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    Dan Brown is an American author of thriller fiction. He was born on June 22, 1964 in New Hampshire. Daniel Gerhard Brown his original name. He wrote the first book “The DA Vinci Code” who is the best selling novel in 2003.He sings many songs, and he published an album “Musica Animalia”. In 2004, Dan Brown won the Award “Book Sense Book of the year”. He received the “Goodreads Choice Awards Best Mystery” in 2013.

    Here are some books are:
    1-Angels & Demons
    2-The lost Symbol
    3-Digital Fortress
    Here are some quotes:
    That is the definition of faith – acceptance of that which we imagine to be true, that which we cannot prove.
    I consider myself a student of many religions. The more I learn, the more questions I have. For me, the spiritual quest will be a lifelong work in progress.
    There’s a lot of stress… But once you get in the car, all that goes out the window.









    She was born on Sep, 15, 1890 in Torquay, UK. She is an English crime novelist, short story writer, playwright. Agatha one of the world’s top selling authors. Her first book published in 1920, (The Mysterious Affairs at Style). She wrote two volumes of poetry. She died on Jan,12, 1976 in Winterbrook. She wons many awards (Edgar Grand Master Award in 1955, Edgar Award for Best Play in 1955, Anthony Award for best series of the century in 2000, New York Drama Critics’ Circle Award in 1955). Her writing style was very impressive. Here are some renowned books:
    1-And Then There Were None (1939)
    2-The Murder of Roger Ackroyd (1928)
    3-Agatha Christie Book
    Here are some good quotes:

    An archaeologist is the best husband a woman can have. The older she gets, the more interested he is in her.
    It is a curious thought, but it is only when you see people looking ridiculous that you realize just how much you love them.
    I don’t think necessity is the mother of invention – invention, in my opinion, arises directly from idleness, possibly also from laziness. To save oneself trouble.





    Paulo Coelho is a Brazilian Lyricist and novelist. He was born on August 24, 1947 in Brazil. He starts his career in 1982. He is the recipient of many International Awards like that (Bambi-Culture). He is a UN Messenger of peace, he also runs an institute called as Paulo Coelho. Here are some renowned quotes:
    1- When you want something, all the universe conspires in helping you to achieve it.
    2- Tell your heart that the fear of suffering is worse than the suffering itself. And no heart has ever suffered when it goes in search of its dream.
    3- Be brave. Take risks. Nothing can substitute experience.
    Here are some famous books:
    1-The Alchemist (1988)
    2-Eleven Minutes (2003)
    3-Brida (1990)








    He is one of the world’s loved-novelist. He’s studied philosophy, in 1970 he worked as a journalist. He was born on June 5, 1949 in Cardiff, Wales. In 1974, he starts his career and he published two books. He received many appreciation awards (Edgar Award for Best Novel in 1979) (Edgar Grand Master Award in 2013) (Goodreads Choice Awards Best Historical Fiction in 2010).

    Here are some renowned quotes:
    1- Culture clash is terrific drama.
    2-James Bond is quite serious about his drinks and clothing and cigarettes and food and all that sort of thing. There is nothing wry or amused about James Bond.
    3-I enjoy learning technical details.
    His famous book names are:
    1-The Pillars of the Earth (1989)
    2-Fall of Giants (2010)
    3-Eye of the Needle (1978)





    John Grisham is an American bestselling writer, attorney, Politician. He was born on Feb 8, 1955 in the US. He wrote his first novel in 1984 “A Time to Kill” It was published in June 1989.

    John Grisham received Awards:
    1-Peggy V. Helmerich Distinguished Author Award in 2005
    2-Galaxy British Lifetime Achievement Award in 2007
    3-Library of Congressional Creative Achievement Award for Fiction in 2009
    Here are some good books:
    1-A Time to Kill in 1989
    2-The Firm in 1991
    3-The Whistler in 2016
    Here are some impressive quotes:
    1- I can’t change overnight into a serious literary author. You can’t compare apples to oranges. William Faulkner was a great literary genius. I am not.
    2-I don’t want to force my politics on my readers.
    3-I’m not itching to sue Amazon or Wal-Mart… They sell a lot of books. But the future is very uncertain with books.





