Fighting Words: Melissa Leo Memoir Due Outin 2013
First Published: May 2, 2011 6:46 PM EDT Credit: Getty Images
NEW YORK, N.Y. -- Melissa Leo is working on a memoir, and it won’t be pretty.
The Academy Award-winning actress has a deal Simon&Schuster for a “gutsy” book about her life, from her troubled childhood to her “stormy breakup” with actor John Heard.
Simon & Schuster announced Monday that is plans a 2013 release for the memoir, currently untitled.
Leo won an Oscar for her performance as the fierce matriarch in “The Fighter.” Her other films include “Frozen River” and “21 Grams.”
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