjunction with Edinboro University of Pennsylvania .

^ After graduating from high school, she briefly attended Edinboro.

.After graduating from high school, she briefly attended Edinboro.^ After graduating from high school, she briefly attended Edinboro.

^ While attending an all-girls Catholic high school in Los Angeles, Kardashian worked at her father's music marketing firm, Movie Tunes.
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^ Stone graduated in 1975 from Saegertown High School in Saegertown, Pennsylvania , graduating early in an accelerated study program in conjunction with Edinboro University of Pennsylvania .

.As a teenager, she worked at a fast food restaurant.^ As a teenager, she worked at a fast food restaurant .

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Career

1970s

.Stone won the title of Miss Crawford County in Meadville.^ Instead, she entered the county contest and won the title of Miss Crawford County in Meadville.
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^ Stone won the title of Miss Crawford County in Meadville in 1975.
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^ Stone won the title of Miss Crawford County in Meadville.

.One of the pageant judges said she should quit school and move to New York City to become a fashion model.^ One of the pageant judges said she should quit school and move to New York to become a model.
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^ One of the pageant judges said she should quit school and move to New York to become a fashion model.
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^ One of the pageant judges said she should quit school and move to New York City to become a fashion model .

.When her mother heard this, she agreed, and, in 1977 Stone left Meadville, moving in with an aunt in New Jersey.^ When her mother heard this, she agreed, and in 1977 Stone left Meadville, moving in with an aunt in New Jersey.
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^ When her mother heard this, she agreed, and, in 1977 Stone left Meadville, moving in with an aunt in New Jersey .

^ When her mother heard this, she agreed, and, in 1977 Stone left Meadville, moving in with an aunt in New Jersey.
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.Within four days of her arrival in New Jersey, she was signed by Ford Modeling Agency in New York.^ Within four days of her arrival in New Jersey, she was signed by Ford Modeling Agency in New York.
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^ Within four days of her arrival in New York City, Stone was signed with the prestigious Ford Modeling Agency.
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^ Within four days of her arrival in New Jersey, she was signed by the elite Ford Modeling Agency in New York.
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.After signing with Ford, Stone spent a few years modeling and appeared in TV commercials for Burger King, Clairol and Maybelline.^ After signing with Ford, Stone spent a few years modeling and appeared in TV commercials for Burger King , Clairol and Maybelline .

^ After joining the Ford Modeling Agency, Stone spent a few years modeling, and appeared in TV commercials for Burger King, Clairol and Maybelline, but she did not enjoy her work.
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^ Became a model in TV commercials.
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1980–1990

.While living in Europe, she decided to quit modeling and become an actress.^ While living in Europe , she decided to quit modeling and become an actress.

^ While living in Europe, she decided to quit modeling and become an actress.

^ While living in Europe she decided to quit modeling and become an actress.
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."So I packed my bags, moved back to New York, and stood in line to be an extra in a Woody Allen movie," she later recalled.^ She returned to New York, where almost immediately, she stood in line to be an extra in a Woody Allen movie.
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^ "So I packed my bags, moved back to New York, and stood in line to be an extra in a Woody Allen movie," she later recalled.
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^ After studying creative writing and fine arts, she decided to pursue a modeling career, and, after moving to New York, she signed on with the Eileen Ford agency.
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.While auditioning, she met Michelle Pfeiffer, who recognized her from the pageant she competed in, and the two became friends.^ While auditioning, she met Michelle Pfeiffer , who recognized her from the pageant she competed in, and the two became friends.

^ While auditioning, she met Michelle Pfeiffer, recognized her from the pageant she competed in, and the two began a friendship that lasts to this day.
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^ And then I was met by some of my friends, people who are very dear to me.
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.Stone was cast for a brief but memorable role in Allen's Stardust Memories (1980), and then had a speaking part a year later in the horror movie Deadly Blessing (1981).^ Her first speaking part, though, was in Wes Craven's horror movie, Deadly Blessing (1981).

^ Stone was cast for a brief but memorable role in Allen's Stardust Memories (1980) .
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^ Deadly Blessings was Sharon Stone's second movie and the first in which she has a speaking role.
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.When French director Claude Lelouch saw Stone in Stardust Memories, he was so impressed that he cast her in Les Uns et Les Autres (1982) starring James Caan.^ Les Uns et les autres .
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^ When French director Claude Lelouch saw Stone in Stardust Memories, he was so impressed that he cast her in Les Uns et Les Autres (1982) starring James Caan .

^ When French director Claude Lelouch saw Stone in Stardust Memories he was so impressed that he cast her in Les Uns et Les Autres (1982), starring James Caan.
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.She was only on screen for two minutes and did not appear in the credits.^ She was only on screen for two minutes and did not appear in the credits.

^ She was only on screen for two minutes, and didn't appear in the credits.
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^ She was only on screen for two minutes, and did not appear in the credits.
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.Her next role was in Irreconcilable Differences (1984), starring Ryan O'Neal, Shelley Long, and a young Drew Barrymore.^ Her next role was in Irreconcilable Differences (1984), starring Ryan O'Neal , Shelley Long , and a young Drew Barrymore .

^ Her next role was in Irreconcilable Differences (1984), starring Ryan O'Neal, Shelley Long, and a young Drew Barrymore.
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^ She was only on screen for two minutes, and did not appear in the credits.Her next role was in Irreconcilable Differences (1984), starring Ryan O'Neal, Shelley Long, and young Drew Barrymore.
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.Stone plays a starlet who breaks up the marriage of a successful director and his screenwriter wife.^ Stone plays a starlet who breaks up the marriage of a successful director and his screenwriter wife.
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^ Stone plays a starlet who breaks up the marriage of a sucessful director and his screenwriter wife.
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^ Stone has just wrapped up her lastest sideshow, the child custody hearings centered on Roan, the eight-year-old boy who Stone and her former husband, newspaperman Phil Bronstein, adopted during their six-year marriage.
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.The story was based on the real-life experience of director Peter Bogdanovich, his set designer wife Polly Platt and Cybill Shepherd, who as a young actress had starred in Bogdanovich's The Last Picture Show (1971), which co-starred Stone's mother-in-law Cloris Leachman and won her an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.^ She also earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress for the role.
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^ The story was based on the real-life experience of director Peter Bogdanovich, his set designer wife Polly Platt and Cybill Shepherd, who as a young actress had starred in Bogdanovich's The Last Picture Show (1971).
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^ The story was based on the real-life experience of director Peter Bogdanovich , his set designer wife Polly Platt and Cybill Shepherd , who as a young actress had starred in Bogdanovich's The Last Picture Show (1971), which co-starred Stone's mother-in-law Cloris Leachman and won her an Academy Award for Best Supporting Actress.

.The highlight of Stone's performance is when her cocaine-addict character plays Scarlett O'Hara in a musical pitched as a remake of Gone with the Wind.^ The highlight of Stone's performance is when her cocaine-addict character plays Scarlett O'Hara in a musical pitched as a remake of Gone with the Wind.
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^ The highlight of her performance is when her cocaine addict character plays Scarlett O'Hara in a musical pitched as a remake of Gone with the Wind.
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^ The highlight of her performance is when her cocaine addict character plays Scarlett O'Hara in a muscal remake of Gone With The Wind.
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.Through the rest of the 1980s she appeared in Action Jackson (1988), King Solomon's Mines (1985) and Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold (1987).^ Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold (1987) (movie) [Sharon Stone as Jesse Huston] .