    He is an American author of suspense, horror, sci-fi and fantasy books. He was born on 21 Sep 1947 in Portland. He starts his career in early ages, he wrote his first short story, which appeared in Startling Mystery Stories.

    Here are some impressive quotes:
    1-The most important things are the hardest to say, because words diminish them.
    2- Fiction is the truth inside the lie.
    3- Monsters are real, and ghosts are real too. They live inside us, and sometimes, they win.
    He received many awards:
    1-Bram Stoker award in (2011, 2003, 2000)
    2-International Horror Guild Award in (2003, 2001, 2002)
    3-Edgar Award for Best Novel in (2015)
    Here are some interesting and horror books:
    1-Carrie in 1974
    2-Doctor Sleep in 2013
    3-The Shining in 1977





    Haruki Murakami is an Japinies writer and bestseller in Japan as well as internationally. He was born on Jan 12, 1949 in Kyoto, Japan. He began to start his writing career in 1978, he wrote 200 pages. Haruki won several prestigious awards for his work.
    1-New York Time 10 Best Books of the Year in (2005)
    2-Jerusalem Prize for the Freedom of the individual in Society in 2009
    3-World Fantasy Award in 2006

    Here are some renowned books:
    1-1Q84 in 2009
    2-Kafka on the Shore in2002
    3-Norwegian Wood in 1987
    Here are some impressive quotes:
    1-If you remember me, then I don’t care if everyone else forgets.
    2-Death is not the opposite of life, but a part of it.
    3-There’s no such thing as perfect writing, just like there’s no such thing as perfect despair.




    James Patterson is an American author, who has written detective stories, thrillers, science fiction, romance and young adult novel. He was born on March 22, 1947 in Newburg, US. In 1976, his first book was published.
    He wrote many books:
    1-Witch & Wizard in 2009
    2-Cross in 2006
    3-Kiss the Girls in 1955
    He received several awards:
    1-Edgar Award for Best Novel in 1977
    2-Edgar Award for Best First Mystery in 1976
    Here are some renowned quotes:
    1-I Love to tell stories. It’s a delight for me.
    2- Hollywood is a peculiar beast-People in Hollywood are nuts.
    3-The more you read, the better you get at it.




    Nora Roberts is an American bestselling author, she wrote 209 romantic novels. She was born on Oct 10, 1950 in Silver Spring, US. Her books jumped up to the top list of the New York Times for Years now. In 1979, she wrote her first story. She received several achievements and reward in her life.
    1-Rita Award for best novel in 2009,1996.
    2-Quill Award for Book of the Year in 2007.
    3-Quill Award for romance in 2006,2007.
    She wrote several romantic, impressions, protagonist books in her life.
    1-“Bay of Sighs” in 2016
    2-“The Obsession” in 2016
    3-“Dark Witch” in 2013
    Hera are some good quotes:
    1-Love and magic have a great deal in common. They enrich the soul, delight the heart. And they both take practice.
    2-I need to write to be happy.
    3-I don’t think you can write – at least not well – if you don’t love stories, love the written word.




    Danielle Steel is an American novelist, and the forth bestseller author of all time. She was born on August 14, 1947 in New York City, US. Her writing style is different. She captures all the topics that we face in real life like that family crisis, fraud, jail, suicide, children’s fiction and poetry. In 1972, her first novel “Going Home” was published.

    Here are some good books:
    1-“A Perfect Life” in 2014
    2-“Rushing Waters” in 2016
    3-“His Bright Light” in 1998
    Here are some impressive quotes:
    1-If you see the magic in a fairy tale, you can face the future.
    2-Sometimes, if you aren’t sure about something, you just have to jump off the bridge and grow your wings on the way down.
    3-I wrote because I needed to and wanted to. It never occurred to me that I’d become famous.
    She received several awards:
    1-“Distinguished Service in Mental Health Award”
    2-“Legion of Honor”
    3- “Lucien Barriere Literary Award”


    Top 5 Mobile Companies of the World

    In the world, technology is the most important in our life. In other word, without technology, life is ending. Mobile phones are replacing the radio, tv. Now a day, peoples are suffering in different circumstances, and they are busy in daily life. So they cannot meet sometimes. Here smartphones solve many issues. Smartphones are easily available. In those days technology was changing in our life day by day. So we can say that the smartphone is the best way to enhance our capabilities, to get knowledge, to prove himself in every field of life, also to get a job, to solve many issues like that education, communication, fashion, social affairs, business, etc. Here are some best mobile companies of the world according to their quality, selling and popularity.


