Naomi Cries, Explains Rage Issues to Oprah

It all goes back to ballet...
By Evann Gastaldo,  Newser Staff
Posted May 4, 2010 8:06 AM CDT

(Newser) – Poor, poor Naomi Campbell was too tall to be a ballerina, and the ensuing anguish she went through probably has a lot to do with why she now punches cameras and throws cell phones at people. The supermodel actually broke down in tears yesterday on Oprah while talking about her rage issues—it didn’t help that her mother “abandoned” her to pursue her own dream of becoming a ballerina, Us reports.

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But dry those tears: The story has a happy ending. Oprah Winfrey finally enabled the supermodel to live out her childhood dream by dancing on the stage of the Bolshoi Ballet. To watch that video clip, which features Campbell probably as joyous as you’ll ever see her, click here. She also introduced Oprah to her current boyfriend (a billionaire) whilst insisting that her lovers needn’t always be rich. For more on that, click here.
(Read more Naomi Campbell stories.)

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