^ Through the rest of the 1980s she appeared in Action Jackson (1988), King Solomon's Mines (1985) and Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold (1987).

^ Throughout the rest of the 1980s she appeared in seven movies of poor quality, such as King Solomon's Mines (1985), and Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold (1987).
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.She was nominated for a Razzie Award for Worst Actress for her performance in Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold.^ Her interrogation scene has become a classic in film history and her performance captivated everyone, from MTV viewers, who honored her with Most Desirable Female and Best Female Performance Awards, to a Golden Globe nomination for Best Actress.

^ She also earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress for the role.
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^ Nominated nine times, she won three, both as Worst Actress and Worst Screen Couple.
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.She also played the wife of Steven Seagal's character in Above the Law (1988).^ She also played the wife of Steven Seagal 's character in Above the Law (1988).

^ She also played the wife of Steven Seagal's character in Above the Law (1988).
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^ Later that year, she took a part on Magnum, P.I., the highest-rated television show at the time.Throughout the rest of the 1980s she appeared in several movies of poor quality, such as King Solomon's Mines (1985), and Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold (1987).She also played the wife of Steven Seagal's character in Above the Law (1988).
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.She appeared in a two-part episode of Magnum, P.I., titled "Echoes of the Mind", where she played identical twins, one a love interest of Tom Selleck's character.^ She appeared in a two-part episode of Magnum, P.I. , titled "Echoes of the Mind", where she played identical twins, one a love interest of Tom Selleck 's character.

^ She appeared in an episode of Magnum, P.I., titled "Echoes of the Mind", where she played a love interest of Thomas Magnum (1984).
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^ Synopsis: In the conclusion of Magnum, P.I.'s two-part Season Five opener, Magnum (Tom Selleck) doesn't know who to believe when twin sisters Diane and Deidre Dupres (both played by a pre-Basic Instinct Sharon Stone) accuse each other of having murderous intentions.
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.Also in 1988, Stone took over the role of Janice Henry for the filming of the miniseries War and Remembrance.^ Also in 1988, Stone took over the role of Janice Henry for the filming of the miniseries War and Remembrance .

^ Stone attempted a return to the mainstream with a role in the film Catwoman (2004); however, the film was a commercial and critical flop.
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^ The high points for Stone through the 1980s were few, though she did attract notice as Ryan O'Neal's conniving actress girlfriend in "Irreconcilable Differences" (1984) and as Robert Mitchum's daughter-in-law in the much-watched ABC miniseries "War and Remembrance" (1988).
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1990–2004

.Her appearance in Total Recall (1990) with Arnold Schwarzenegger gave Stone's career a jolt.^ Big break in 1990's Total Recall opposite Arnold Schwarzenegger.
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^ Her appearance in Total Recall (1990) with Arnold Schwarzenegger gave Stone's career a jolt.

^ Her appearance in Total Recall (1990) with Arnold Schwarzenegger gave her career a much needed jolt.
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.To coincide with the movie's release, she posed nude for Playboy, showing off the muscles she developed in preparation for the movie (she lifted weights and learned Tae Kwon Do).^ To coincide with the movie's release, she posed nude for Playboy magazine, showing off the buff body she developed in preparation for the movie (she pumped iron and learned Tae Kwon Do.
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^ To coincide with the movie's release, she posed nude for Playboy , showing off the muscles she developed in preparation for the movie (she lifted weights and learned Tae Kwon Do ).

^ To coincide with the movie's release, she posed nude for Playboy magazine, showing off the buff body she developed in preparation for the movie (she pumped iron and learned Tae Kwon Do).
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.In 1999, she was rated among the 25 sexiest stars of the century by Playboy.^ In 1999, she was rated among the 25 sexiest stars of the century by Playboy .

^ In 1999, she was rated among the 25 sexiest stars of the century by Playboy.
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^ In 1999, she was rated among the 25 sexiest stars of the century by Playboy.While her memorable role in the Schwarzenegger movie should have led to other important job offers, her career took a considerable dip for the next two years.
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Sharon Stone in France, 1991
.The role that made her a star was that of Catherine Tramell, a brilliant, bisexual serial killer, in Basic Instinct (1992).^ In the movie Basic Instinct that made h...
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^ Sharon Stone in France, 1991 The role that made her a star was that of Catherine Tramell , a brilliant, bisexual serial killer , in Basic Instinct (1992).

^ Starred with Michael Douglas in Basic Instinct in 1992, for £750,000.
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.Stone had to wait and actually turned down offers for the mere prospect to play Tramell (the part was offered to 13 other actresses and considered to 150 women before being offered to Stone).^ Stone had to wait and actually turned down offers for the mere prospect to play Tramell (the part was offered to 13 other actresses and considered to 150 women before being offered to Stone).

^ (The part reportedly was offered to 13 other actresses before being offered to her.
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^ The part reportedly was offered to 13 other actresses before being offered to her.
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.Several better known actresses of the time such as Geena Davis, Michelle Pfeiffer, Meg Ryan, Melanie Griffith, Kelly Lynch, Jennifer Jason Leigh and Julia Roberts turned down the part mostly because of the nudity required.^ Several better known actresses of the time such as Geena Davis , Michelle Pfeiffer , Meg Ryan , Melanie Griffith , Kelly Lynch , Jennifer Jason Leigh and Julia Roberts turned down the part mostly because of the nudity required.

^ Several better known actresses of the time such as Geena Davis turned down the part mostly because of the nudity required.
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^ Several better known actresses of the time such as Geena Davis, Michelle Pfeiffer, Meg Ryan, Melanie Griffith, Kelly Lynch and Julia Roberts turned down the part mostly because of the nudity required.

.In the movie’s most notorious scene, Tramell is being questioned by the police and she crosses and uncrosses her legs, revealing the fact she was not wearing any underwear.^ In the movie’s most notorious scene, Tramell is being questioned by the police and she crosses and uncrosses her legs, revealing the fact she was not wearing any underwear.

^ In the movie’s most notorious scene, Tramell is being questioned by the police and she crosses and uncrosses her legs revealing the fact she was not wearing any underwear.

^ In the movies most notorious scene, Tramell is being questioned by the police and uncrosses her legs, revealing that she is not wearing anything beneath her dress.
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.According to Stone, upon seeing her own vulva in the leg-crossing scene[4] during a screening of the film, she went into the projection booth and slapped director Paul Verhoeven.^ According to Stone, upon seeing her own vulva in the leg-crossing scene 4 during a screening of the film, she went into the projection booth and slapped director Paul Verhoeven .

^ When seeing her own vulva in the leg-crossing scene during a screening of the film, she went into the projection booth and slapped director Paul Verhoeven.

^ When she saw the completed scene, she apparently marched into the projection booth and slapped him.
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At the 2002 Cannes Film Festival.
.Stone claimed that although she agreed to film the flashing scene with no panties, and although she and Verhoeven had discussed the scene from the beginning of production, she was unaware just how explicit the infamous shot would be.^ Stone claimed that although she agreed to film the flashing scene with no panties, and although she and director Paul Verhoeven had discussed the scene from the beginning of production, she was unaware just how explicit the infamous shot would be.

^ Stone claimed that although she agreed to film the flashing scene with no panties, and although she and Verhoeven had discussed the scene from the beginning of production, she was unaware just how explicit the infamous shot would be.