    1- SAMSUNG




    Samsung mean “three stars” or “Tristar”. Lee Byung Chul founded in 1938 as a trading company. Samsung is a Soth Korean company. 50% Samsung electronics of its mobile phones is manufactured in Vietnam, China, India, Brazil, Indonesia and 8% in Korea. Samsung earns per second, $6,486. It introduces its first Android smartphone in 2009. It produces wonderful electronic products like that Phone, Tv, Laptop, AC. Dr. Oh-Hyun Kwon Vice Chairman and CEO Samsung Electronics. The significant invention of this company is Samung Galaxy S7edge+Galaxy Note7, Galaxy S7, Samsung Galaxy O7 (2016), Samsung Galaxy A8 (2016), tablet, etc. Breaking news: Samsung Galaxy A7 Rumored to sport 16 Mega Pixel, Front camera, Water resistance is available in 2017.Samsung Buys NewNet Canada to Boost its rich communication services offering of the peoples.






    Apple mean Mr. Jannof said he included the bite “for scale” so people get that an apple not cherry, so he created the apple logo in 1977.Apple was founded by Steve jobs, Steve Woznaik, and Ronald Wayne in April 1976 to develop and sell personal computer. Apple reflects its shifted focus towards consumer electronics in 9, Jan 2007. Foxconn is a unit of Taiwan’s Hon Hoi Precision industry Co. Now a day, CarI Icahn Owns $2.5 Billian worth of Apple shares. An American multinational company that manufacture consumer electronics, computer software, personal computer, online services. The company introduces hardware products include Macintosh computers, the iPod, the iPad, the iPhone.








    Microsoft is the multinational computer technology corporation. Bill Gates and Paul Allen were founded in Albuquerque on April 4, 1975. Microsoft formed the partnership with IBM computers in 1980. Microsoft office built in 1986 by Redmond, Washington, where 30,000 -40,000 employees are working together. Microsoft has a global annual revenue $86.83 Billion USD, and 128,076 employees worldwide. Now a day, The Bill Gate, Steve Ballmer is the owner of Microsoft company. Microsoft office develops, manufactures, licenses, a line of internet games, music, video, Microsoft windows operating system, a line of search engines and sports a wide range of software products for computer devices.





    LG stands for Lucky Golstar. It is the abbreviation of “ Life’s Good”. LG is the Soth Korean Company brand. The Headquarter of LG Yeouido-dong. The founder of LG was Koo in-hwoi. In 5 Jan 1947 LG founded. The company made LG electronics, chemicals, telecom products and operates subsidiaries such as LG display, LG Uplus, LG Chem, Zenith. 82,000 employees working in more than 100 locations around the world. LG slogans are:
    “LG, We put the People first” (1997-1999)
    “LG, Digitally Yours” (1999-2012)
    “LG, Life’s Good” (2012- present)





    Lenovo is the multinational Chinees computer technology company. In 1984, Liu Chuanzhi founded Lennovo with the group of ten engineers in Beijing with 200,000 yuan.In the same day the Chinese government approved’s Lenovo. The company was incorporated in Hong Kong in 1988, the company would grow to be the largest PC company in China. Lenovo products are Mobile phone, Smartphones, Smart watches, explore all Laptops, Chromebooks. Lenovo is an IBM product. The company served services in the worldwide. Yang Yuanqing is a Chinees businessman, the current CEO. Lenovo is the most famous because the price is low and people are easily purchased.


    Now a days we are suffering in different issues, so we want to get pleasure and to release stiffness. A family picnic is a great way of spending quality time together. The picnic is an important part of our life, it is best for health & education. The best picnic area to enjoy: restaurant, parks, cinema, sea & beach. Here are we describe a wonderful restaurant in the world.


