Cameron to Take a Year Off

Actress plans to travel, do charity work and 'get to know myself'
By Laurel Jorgensen,  Newser Staff
Posted Apr 23, 2008 11:44 AM CDT
Actress Cameron Diaz arrives for the 80th Academy Awards at the Kodak Theatre in Los Angeles, Sunday, Feb. 24, 2008.    (AP Photo/Amy Sancetta)
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(Newser) – Cameron Diaz plans to take a year off after she finishes her current movie, she told W before her father’s sudden death last week. “There’s a lot of things that I’ve been wanting to do,” said Diaz, 35. She plans to travel, do charity projects and “get to know myself.” Asked about romance following her split with Justin Timberlake, she responded: "I'm in love with life."