^ Stone claimed that, although she agreed to film the flashing scene with no panties, and although she and director Paul Verhoeven had discussed the scene from the beginning of production, she was unaware just how explicit the infamous shot would be.
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[5] .She said, "I knew that we were going to do this leg-crossing thing and I knew that we were going to allude to the concept that I was nude, but I did not think that you would see my vagina in the scene.^ You see my quandary.
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^ Do you see my point here?
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^ So I knew from my conversations with them that this was the thing to do.'
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.Later, when I saw it in the screening I was shocked.^ "Later, when I saw it in the screening I was shocked.

^ Later, when I saw it in the screening I was shocked.

.I think seeing it in a room full of strangers was so disrespectful and so shocking, so I went into the booth and slapped him and left."^ I think seeing it in a room full of strangers was so disrespectful and so shocking, so I went into the booth and slapped him and left."

^ Despite having earlier claimed "it was so fun" watching the film for the first time with strangers she later said it was "so disrespectful, and so shocking, so I went into the booth and slapped him (Verhoeven) and left".
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^ When she saw the completed scene, she apparently marched into the projection booth and slapped him.
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[6][7]
.Despite this, she claimed in an earlier interview that "it was so fun" watching the film for the first time with strangers.^ Despite this, she claimed in an earlier interview that "it was so fun" watching the film for the first time with strangers.

^ Despite having earlier claimed "it was so fun" watching the film for the first time with strangers she later said it was "so disrespectful, and so shocking, so I went into the booth and slapped him (Verhoeven) and left".
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^ Of his first time at the Cannes Film Festival, RPattz told People magazine , "I'm been working every day this week so it's pretty exhausting, but it's just as glamorous as I expected."
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[5] .Verhoeven has denied all claims of trickery and said, "As much as I love her, I hate her too, especially after the lies she told the press about the shot between her legs, which was a straight lie".[8] Screenwriter Joe Eszterhas, who later befriended the actress, also claimed the actress was fully aware of the level of nudity involved in his memoir, Hollywood Animal.^ Verhoeven denied these claims and said, "As much as I love her, I hate her too, especially after the lies she told the press about the shot between her legs, which was a straight lie".
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^ Screenwriter Joe Eszterhas , who later befriended the actress, also claimed the actress was fully aware of the level of nudity involved in his memoir , Hollywood Animal .

^ Verhoeven has denied all claims of trickery and said, "As much as I love her, I hate her too, especially after the lies she told the press about the shot between her legs, which was a straight lie".

.Following this film, she was listed by People as one of the 50 most beautiful people in the world.^ Following this film, she was listed by People as one of the 50 most beautiful people in the world.

^ That year, she was rated by People magazine as one of the 50 most beautiful people in the world.
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^ Following this film, she was listed by People magazine as one of the 50 most beautiful people in the world.
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.In 1992, photographer George Hurrell took a series of photographs of Stone, Sherilyn Fenn, Julian Sands, Raquel Welch, Eric Roberts and Sean Penn.^ In 1992, photographer George Hurrell took a series of photographs of Stone, Sherilyn Fenn, Julian Sands, Raquel Welch, Eric Roberts and Sean Penn.
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^ Stone in the 1992 film Basic InstinctIn 1992, photographer George Hurrell took a series of photographs of Stone, Sherilyn Fenn, Julian Sands, Raquel Welch, Eric Roberts and Sean Penn.

^ In 1992, photographer George Hurrell took a series of photographs of Stone, Sherilyn Fenn , Julian Sands , Raquel Welch , Eric Roberts and Sean Penn .

.In these portraits he recreated his style of the 1930s, with the actors posing in costumes, hairstyle and makeup of the period.^ In these portraits he recreated his style of the 1930s, with the actors posing in costumes, hairstyle and makeup of the period.

.In November 1995, Stone received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, located at 6925 Hollywood Blvd.^ In November 1995, Stone received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame , located at 6925 Hollywood Blvd.

^ In November 1995, Stone received a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame, located at 6925 Hollywood Blvd.
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^ Slumdog Millionaire star Dev Patel accidentally found himself in the middle of a red carpet interview with Hollywood star Sharon Stone.
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.That same year, Empire chose her as one of the 100 sexiest stars in film history.^ In 1995, Empire magazine chose her as one of the 100 sexiest stars in film history.
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^ That same year, Empire chose her as one of the 100 sexiest stars in film history.

^ That same year, Empire magazine chose her as one of the 100 sexiest stars in film history.
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.In October 1997, she was ranked among the top 100 movie stars of all time by Empire.^ In October 1997, she was ranked among the top 100 movie stars of all time by Empire magazine.
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^ In October 1997, she was ranked among the top 100 movie stars of all time by Empire.
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^ Top 100 Ranking .
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.In 1995, she received a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Dramatic Motion Picture for her role as "Ginger" in Martin Scorsese's Casino opposite Robert De Niro.^ She also earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress for the role.

^ In 1995, she received a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Dramatic Motion Picture for her role as "Ginger" in Martin Scorsese 's Casino opposite Robert De Niro .

^ But she bounced back in 1995, with her memorable role as Ginger the hustler in Casino, co-starring Robert De Niro.
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.She also earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress for the role.^ She also earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress for the role.

^ She was nominated for an Academy Award, for best actress for her role in Casino and won a Golden Globe for her role in Casino and has won an Emmy Award.
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^ Later that year, she also earned an Academy Award nomination for Best Actress for the role.
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.In 2001, Stone was linked to a biopic of the German film director Leni Riefenstahl.^ In 2001, Stone was linked to a biopic of the German film director Leni Riefenstahl .

^ The prospective director Paul Verhoeven and Riefenstahl herself favoured Stone to portray Riefenstahl in the film.

.The prospective director Paul Verhoeven and Riefenstahl herself favoured Stone to portray Riefenstahl in the film.^ The prospective director Paul Verhoeven and Riefenstahl herself favoured Stone to portray Riefenstahl in the film.

^ The 48-year-old became a part of cinematic folklore when she uncrossed her legs in director Paul Verhoeven 's 1992 movie - something Stone is grateful for.
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^ Stone claimed that although she agreed to film the flashing scene with no panties, and although she and director Paul Verhoeven had discussed the scene from the beginning of production, she was unaware just how explicit the infamous shot would be.

.According to Verhoeven, he discussed the project with Stone and she was very interested.^ "I met the director, who is very interesting," Stone says, leaning forward in her cranberry red, deep-necklined dress.
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.Subsequently, Verhoeven pulled out of the project as he wanted to hire a more expensive screenwriter than the producers did.^ Subsequently, Verhoeven pulled out of the project as he wanted to hire a more expensive screenwriter than the producers did.

^ I saw more than I want...
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^ And she recalls that back in the mid-1990s, she went to a producer and set out a concept for a reality movie filmed in her house, about an actor who wants to film a reality show.
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[9][10]
.Stone was hospitalized in late 2001 for a subarachnoid hemorrhage, which was diagnosed as a vertebral artery dissection rather than the more common ruptured aneurysm, and treated with an endovascular coil embolization.^ Stone was hospitalized in late 2001 for a subarachnoid hemorrhage , which was diagnosed as a vertebral artery dissection rather than the more common ruptured aneurysm , and treated with an endovascular coil embolization .

