Whoopi goldberg dating life
Back when it was considered risky—if not career suicide—to play gay and commit to gay issues and causes.Some of these folks might not get the recognition and appreciation from the LGBT community that they deserve.Goldberg's father abandoned the family, and her single mother worked at a variety of jobs—including teaching and nursing—to make ends meet.
With her trademark dreadlocks, wide impish grin and piercing humor, Goldberg is best known for her adept portrayals in both comedic and dramatic roles, as well as her groundbreaking work in the Hollywood film industry as an African-American woman.
Goldberg unknowingly suffered from dyslexia, which affected her studies and ultimately induced her to drop out of high school at the age of 17.
In 1974, Goldberg moved to California, living variously for the next seven years in Los Angeles, San Diego and San Francisco.
That union lasted two years and she later exchanged vows with Lyle Trachtenberg in 1994, before the pair divorced just a year later.
Goldberg opened up about her romance issues on talk show Piers Morgan Tonight on Wednesday night and revealed to the British host that she has only ever loved one man in her life - and she never married him. Actress Whoopi Goldberg has only ever been in love once - and the perfect romance wasn't with one of her three husbands. I wanted to feel normal and it seemed to me if I was married I'd have a much more normal life." "That's not a good reason to get married.