    It means “Mother of Pearl”in Dhivehi. It is situated in the Maldives. The 5-by-9 meter mostly acrylic structure. It has a capacity of only 14 people. It is encased in R-cast acrylic with a transparent roof offering a 270° panoramic underwater view. This beautiful & energetic place design & constructed by M.J. Murphy Ltd based in New Zealand. Conrad Hotels are a current owner of its restaurant & “WORLD’S BEST UNDERSEA RESTAURANT” is the slogan of this restaurant. Here are people enjoy the delicious food type: Maldivian-Western fusion cuisine. 20 years, the estimated life span of the restaurant. Here are we enjoying two private islands, Rangali & Rangalifinolhu, Fancy eating your dinner surrounded by shoals of fish, magnificent sharks and beautiful coral. The Restaurant is always used for specially in the occasion of wedding & private parties.


    It is an Italian restaurant. It is the world’s most expensive restaurant. It is situated edge of the sea a Pile, alongside the entrance to Dubrovnik’s Old City. Style of cuisine: European, Croatian, Seafood & Mediterranean.  It consists of attractive features: unique terraces, diners can enjoy a truly one-of-a-kind view of the Adriatic and the fortresses of Lovrijenac and Bokar and provide facilities to enjoy the picnic: Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Wine and Beer, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Digital Payments, Free Wifi, Accepts Discover, Reservations, Private Dining, Wheelchair Accessible. Nautika restaurant specially good for: Business meetings, Romantic, Scenic view, Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions.


    It is situated on Tverskoy Boulevard a few steps from the famous Cafe Pushkin Restaurant. Andrey Deloss, is the owner of the Turandot restaurant. Only 500 seats capacity of it and it  is an establishment beyond the scope of the definition “restaurant”& all the interiors of which are hand-made. The Turandot attractive features are captured around the peoples: it’s a true luxury palace, the tinsel, the antiques, the majestic chandelier of Malaysian crystal with unique lightning, acting fireplaces, tapestries – and everything is genuine! The details of the interior have been made for 6 years! Two workshops of woodcarvers, artists, sculptors have worked at them without a break. The Turandot restaurant provides a wide range of Chinese and Japanese cuisine variety & desert menu is:roll of chocolate-cigarette pastry with chocolate and pistachio creme brulee with vanilla “Bourbon”, hot lemon gratin with wild strawberry.

    4-Ali Barbour’s Cave Restaurant
    It is situated Ali Barbours Rd, Diani Beach, Kenya. No doubt, It is a romantic place. It provides good & attractive features: Reservations, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar. Ali Barbour’s Cave Restaurant specially good for Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Families with children, Scenic view, Romantic. Mostly you are enjoying specially Seafood, International, European food. Hence, do not allow children 6 and under. The restaurant open everyday, it is a good opportunity for pupils. About Visitors to Kenya rave about this magical restaurant on Diani Beach, where guests dine in a cave thought to be up to 180,000 years old, with an open roof of the stars.
    5-Le Meurice
    It is located in the First Arrondissement Paris in France, type in Palatial hotel. It is owned and operated by the Dorchester Collection, based in London. It was founded in 1771 and opened 1815. Le Meurice is a 5-star hotel. Le Meurice are comprising a plush Louis XVI style with Italian marble bathrooms. All have flat-screen TVs, free WiFi and air-conditioning, and 24-hour room service is available. Le Meurice, provide a wide area to enjoy shopping or simply want to explore the city of romance and culture. You are enjoying different types of foods: sea foods with vegetables & deserts. Peoples are inspired & attract with chandeliers, antique mirrors and frescoes galore.
    6-Sheesh Mahal
    It is located in Udaipur, India. Sheesh Mahal, rooftop restaurant & it is the part of the upmarket Leela Palace hotel, comes alive at dusk. Appreciation diners can tuck into spectacular Indian food by candlelight, while admiring the City Palace, the floating Lake Palace and the Aravalli hills. Attractive features have captured the mind of peoples: Wheelchair Accessible, Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol. The Sheesh Mahal provides good facilities: Families with children, Large groups, Special occasions, Romantic.
    7-Soho House
    The Soho House restaurant is situated in Los Angeles, US. Soho House, Expensive members-only club, was founded in 1995 as a home from home for people working in the creative industries & has grown into a community of like-minded individuals with Houses all over the world. Soho House is providing facilities: Local House, Every House, Under 27 Local House and Under 27 Every House. The  Soho House Barcelona features a rooftop pool, gym, Cowshed spa and 57 bedrooms. The member’s club aims to assemble communities of members that have something in common: namely, a creative soul & the majority of our members work in traditional creative industries, with the film, fashion, advertising, music, art and media sectors, among others, heavily represented.
    The restaurant is located in Reykjavik, Iceland. The Grillmarket restaurant provides energetic features: Reservations, Private Dining, Seating, Waitstaff, Highchairs Available, Wheelchair Accessible, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Free Wifi. The restaurant best before for this event: Large groups, Local cuisine, Special occasions, Romantic, Business meetings, Bar scene. Peoples are enjoying different types of cuisine: European, Scandinavian, Grill, Gluten Free Options, Vegetarian Friendly. Here the restaurant use moody and fascinating color scheme & rusting style, wooden floor exposed stonework.
    The Sirocco Restaurant located in Bangkok, Thailand. On the 63rd floor of Thailand’s second-tallest building, the Sirocco restaurant appears to float above the glittering city of Bangkok and the Chao Phraya River & lighting design shifts from blues to greens to reds, subtly shifting the atmosphere as the night goes on. Sirocco restaurant enhances the best features: Reservations, Outdoor Seating, Seating, Waitstaff, Parking Available, Validated Parking, Valet Parking, Serves Alcohol, Full Bar, Accepts American Express, Accepts Mastercard, Accepts Visa, Free Wifi. The restaurant helps the peoples most & enhance: Romantic, Special occasions, Scenic view, Bar scene. We are enjoying International, Mediterranean, European, Asian cuisine.
    The NoMad is the second restaurant from Chef Daniel Humm and Restaurateur Will Guidara & it is situated in New York, US. The restaurant, exposed beautiful features captured the peoples: soaring interiors with a refined, yet approachable menu, featuring a thoughtfully-curated wine program celebrating the great wine regions of the world, alongside innovative and classically-focused cocktails. Here is just enjoying Casual Elegant style of dinning & Contemporary American cuisine. The NoMad restaurant gives opportunities in the occasion of wedding, Private & social events: Banquet, Bar Dining, Bar/Lounge, Beer, BYO Wine, Cafe, Corkage Fee, Fireplace, Full Bar, Private Room, Weekend Brunch, Wine & special large events.