^ The last quote that Swaim cited was probably after the emergency brain surgury she had for subarachnoid hemorrhage caused by a vertebral artery dissection.
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^ Tittle-Tattle Too - The Post Chronicle Sharon Stone has a new man - and he is more than half her age....
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[11]
.Stone starred opposite actress Ellen DeGeneres in the 2001 HBO movie If These Walls Could Talk 2, in which she played a lesbian trying to start a family.^ Sharon STone is easily taller than Ellen Degeneres in "If These Walls Could Talk 2" by an inch.
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^ Stone starred opposite actress Ellen DeGeneres in the 2001 HBO movie If These Walls Could Talk 2, in which she played a lesbian trying to start a family.
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^ Stone starred opposite actress Ellen DeGeneres in the 2001 HBO movie If These Walls Could Talk 2 , in which she played a lesbian trying to start a family.

.In 2003, she appeared in three episodes from the eighth season of The Practice.^ In 2003, she appeared in three episodes from the 8th season of The Practice as Sheila Carlisle.
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^ In 2003, she appeared in three episodes from the eighth season of The Practice .

^ Stone’s previous TV engagements include playing crazy-attorney Sheila Carlisle in three episodes of The Practice , as ...
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.For her performances, she received an Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series.^ She was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress and won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture Drama for her role in Casino .

^ She was nominated for an Academy Award for Best Actress and won a Golden Globe Award for Best Actress in a Motion Picture Drama for her role in Casino.
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^ For her performances, she received an Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series.

2004—

.Stone attempted a return to the mainstream with a role in the film Catwoman (2004); however, the film was a critical and commercial flop.^ Stone attempted a return to the mainstream with a role in the film Catwoman (2004); however, the film was a critical and commercial flop.

^ Stone attempted a return to the mainstream with a role in the film Catwoman (2004); however, the film was a commercial and critical flop.
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^ Might have guessed the AOL critical review on Sharon Stone's new film would be written by a .....
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.After years of litigation, Basic Instinct 2: Risk Addiction was released on March 31, 2006. A reason for a long delay in releasing the film was reportedly Stone's dispute with the filmmakers over the nudity in the movie; she wanted more, while they wanted less.^ Also, Basic Instinct was an evil movie.
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^ Much of the cause of the delay in releasing the film was Stone's dispute with the filmmakers over the amount of nudity in the movie: she wanted a lot, and they wanted much much less.
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^ Sharon Stone Basic Instinct is sexiest 9.
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.A group sex scene was cut in order to achieve an R rating from the MPAA for the U.S. release; the controversial scene remained in the U.K. version of the London-based film.^ A group sex scene was cut in order to achieve an R rating from the MPAA for the U.S. release; the controversial scene remained in the U.K. version of the London -based film.

^ An orgy scene was cut in order to achieve the R MPAA rating for the U.S. release; the controversial scene remained in the UK version of the film.
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^ A group sex scene was cut in order to achieve an R rating from the MPAA for the U.S. release; the controversial scene remained in the U.K. version of the London-based film.
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.Stone told an interviewer, "We are in a time of odd repression and if a popcorn movie allows us to create a platform for discussion, wouldn't that be great?"^ Stone told an interviewer, "We are in a time of odd repression and if a popcorn movie allows us to create a platform for discussion, wouldn't that be great?"

^ Dior China had originally posted an apology in Stone's name, but Stone later denies making the apology during an interview with the New York Times , saying "I'm not going to apologize.

^ Pop Culture & Celebs Sharon Stone actress basic instinct beautiful catwoman milf movies sexy sharon stone Create a Lens!
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[12]
.Despite an estimated budget of $70 million, it placed only 10th in gross on its debut weekend with a meager $3,200,000, and was subsequently declared a bomb.^ By Sunday, April 2, 2006, after earning $3,200,000 in its debut weekend, the movie was declared a bomb.
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^ After earning $3,200,000 in its debut weekend, the movie was declared a bomb.
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^ Despite an estimated budget of $70 million, it placed only 10th in gross on its debut weekend with a meager $3,200,000, and was subsequently declared a bomb.

[13] .It ultimately ran in theaters for only 17 days and finished with a total domestic gross of under $6 million.^ It ultimately ran in theaters for only 17 days and finished with a total domestic gross of under $6 million.

^ Despite an estimated budget of $70 million, it placed only 10th in gross on its debut weekend with a meager $3,200,000, and was subsequently declared a bomb.

.Despite the failure of Basic Instinct 2, Stone has said that she would love to direct and act in a third Basic Instinct film.^ Despite the failure of Basic Instinct 2 , Stone has said that she would love to direct and act in a third Basic Instinct film.

^ Sharon Stone promises "lesbian love" in Basic Instinct 2 .

^ Sharon Stone Basic Instinct is sexiest 9.
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.She appeared in the drama Alpha Dog opposite Bruce Willis, playing Olivia Mazursky, the mother of a real-life murder victim.^ She appeared in the drama Alpha Dog opposite Bruce Willis , playing Olivia Mazursky, the mother of a real-life murder victim.

^ A subsequent film role came in the drama Alpha Dog opposite Bruce Willis, playing Olivia Mazursky, the mother of a real-life murder victim.
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^ She may play a vixen onscreen, but it should come as no surprise that Sharon Stone is a supermom in real life.
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.Stone wore a fatsuit for the role.^ Stone wore a fatsuit for the role.

[14] In February 2007, Stone found her role as a clinically depressed woman in her latest film, When a Man Falls in the Forest, uplifting, as it challenged what she called "Prozac society." "It was a watershed experience," she said. "I think that we live in a... .Prozac society where we're always told we're supposed to have this kind of equilibrium of emotion.^ Prozac society where we're always told we're supposed to have this kind of equilibrium of emotion.
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^ I think that we live in a Prozac society where we're always told we're supposed to have this kind of equilibrium of emotion.
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.We have all these assignments about how we're supposed to feel about something."^ We have all these assignments about how we're supposed to feel about something."
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^ We have all these assignments about how we're supposed to feel about something".
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^ These unflattering shots end up all over the gossip rags, making us commoners feel better about the bags under our eyes and less-than-perfect skin.
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[15]
.In December 2006, she co hosted the Nobel Peace Prize Concert in Oslo, Norway together with Anjelica Huston.^ Stone hosted the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize Concert.
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^ In December 2006, she co hosted the Nobel Peace Prize Concert in Oslo, Norway together with Anjelica Huston.

^ In March 2006, Stone traveled to Israel to promote peace in the Middle East through a press conference with Nobel Peace Prize winner Shimon Peres.
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.The concert was in honor of the Nobel Peace Prize winners Muhammad Yunus and Grameen Bank.^ The concert was in honor of the Nobel Peace Prize winners Muhammad Yunus and Grameen Bank .

^ Stone hosted the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize Concert.
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^ In December 2006, she co hosted the Nobel Peace Prize Concert in Oslo, Norway together with Anjelica Huston.

[16]
.In 2007, she appeared in a television commercial demonstrating the symptoms of a stroke.^ In 2007, she appeared in a television commercial demonstrating the symptoms of a stroke.
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^ In 2007, she appeared in a television commercial demonstrating the symptoms of a stroke .

[17]
.On January 5, 2010, it was announced that Sharon will be joining the cast of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit for a four-episode arc beginning in April 2010. She will play a former cop-turned-prosecutor.^ SHARON STONE is set for another TV turn on a four-episode arc of hit cop drama LAW and ORDER: SPECIAL VICTIMS UNIT. .
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^ On January 5, 2010, it was announced that Sharon will be joining the cast of Law & Order: Special Victims Unit for a four-episode arc beginning in April 2010.

