Topics

Admission (movie)

Lily Tomlin finds renewed life in showbiz universe

Lily Tomlin finds renewed life in showbiz universe

Lily Tomlin was driving down Moorpark Street in the Valley, talking about that time she ended up on the news for cutting down her eucalyptus trees. "They said I had dendrophobia, fear of trees!" Tomlin said with her characteristic cackle of a laugh. "I can't remember why we started talking about this." The circuitous conversation had begun on the topic of the soft brakes in her '55 Dodge, which nearly rolled over her in her driveway once (We were not in the Dodge, thank God, but in Tomlin's Lexus). The neighbor who had complained about the trees came to Tomlin's aid, validating her world view that most human beings are better and more interesting...

Loading
69°