Oprah: Where Are They Now?
How the Real Erin Brockovich Dealt with Overnight Fame
When the movie Erin Brockovich hit theaters in 2000, viewers across the country learned the true story of a single mom, with no formal education, who brought a billion-dollar power company to its knees. Julia Roberts won an Oscar® for her portrayal of the film's heroine—and suddenly, the real-life Erin was thrown into the spotlight. Watch as Erin reveals how overnight fame changed her life and the lives of her children.
Published on August 18, 2013