^ Sharon Stone will soon be fighting crime in a guest role on "Law & Order: Special Victims Unit."
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[18]

Personal life

Stone in 2004
.Stone lives in Beverly Hills, California, and owns a ranch in New Zealand.^ Stone in 2004 Stone lives in Beverly Hills, California , and owns a ranch in New Zealand .

^ Stone lives in Beverly Hills, California, and owns a ranch in New Zealand.
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^ Sharon Stone left Villa Blanca after having lunch with a friend in Beverly Hills, California on January 12, 2010 in a very cheerful mood.

.In March 2006, Stone traveled to Israel to promote peace in the Middle East through a press conference with Nobel Peace Prize winner Shimon Peres.^ Stone hosted the 2006 Nobel Peace Prize Concert.
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^ In March 2006, Stone traveled to Israel to promote peace in the Middle East through a press conference with Nobel Peace Prize winner Shimon Peres.
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^ In March 2006, Stone traveled to Israel to promote peace in the Middle East through a press conference with Nobel Peace Prize winner Shimon Peres .

[19] .Stone also has diabetes[20] and loves raspberries .^ Stone also has diabetes 20 and loves raspberries .

AIDS research support

.In April 2004, she was awarded the National Center for Lesbian Rights Spirit Award in San Francisco for her support and involvement with organizations that serve the lesbian, gay and HIV/AIDS community[21] and performed Can't Get You Out of My Head with Kylie Minogue in Cannes for AIDS research.^ In April of 2004, she was awarded the National Center for Lesbian Rights Spirit Award in San Francisco for her support and involvement with organizations that serve the lesbian, gay and HIV/AIDS community.
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^ AIDS research support .

^ In April 2004, she was awarded the National Center for Lesbian Rights Spirit Award in San Francisco for her support and involvement with organizations that serve the lesbian, gay and HIV/AIDS community and performed Can't Get You Out of My Head with Kylie Minogue in Cannes for AIDS research.
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  • Sharon Stone! 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.kipaddotta.com [Source type: General]

.She was presented the award by San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom.^ She was presented the award by San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom, then embroiled in a national controversy over his decision to allow same sex marriage in his city.
  • MySpace - Sharon Stone - 51 - Female - beverly hills, California - myspace.com/sharonstone_myspace 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.myspace.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ She was presented the award by San Francisco Mayor Gavin Newsom.
  • Sharon Stone - WhoABC Celebrities Guide 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.whoabc.com [Source type: General]
  • Sharon Stone! 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.kipaddotta.com [Source type: General]

^ In April of 2004, she was awarded the National Center for Lesbian Rights Spirit Award in San Francisco for her support and involvement with organizations that serve the lesbian, gay and HIV/AIDS community.
  • MySpace - Sharon Stone - 51 - Female - beverly hills, California - myspace.com/sharonstone_myspace 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.myspace.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.It has been said that her parents raised her with feminist values.^ It has been said that her parents raised her with feminist values.
  • Sharon Stone - WhoABC Celebrities Guide 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.whoabc.com [Source type: General]
  • MySpace - Sharon Stone - 51 - Female - beverly hills, California - myspace.com/sharonstone_myspace 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.myspace.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]
  • Sharon Stone! 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.kipaddotta.com [Source type: General]
  • Sharon Stone News 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.celebrityonlinenews.com [Source type: General]

."My dad never raised me to believe that being a woman inhibited any of my choices or my possibilities to succeed.^ "My dad never raised me to believe that being a woman inhibited any of my choices or my possibilities to succeed.

^ It always blows my mind when someone says "well what about human beings", well...what about them, everyone has their cause, I believe PETA members, and any animal rights org.
  • The PETA Files | (Sharon) Stone-Cold Science 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC blog.peta.org [Source type: General]

To be a feminist like Dad in that blue-collar, middle-class world is a big stand."

Tanzania controversy

.On January 28, 2005, Stone helped solicit pledges for $1 million in five minutes for mosquito nets in Tanzania,[22] turning a panel on African poverty into an impromptu fund-raiser at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.^ Stone helped the singer raise $4.2 million for charity at the part" .
  • Sharon Stone suggests earthquake in China caused by "karma" - Boing Boing 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.boingboing.net [Source type: General]

^ On January 28, 2005, Stone helped solicit pledges for $1 million in five minutes for mosquito nets in Tanzania, turning a panel on African poverty into an impromptu fund-raiser at the World Economic Forum in Davos, Switzerland.
  • Sharon Stone - WhoABC Celebrities Guide 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.whoabc.com [Source type: General]

^ On January 28, 2005, Stone helped solicit pledges for $1 million in five minutes for mosquito nets in Tanzania , 22 turning a panel on African poverty into an impromptu fund-raiser at the World Economic Forum in Davos , Switzerland .

.Many observers, including UNICEF, criticized her actions by claiming that Stone had reacted instinctively to the words of Tanzanian President Benjamin Mkapa, because she had not done her research on the causes, consequences and methods of preventing malaria; if she had done so, she would have found out that most African governments already distribute free bed nets through public hospitals.^ Many observers, including UNICEF, criticized her actions by claiming that Stone had reacted instinctively to the words of Tanzanian President Benjamin Mkapa, because she had not done her research on the causes, consequences and methods of preventing malaria; if she had done so, she would have found out that most African governments already distribute free bed nets through public hospitals.
  • Sharon Stone - WhoABC Celebrities Guide 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.whoabc.com [Source type: General]

^ Many observers, including UNICEF , criticized her actions by claiming that Stone had reacted instinctively to the words of Tanzanian President Benjamin Mkapa , because she had not done her research on the causes, consequences and methods of preventing malaria ; if she had done so, she would have found out that most African governments already distribute free bed nets through public hospitals.

^ Stone, 50, who was speaking to reporters at the Cannes film festival, criticised the Chinese government's actions in Tibet and directly linked them to the disaster: .
  • Stone: China earthquake 'was karma for Tibet' | Film | guardian.co.uk 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.guardian.co.uk [Source type: News]

.Of the $1 million pledged, only $250,000 was actually raised.^ Of the $1 million pledged, only $250,000 was actually raised.

^ Donated $10,000 at the World Economic Forum to help with malaria-related health efforts, and raised $1 million from the rest of the crowd within minutes of her donation .
  • Sharon Stone suggests earthquake in China caused by "karma" - Boing Boing 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.boingboing.net [Source type: General]

^ Despite an estimated budget of $70 million, it placed only 10th in gross on its debut weekend with a meager $3,200,000, and was subsequently declared a bomb.

.In order to fulfill the promise to send $1 million worth of bed nets to Tanzania, UNICEF contributed $750,000. This diverted funds from other UNICEF projects.^ In order to fulfill the promise to send $1 million worth of bed nets to Tanzania, UNICEF contributed $750,000.

^ This diverted funds from other UNICEF projects.

^ The only way I found a mention of China sending us $5 million worth of supplies was by looking on a webpage published by the Chinese government.
  • Cele|bitchy » Blog Archive » Sharon Stone says Chinese earthquake was karma (comments closed) 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.celebitchy.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.According to prominent economist Xavier Sala-i-Martín, officials are largely unaware of what happened with the bed nets.^ According to prominent economist Xavier Sala-i-Martn, officials are largely unaware of what happened with the bed nets.
  • Sharon Stone - WhoABC Celebrities Guide 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.whoabc.com [Source type: General]

^ According to prominent economist Xavier Sala-i-Martín , officials are largely unaware of what happened with the bed nets.

.Some were delivered to the local airport.^ Some were delivered to the local airport.

