hotel guests, party goers, and celebrities. McCarthy currently stars in an online fiveepisode series, called In The Motherhood, along with Chelsea Handler and Leah Remini.The show is on MSN and is based on being a mother where users could submit their stories to have it made into real webisodes. The comic has written a memoir about her quest to help her 4-year-old son, Evan, called
Louder than Words: A Mother’s Journey InHealing Autism.
In June 2007, Talk About Curing Autism (TACA) named McCarthy asits spokesperson. Her stated goal is to educate the public that autism is treatable. Shewill be participating in fundraisers, online chats, and other activities for the non-profitorganization to help families affected by autism spectrum disorders. Her first fundraiser for TACA, Ante Up for Autism, was held on October 20, 2007, in Irvine, California.
American singer-songwriter. Mother of one child and single.has won eight Grammy Awards throughout her career. She achieved success in her early career as an R&B star, but smoothly changed her repertoire towards amore jazz orientated musical style in the early 90's. Cole may be best remembered for her 1991 album,
Unforgettable... with Love
, featuring her own arrangements of her father's greatest hits. Her decision to record the songs was a chart success; the albumsold over 7 million copies in the United States alone, and won Cole several GrammyAwards, including
Album of the Year
Record of the Year
Best Traditional Pop Vocal Performance
. The album featured a duet, the title track, with her father, created bysplicing a recording of his vocals into the track. As a single, it reached #14 on BillboardMagazine's Hot 100 chart, and went gold. Natalie's latest album
wasreleased September 9, 2008. The first single and video is another virtual duet with her father, a cover of his 1951 hit "Walkin' My Baby Back Home". "I've been so fortunate tohave learned so much from my past experiences. I am embraced by the love andsupport of my family and friends; I am committed to my belief in myself and in myabiding faith to meet this challenge with a heartfelt optimism and determination. This ishow I intend to deal with this current challenge in my life."