    1. MERRYL






    Meryl Streep is an American actress and singer. She was born on June22, 1949 in Summit, New Jersey. Her full name is Mary Louise. She cited as the best actress of her generation. She is known for her versatility in her roles. She won the Oscar award for her movie (“The Iron Lady”). In that movie she has played the role of British Prime Minister Margaret. She is not only a superb actor but also maintains her private life. She is thirty two years and have four kids. She never plays the role twice in her carrier. She is very good in dialogue delivery and has good accent.
    Streep receives her honorary degree at Harvard University on May 27, 2010.She was awarded Presidential Medal of Freedom in 2014. She won the 157 Award. She has nominated in 409 Award.


    2. SANDRA







    Sandra Bullock is an American actress. She was born on July 26, 1964 in Arlington. Her full name is Sandra Annette Bullock. She is also a Film Producer. She is one of the Hollywood’s Highest paid actresses. She is an academy award winner and golden globe award winner. She has performed every role, such as comedy, drama, romance and action. She has made the movie The Blindside. Her role in that movie is a fantastic one and this movie is just an inspirational one. Bullock made history which won both (Oscar and Razzie) Award in the same year in 2010.









    She was born on November 19,1962. Jodie Foster is an American actor, producer and director who worked in movies and also on television. Here full name is Alicia Christian. She has been the best actress of her generation.
    She is the best in Hollywood movies. She is a born actress. Her performance in movies is so remarkable. People love to see her movies. She has done the movies like contact, silence of lamb and flight plans. Beauty with Horrors a good gift for Jodie foster. She received major competitive awards. She won 2 Academy Awards, 2 Golden Globes, 3 BAFTA Awards and also received SAGTVward. She won 29 Awards.