.These reportedly were stolen and later resurfaced as wedding dresses on the local black market.^ These reportedly were stolen and later resurfaced as wedding dresses on the local black market.
  • Sharon Stone - WhoABC Celebrities Guide 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.whoabc.com [Source type: General]

Chinese earthquake controversy

Stone sparked criticism for her comments made in an exchange on the red carpet with Hong Kong's Cable Entertainment News during the 61st Annual Cannes Film Festival on May 25, 2008. When asked about the 2008 Sichuan earthquake she remarked:
"Well you know it was very interesting because at first, you know, I'm not happy about the way the .Chinese are treating the Tibetans because I don't think anyone should be unkind to anyone else.^ "At first I’m not happy about the way the Chinese are treating the Tibetans, because I don’t think anyone should be unkind to anyone else," Stone says when asked about the tragedy.
  • Sharon Stone: China earthquake was karma 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC blogs.tampabay.com [Source type: General]

^ But then Ms. Stone said this last week at Cannes: “I’m not happy about the way the Chinese are treating the Tibetans because I don’t think anyone should be unkind to anyone else.
  • Under God: Signs & Wonders: Sharon Stone's Bad Karma - Claire Hoffman 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC newsweek.washingtonpost.com [Source type: General]

^ I don't think she should let that be seen.
  • Sharon Stone Photos & Pics | Cameltoe Alert in Miami! 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC x17online.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.And so I have been very concerned about how to think and what to do about that because I don’t like that.^ But I don’t think I am like you.
  • Cele|bitchy » Blog Archive » Sharon Stone says Chinese earthquake was karma (comments closed) 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.celebitchy.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ And so, I have been very concerned about how to think and what to do about that because I don’t like … that.
  • Cele|bitchy » Blog Archive » Sharon Stone says Chinese earthquake was karma (comments closed) 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.celebitchy.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ And so I have been very concerned about how to think and what to do about that because I don’t like that.

.And I had been this, you know, concerned about, oh how should we deal with the Olympics because they are not being nice to the Dalai Lama, who is a good friend of mine.^ Her words: “Because they are not being nice to the Dalai Lama, who is a good friend of mine," she said.
  • From the Archives: Sharon Stone Does DC - Capital Comment Blog (washingtonian.com) 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.washingtonian.com [Source type: General]

^ What does Dalai lama know about the suffering of "his" people in Tibet?
  • Sharon Stone: China earthquake was karma 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC blogs.tampabay.com [Source type: General]

^ And so I am being very concerned about the election of the next president of the US and A, because we had not being nice to Saddam Hussein, who is a good friend of mine.
  • Under God: Signs & Wonders: Sharon Stone's Bad Karma - Claire Hoffman 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC newsweek.washingtonpost.com [Source type: General]
  • Sharon Stone: China earthquake was karma 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC blogs.tampabay.com [Source type: General]

.And then this earthquake and all this stuff happened, and then I thought, is that Karma?^ And then the earthquake and all this stuff happened, and then I thought, is that karma?
  • Under God: Signs & Wonders: Sharon Stone's Bad Karma - Claire Hoffman 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC newsweek.washingtonpost.com [Source type: General]

^ And then all this earthquake and all this stuff happened, and I thought, is that karma?
  • Cele|bitchy » Blog Archive » Sharon Stone says Chinese earthquake was karma (comments closed) 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.celebitchy.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ And then this earthquake and all this stuff happened, and then I thought, is that Karma ?

.When you're not nice then the bad things happen to you?"^ When you’re not nice that the bad things happen.
  • Under God: Signs & Wonders: Sharon Stone's Bad Karma - Claire Hoffman 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC newsweek.washingtonpost.com [Source type: General]
  • Sharon Stone: China earthquake was karma 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC blogs.tampabay.com [Source type: General]
  • Sharon Stone's 'Karma' Comment - UPDATED 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.zhongnanhaiblog.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ When you’re not nice that the bad things happen to you?” That is NOT the same thing as saying it was Karma against China.
  • Cele|bitchy » Blog Archive » Sharon Stone says Chinese earthquake was karma (comments closed) 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.celebitchy.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ When you're not nice then the bad things happen to you?"

[23][24]
.Observers have also noted that Wenchuan County, the epicenter of the earthquake, is located in Ngawa Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture, where ethnic Tibetans comprise over half of the population.^ The earthquake epicenter is located in a Tibetan-inhabited area.
  • Under God: Signs & Wonders: Sharon Stone's Bad Karma - Claire Hoffman 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC newsweek.washingtonpost.com [Source type: General]

^ Observers have also noted that Wenchuan County , the epicenter of the earthquake, is located in Ngawa Tibetan and Qiang Autonomous Prefecture , where ethnic Tibetans comprise over half of the population.

^ The population is 40% Han Chinese, 40% Qiang minority Chinese and 20% Tibetan Chinese.
  • Under God: Signs & Wonders: Sharon Stone's Bad Karma - Claire Hoffman 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC newsweek.washingtonpost.com [Source type: General]

.According to the Hollywood Reporter, after her comments, one of China's biggest cinema chains released statements stating its company would not show her films in its theaters.^ According to the Hollywood Reporter , after her comments, one of China's biggest cinema chains released statements stating its company would not show her films in its theaters.

^ Ng See-Yuen, chairman of the Federation of Hong Kong Film-makers and the founder of the UME Cineplex chain, told The Beijing Times that her comments were "inappropriate" and that his cinema chain, which has a strong presence in Hong Kong, Beijing and Shanghai, would no longer screen any films starring the actor.
  • Stone: China earthquake 'was karma for Tibet' | Film | guardian.co.uk 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.guardian.co.uk [Source type: News]

^ The founder of the UME Cineplex chain and the chairman of the Federation of Hong Kong Filmmakers, Ng See-Yuen called Stone's comments "inappropriate" and said the UME Cineplex chain would not be releasing her films in the future.

[25] .The founder of the UME Cineplex chain and the chairman of the Federation of Hong Kong Filmmakers, Ng See-Yuen called Stone's comments "inappropriate" and said the UME Cineplex chain would not be releasing her films in the future.^ Films featuring Stone would be banned from any UME cinema in Hong Kong and the Chinese mainland, the Beijing Times quoted Ng See-Yuen, founder of the UME Cineplex chain, as saying on Wednesday.
  • Sharon Stone's 'Karma' Comment - UPDATED 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.zhongnanhaiblog.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ The founder of the UME Cineplex chain and the chairman of the Federation of Hong Kong Filmmakers, Ng See-Yuen called Stone's comments "inappropriate" and said the UME Cineplex chain would not be releasing her films in the future.

^ Ng See-Yuen, founder of the UME Cineplex chain and the chairman of the Federation of Hong Kong Filmmakers, said that actors should not bring personal politics to comments about a natural disaster that has left 5 million Chinese homeless.
  • Sharon Stone's 'Karma' Comment - UPDATED 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.zhongnanhaiblog.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[25] .Christian Dior advertisements featuring Stone's image were also dropped from all ads in China amid the public uproar.^ Sharon Stone has been dropped from Christian Dior's Chinese adverts.

^ Christian Dior advertisements featuring Stone's image were also dropped from all ads in China amid the public uproar.

^ Sharon Stone in a Dior ad.
  • Under God: Signs & Wonders: Sharon Stone's Bad Karma - Claire Hoffman 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC newsweek.washingtonpost.com [Source type: General]

[26] .Stone was also struck from the 2008 Shanghai International Film Festival guest list, with the event's organizers considering a permanent ban for the actress.^ Stone was also struck from the 2008 Shanghai International Film Festival guest list, with the event's organizers considering a permanent ban for the actress.

^ Stone sparked criticism for her comments made in an exchange on the red carpet with Hong Kong 's Cable Entertainment News during the 61st Annual Cannes Film Festival on May 25, 2008.

^ By gdaysunshine September 23rd, 2008 Sharon Stone Lost Custody of Her Son Hollywood actress Sharon Stone has reportedly lost custody of her son with newspaper editor ex-husband Phil Bronstein.
  • Sharon Stone - Boxxet 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.boxxet.com [Source type: General]

[27]
.Dior China had originally posted an apology in Stone's name, but Stone later denies making the apology during an interview with the New York Times, saying "I'm not going to apologize.^ Dior China had originally posted an apology in Stone's name, but Stone later denies making the apology during an interview with the New York Times , saying "I'm not going to apologize.

^ Christian Dior advertisements featuring Stone's image were also dropped from all ads in China amid the public uproar.

^ "So I packed my bags, moved back to New York, and stood in line to be an extra in a Woody Allen movie," she later recalled.

.I’m certainly not going to apologize for something that isn’t real and true — not for face creams," although she does admit she had "sounded like an idiot".[28] The Dalai Lama has reportedly distanced himself from her remark.^ Dalai Lama said: I don’t like it!
  • Under God: Signs & Wonders: Sharon Stone's Bad Karma - Claire Hoffman 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC newsweek.washingtonpost.com [Source type: General]

^ I’m certainly not going to apologize for something that isn’t real and true — not for face creams," although she does admit she had "sounded like an idiot".

^ Dalai Lama said: I like it!
  • Under God: Signs & Wonders: Sharon Stone's Bad Karma - Claire Hoffman 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC newsweek.washingtonpost.com [Source type: General]

[29]

Religion

.In the early 1990s, Stone became a member of the Church of Scientology.^ In the early 1990s, Stone became a member of the Church of Scientology .

.Stone remained with the religion until recently when she converted to Tibetan Buddhism, after fellow actor Richard Gere introduced her to the Dalai Lama.^ I read somewhere that Stone had recently converted to Buddhism.
  • The PETA Files | (Sharon) Stone-Cold Science 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC blog.peta.org [Source type: General]

^ Sharon Stone is Dalai Lama's masterpiece .
  • Under God: Signs & Wonders: Sharon Stone's Bad Karma - Claire Hoffman 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC newsweek.washingtonpost.com [Source type: General]

^ Stone remained with the religion until recently when she converted to Tibetan Buddhism , after fellow actor Richard Gere introduced her to the Dalai Lama .

[30] .She is an ordained minister with the Universal Life Church.^ Now she’s also an ordained minister of the Universal Life Church - itself no stranger to controversy .
  • Sharon Stone's 'Karma' Comment - UPDATED 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.zhongnanhaiblog.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ She is an ordained minister with the Universal Life Church.
  • Sharon Stone - WhoABC Celebrities Guide 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.whoabc.com [Source type: General]

^ She is an ordained minister with the Universal Life Church .

[31]

Relationships

Stone was first married briefly to George Englund Jr. In 1984, she married television producer Michael Greenburg on the set of The Vegas Strip War, a TV movie he produced and she starred in. The marriage lasted three years. They separated three years later, and their divorce was finalized in 1990. [32]
.On February 14, 1998, she married Phil Bronstein, executive editor of the San Francisco Examiner and later San Francisco Chronicle.^ In 1998, she married a newspaper editor, Phil Bronstein.

^ February 14, 1998; divorced on January 29, 2004), Michael Greenburg (associate producer; married on August 18 1984; divorced on January 20, 1987) .
  • Sharon Stone Picture, Video, Wallpaper, Profile, Gossip, and News at CelebrityWonder.com 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.celebritywonder.com [Source type: General]

^ TypePad LiveJournal Blogger MySpace an style='font-style: italic'> Two weeks ago the foot of San Francisco Chronicle Executive Editor Phil Bronstein was severely damaged in an attack by a 10-foot Komodo dragon at the Los Angeles zoo.
  • Transcript: Sharon Stone vs. the Komodo Dragon - TIME 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.time.com [Source type: General]

.Stone and Bronstein were divorced in January 2004. They have an adopted son named Roan Joseph Bronstein, born on May 22, 2000. She also adopted her second son, Laird Vonne Stone on May 7, 2005. On June 28, 2006, Stone adopted her third son, Quinn Kelly.^ Sharon Stone has adopted a third child.

^ Sharon Stone has adopted a third child .

^ She and Bronstein adopted Roan in 2000.
  • Cigar Aficionado | People Profile | Sharon Stone 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.cigaraficionado.com [Source type: General]

.In 2005, during a television interview for her movie Basic Instinct 2, Stone hinted an interest in bisexuality, stating "Middle age is an open-minded period".[33] Stone has said that in the past she's "dated" girls.^ In the movie Basic Instinct that made h...
  • Sharon Stone - Boxxet 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.boxxet.com [Source type: General]

^ Also, Basic Instinct was an evil movie.
  • The PETA Files | (Sharon) Stone-Cold Science 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC blog.peta.org [Source type: General]

^ Stone has said that in the past she's "dated" girls.

.While filming Basic Instinct, her best girlfriend was there to hold her hand out of camera range during some of the scenes.^ But Cruella has a place in my heart because I love her voice and she starred in some of my favorite movies: Basic Instinct, Silver, Scissors, The Quick and the Dead.
  • The Opposite Of Sans Fards | Dlisted 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.dlisted.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ Sharon Stone flops with Basic Instinct II, cartoon film wins out .

^ Any living and breathing, red-blooded American male hasn't forgotten, and will probably never forget, the interrogation scene in the 1992 thriller Basic Instinct .
  • Cigar Aficionado | People Profile | Sharon Stone 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.cigaraficionado.com [Source type: General]

.And in a biography, Naked Instinct, author Frank Sanello details a sexual liaison between Stone and a woman in the bathroom of the Beverly Hills Hotel.^ And in a biography, Naked Instinct , author Frank Sanello details a sexual liaison between Stone and a woman in the bathroom of the Beverly Hills Hotel .

^ Sharon Stone left Villa Blanca after having lunch with a friend in Beverly Hills, California on January 12, 2010 in a very cheerful mood.

^ January 12, 2007 Stone Cold To Fans Sharon Stone refused to sign autographs as the move star exited Mr. Chow’s in Beverly Hills....
  • Watch Sharon Stone Videos Online at X17Video.com 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC x17video.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

[34] .In an interview on the Michael Parkinson talk show in England on March 18, 2006, she said she was "straight". However, in January 2008, she was quoted as saying, "Everybody is bisexual to an extent.^ May 31, 2008 @ 11:33 am Passerby said: I don't like communism also, but I have to say something about Tibet.
  • Sharon Stone Apologies For China Insult | ImNotObsessed.com 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.imnotobsessed.com [Source type: Original source]

^ May 29, 2008 @ 05:06 pm Passerby said: Do you think China and its history to say those points are correct?
  • Sharon Stone Apologies For China Insult | ImNotObsessed.com 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.imnotobsessed.com [Source type: Original source]

^ Says: May 30th, 2008 at 2:57 am Swaim, I believe Sharon Stone said best when she said “If you don’t want my peaches, don’t shake my tree.” .
  • Sharon Stone Is A Hateful Witch (And A Video Of Old Men Waving) | Cracked.com 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.cracked.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

.Now men act like women and it's difficult to have a relationship because I like men in that old-fashioned way.^ Now men act like women and it's difficult to have a relationship because I like men in that old-fashioned way.