    The most energetic, humanitarian actress Angelina Jolie Voight was born on June 4,1975 in Los Angeles, California. Ms Angelina Jolie is the one female who has done all types of roles in Hollywood movies. Besides acting, she does perform all stunts and every other scene in the movies. . When people see these movies they feel that the role is so original you will never find yourself thinking why didn’t they go with wages her name instead. From Hackers to Mr & Mrs Smith, it was always Angelina Jolie. She’s talented, romantic drop dead gorgeous actress. Her first Academy Award (for best supporting actress) for the great dramatic role in the Girl, Interrupted 1999. Devoted humanitarian, Angelina Jolie was made a Goodwill Ambassador for the UN Refugee Agency in 2001.In Cambodia, Jolie has made headlines for her work to obtain aid for refugees, Darfur and Jordan, to name just a few.
    Jolie received the Global Humanitarian Action Award from the UNA of the USA for her activism on behalf of refugee rights in 2005. Jolie wrote in another article in the New York Times on March 24,2015.In this article she’s explaining her ovaries and Fallopian tubes removed the previous week to further lower her risk for cancer.










    Nicole Kidman was born on 20 June, 1967 in Honolulu, Hawaii. She is an Australian-American film actress, theater actress,  TV actress and film producer. She is the most amazing actress of our time. She always takes different roles in classy, gorgeous, poised and incredible talented. She is a Hollywood icon in acting and fashion industry. She has one of the shortest Best Actress Oscar wins in history. Nicole Kidman won three Oscars witch that kind of natural talent, beauty, poise. Kidman’s breakthrough roles were in the 1989 feature film thriller Dead Calm and television thriller Bangkok Hilton. She can sing and do drama (The Hours, Cold Mountain) horror (The Others) Dance, funny (Bewitched, To Die For Flirting).












    Kate Winslet was born on 5 Oct, 1975. She started her career in British TV in 1991.Kate Elizabeth Winslet, is an English actress and singer. Her won different kinds of award like an Academy Award, an Emmy Award, four Golden Globe Awards, a Grammy Award, and three BAFTA Awards. She is beautiful, smart, gorgeous, talented, poise in her field of life. Her playing different role in the field of acting. Her most one of the best movies are (Titanic, The Reader, Reader, Heavenly Creatures, Spotless Mind, Mildred Pierce) Her born to be a superstar. She is collecting thousand of Award again and again with younger age. Kate best performance is in the film of (The Reader, revolutionary Road). Because of his extraordinary depth in acting, she made it to the top.

    7. ANNE










    Anne Jacqueline Hathaway is an American actress and singer. Her Hern on12 Nov, 1982 Brooklyn, New York. She is brought up in Millburn, New Jersey. Her inspired to act by her mother and as a high school student. She was nominated for the Paper Mill Playhouse Rising Star Award for Best Performance by a High School Actress for her performance in Once Upon a Mattress. She is amazing, beautiful and fabulous actress. Her acing is heart touching, mind blowing and capture the heart of the fans. She is physically and mentally strong.














    Emma Charlotte Duerre Watson is a British actress, model and activist. She was born on April 15, 1990 in Paris and brought up in Oxford shire. As a child she attends the Dragon School and she is trained as an actress at the Oxford branch of Stagecoach Theatre Arts. . Her parents both British lawyers. She plays a breakthrough role as a child in the successful Harry Potter film franchise. After performing in the Harry Potter series for a decade, Watson starts modeling at the age of adult.














    Susan Alexandra “Sigourney” Weaver ,born on October 8, 1949 in Manhattan, New York City. Sigourney an American actress and film producer. In 1977, she starts her career with her film debut as a minor character in Annie Hall. She came to prominence role as Ellen Ripley in Alien, 1979.

    Her acting in The Ice Storm (1997), she received the BAFTA prize and another Golden Globe nod. She acts a crucial role in Avatar at the age of 60 in 2009. She became the top box-office hit of all time. Her beauty, talent, and hard-work keeps winning respect from her fans and also a director. She also gave remarkable in several TV spots and even starred as “Avis Ryan” in the soap opera Somerset (1970) She received a Drama Desk Award for it during the mid-70s.


    10. MICHELLE









    Michelle MariShefeiffer was born on April 29, 1958. She is an American actress and occasional singer. She starts her acting career in 1978. Her first starring film role in Grease 2 (1982), before receiving mainstream attention for her breakout performance in Scarface (1983). She’s married to television producer David E. Kelley. She received the first Academy Award nomination for her excellent performance. In 1993, She had adopted her daughter, Claudia. The couple added to their family in 1994, with the birth of their son, John Henry. Her appeared in the family drama People Like Us (2012).