^ Because face lift let think us those women are really old to get face lift.
  • Sharon Stone scares me - Celebslam: They're Better Than Us 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC celebslam.celebuzz.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

^ But don't act like you are God Almighty because you choose to do so.
  • The PETA Files | (Sharon) Stone-Cold Science 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC blog.peta.org [Source type: General]

I like masculinity and, in truth, only women do that now".[35]

Filmography

Year Film Role Notes
1980 Stardust Memories Pretty Girl on train Debut
1981 Les Uns et les autres Girl with Glenn Senior Uncredited
Deadly Blessing Lana Marcus
1982 Not Just Another Affair Lynette TV Movie
Silver Spoons Debbie (TV Series)
1983 Bay City Blues Cathy St. Marie (TV Series)
Remington Steele Jillian Montague (TV Series)
1984 The New Mike Hammer Julie Eland
Magnum, P.I. Diane Dupree and Diedra Dupree (TV Series)
Calendar Girl Murders Cassie Bascomb TV Movie
The Vegas Strip War Sarah Shipman TV Movie
Irreconcilable Differences Blake Chandler
1985 T. J. Hooker Dani Starr
King Solomon's Mines Jesse Huston
1986 Mr. and Mrs. Ryan Ashley Hamilton Ryan TV movie
1987 Police Academy 4: Citizens on Patrol Claire Mattson
Allan Quatermain and the Lost City of Gold Jesse Huston
Cold Steel Kathy Connors
1988 Tears in the Rain Casey Cantrell TV Movie
Action Jackson Patrice Dellaplane
Above the Law Sara Toscani
Badlands 2005 Alex Neil TV movie
1989 Beyond the Stars Laurie McCall
Blood and Sand Doña Sol
War and Remembrance Janice Henry
1990 Total Recall Lori Quaid
1991 He Said, She Said Linda Metzger
Scissors Angie Anderson
Year of the Gun Alison King
Diary of a Hitman Kiki
Where Sleeping Dogs Lie Serena Black
1992 Basic Instinct Catherine Tramell MTV Movie Award for Most Desirable Female
Nominated — Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama
Nominated — Saturn Award for Best Actress
1993 Sliver Carly Norris Nominated — MTV Movie Award for Most Desirable Female
1994 Intersection Sally Eastman
The Specialist May Munro Nominated — MTV Movie Award for Most Desirable Female
1995 The Quick and the Dead Ellen 'The Lady' Nominated — Saturn Award for Best Actress
Roseanne Trailer Park Resident (TV Series)
Casino Ginger McKenna Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Drama
Nominated — Academy Award for Best Actress
Nominated — MTV Movie Award for Best Breakthrough Performance
1996 Diabolique Nicole Horner
Last Dance Cindy Liggett
1998 Sphere Dr. Elizabeth 'Beth' Halperin
Antz Princess Bala Voice
The Mighty Gwen Dillon Nominated — Golden Globe Award for Best Supporting Actress – Motion Picture
1999 Gloria Gloria
The Muse Sarah Little Nominated — Golden Globe Award for Best Actress – Motion Picture Musical or Comedy
Simpatico Rosie Carter
Happily Ever After: Fairy Tales for Every Child Henny Penny voice
2000 If These Walls Could Talk 2 Fran TV movie
Picking Up the Pieces Candy Cowley
Beautiful Joe Alice 'Hush' Mason
2001 Harold and the Purple Crayon Narrator 2001-2002
2003 Cold Creek Manor Leah Tilson
2004 A Different Loyalty Sally Cauffield
Catwoman Laurel Hedare
The Practice Sheila Carlisle Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Guest Actress - Drama Series (TV Series)
.Kurtlar Vadisi(eng.^ Kurtlar Vadisi (eng.

Valley of the Wolves)
Lisa Turkish TV Serial
2005 Higglytown Heroes Nicky - Blind Art Teacher Voice
Will & Grace Dr. Georgia Keller (TV Series)
Broken Flowers Laura Daniels Miller
2006 Alpha Dog Olivia Mazursky
Basic Instinct 2 Catherine Tramell
Huff Dauri Rathburn (TV Series)
Bobby Miriam Ebbers Hollywood Film Festival for Cast of the Year
Nominated — Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Cast in a Motion Picture
2007 If I Had Known I Was a Genius Gloria Fremont
When a Man Falls in the Forest Karen Fields
Democrazy Patricia Hill Short
2008 The Year of Getting to Know Us Jane Rocket
Five Dollars a Day Dolores Jones
2009 Streets of Blood Nina Ferraro Completed
2010 Law & Order: Special Victims Unit ADA Four episodes[18] (TV Series)

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.Sharon Stone (born March 10, 1958) is an American actress, model and producer.^ Sharon Stone was born on the 10th of March 1958, in Meadville, Pennsylvania.
  • Sharon Stone Actress Biography, Pictures, News Headlines, Links 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.mytelevision.com [Source type: General]

^ Sharon Stone was born on March 10, 1958, in Meadville, Pennsylvania, the second of four children.
  • Cigar Aficionado | People Profile | Sharon Stone 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.cigaraficionado.com [Source type: General]

^ March 10 , 1958 .
  • Sharon Stone Photos | Who is Sharon Stone dating? Boyfriend, Husband 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.whosdatedwho.com [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

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  • My father has always been supportive of my individuality.^ My father has always been supportive of my individuality."
    • About Sharon Stone - Desktop Wallpapers, Photos, and Information! 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.allmovieportal.com [Source type: General]

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    • Barbara Walters interview, September 1993.
  • An individual who isn't worth the ink it would take to write about him.^ Anyone who would fault Sharon Stone for not being a genius isn't too bright themselves.
    • Sharon Stone suggests earthquake in China caused by "karma" - Boing Boing 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.boingboing.net [Source type: General]

    ^ Sometimes it is this kind of stuff that gets the people who would not normally care, to think about it!
    • The PETA Files | (Sharon) Stone-Cold Science 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC blog.peta.org [Source type: General]

    ^ Its sad to think that someone in the Media with such an influence on other humans would still not take time to REALLY think about what shes doing.
    • The PETA Files | (Sharon) Stone-Cold Science 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC blog.peta.org [Source type: General]

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  • It's traumatizing for me to come to Washington during a Republican administration because I don't have any Republican clothes.^ It's traumatizing for me to come to Washington during a Republican administration because I don't have any Republican clothes.
    • About Sharon Stone - Desktop Wallpapers, Photos, and Information! 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.allmovieportal.com [Source type: General]
    • Sharon Stone Quotation 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC absolutely.net [Source type: FILTERED WITH BAYES]

    ^ Comments about Sharon Stone .
    • Sharon Stone Articles, Posts, Blogs, Videos - Technorati 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC technorati.com [Source type: General]

    ^ More Gossip about Sharon Stone .
    • Sharon Stone Photos, Gossip, Bio & Reviews - AskMen.com 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC www.askmen.com [Source type: General]
    • Sharon Stone Photos, Gossip, Bio & Reviews - AskMen.com Australia 17 January 2010 10:56 UTC au.askmen.com [Source type: General]

    • Washington Post (June 20, 2001)

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