Jillian Barberie EXCL: She says Heather Locklear helped her fight cancer and enter rehab - Tipblogg

Jillian Barberie EXCL: She says Heather Locklear helped her fight cancer and enter rehab

Ex-Fox NFL Sports Sunday and Good Day LA host Jillian Barberie is wanting again on her previous.

The 56-year-old star appeared to have all of it – fame, work, a loving husband – however then she hit a number of roadblocks. 

Now sober with assist from good pal Heather Locklear, she tells DailyMail.com how her despair and breast cancer battle led her into an dependancy that turned her life the wrong way up.

‘I actually do not feel like I’ve had a whole lot of trauma in my life, which is hysterical as a result of I all the time ask my girlfriends, “Have I’ve been through a lot?”’ started the star who has additionally spoken on Addiction Talk, a web based discuss present hosted by American Addiction Centers

Her past: Ex-Fox NFL Sports Sunday and Good Day LA host Jillian Barberie is looking back on her past. The 56-year-old star seemed to have it all - fame, work, a loving husband - but then she hit several roadblocks. Seen in 2002

Her previous: Ex-Fox NFL Sports Sunday and Good Day LA host Jillian Barberie is wanting again on her previous. The 56-year-old star appeared to have all of it – fame, work, a loving husband – however then she hit a number of roadblocks. Seen in 2002

‘They will take a look at me, and they may severely say to me, “Yes Jillian, you’ve been through a lot.” But I feel every thing’s relative,’ she added.

Jillian – who additionally appeared on Melrose Place and in Sharknado- added that she is so amazed at the place she is immediately. ‘Life is a loopy, loopy place I’ve had a lot enjoyable,’ stated Jillian.

But she had some assist alongside the way in which. Her shut pal Heather Locklear from Melrose Place was there to get Barberie again on monitor.

‘Heather is certainly one of my very pricey buddies and she helped me quite a bit by way of chemo, Jillian tells DailyMail.com.

Back on track: Now sober with help from good friend Heather Locklear, she tells DailyMail.com how her depression and breast cancer battle led her into an addiction that turned her life upside down. Seen in 2013

Back on monitor: Now sober with assist from good pal Heather Locklear, she tells DailyMail.com how her despair and breast cancer battle led her into an dependancy that turned her life the wrong way up. Seen in 2013

Cute as ever: Locklear at the world premiere of the Lifetime original movie Don't Sweat the Small Stuff: The Kristine Carlson Story in October

Cute as ever: Locklear on the world premiere of the Lifetime authentic film Don’t Sweat the Small Stuff: The Kristine Carlson Story in October

‘She says I helped her by way of, you recognize, her sobriety and, you recognize, now we discuss day by day. And I see her most days of the week.’

Locklear has been to rehab a number of instances however has been a lot more healthy up to now few years.

Jillian added, ‘We are very lucky. We all the time say we’re the identical individual. We have the identical humorousness, and we cowl in the identical loopy enterprise so we sort of get it and she would not take herself too severely in any respect. 

‘She’s one of many funniest girls I’ve ever met. And we’re raunchy,’ stated Jillian.    

And she additionally stated that she may be very blessed to be sober proper now.

‘It’s been 14 months. I am unable to Imagine going by way of the issues that I’ve gone by way of being drunk up to now yr. I’ve been by way of sufficient. I imply, I feel that ingesting, you recognize, for me, would be the demise of me, cancer will not.’

With pal Kris Jenner in 2012: 'I really don't feel like I've had a lot of trauma in my life, which is hysterical because I always ask my girlfriends, ¿Have I've been through a lot?¿' began the star who has also spoken on Addiction Talk , an online talk show hosted by American Addiction Centers

With pal Kris Jenner in 2012: ‘I actually do not feel like I’ve had a whole lot of trauma in my life, which is hysterical as a result of I all the time ask my girlfriends, “Have I’ve been through a lot?”’ started the star who has additionally spoken on Addiction Talk , a web based discuss present hosted by American Addiction Centers 

As far as her cancer, she says would not look again.

‘I did have the double mastectomy, the chemo, the radiation,’ she shared.

‘I wasn’t a type of girls that checked out my physique as this huge sacred factor. I did not deal with my physique horribly, however I did not consider breast cancer. I simply by no means actually had mammograms. It simply by no means occurred to me.

‘And I took I took my physique without any consideration. I want I’d have achieved playboy. Playboy provided 4 instances, and I turned them down each time and I want I had achieved it. But, you recognize, God had totally different plans for me.

The old days: 'Life is a crazy, crazy place I've had so much fun,' said Jillian

The outdated days: ‘Life is a loopy, loopy place I’ve had a lot enjoyable,’ stated Jillian

‘I simply want I’d have achieved it. For Prosperity. I had stunning pure breasts and now I’ve implants and I’m not as keen on them. 

‘And individuals stated, “Oh my gosh, you know, the steroids make you gain weight, and you go bald.” But I’m not a useless individual. My youngsters had been primary. I advised my oncologist to deliver me to the brink of demise and take me again once more. I’ve a 9 and an 11-year-old at dwelling. Cancer rearview mirror.

‘I all the time inform individuals, you recognize, for me that taking that sip of alcohol is much extra harmful than my cancer coming again. 

The show that Los Angeles loved: Seen with her Good Day LA costars Steve Edwards and Dorothy Lucey on Jay Leno

The present that Los Angeles beloved: Seen with her Good Day LA costars Steve Edwards and Dorothy Lucey on Jay Leno

Reunion: Seen more recently with Dorothy as well as another Good Day LA vet

Reunion: Seen extra lately with Dorothy in addition to one other Good Day LA vet

‘For me, I’m much more afraid of taking a sip of Chardonnay than I’m, of listening to that my cancer comes again. And the rationale for that’s quite simple. If cancer does come again, you might have medical doctors, they’re the professionals, the consultants that, you recognize, surgical oncologists take it out of you. And then chemo oncologists inform you precisely how a lot chemo they need to put in your physique. When you are ingesting, you are the physician, proper?

‘So yeah, I do not ever need to return to that darkish place. To consider every thing I achieved, whereas ingesting by ingesting actually acquired unhealthy. 

‘After my prognosis, I’ll be sincere, it wasn’t due to the cancer. It was due to different traumatic issues that occurred.

‘And, you recognize, I acquired by way of all of it and I’m on hopefully the opposite facet day by day, you recognize, I’ve been a single mother for 10 years, doing it alone. And it has been onerous at instances, however it’s essentially the most fulfilling job I’ve ever had.

Busy babe: From 2000 to 2005, she appeared on Fox Sports as the weather host for Fox NFL Sunday. Seen in 2005

Busy babe: From 2000 to 2005, she appeared on Fox Sports because the climate host for Fox NFL Sunday. Seen in 2005

From 1995 to 2012, she was a co-host on the Los Angeles tv morning information and leisure program Good Day L.A. on Fox owned-and-operated station KTTV. 

‘I used to be lucky sufficient to work in Hollywood,’ shared Barberie.

‘We gained 4 Emmys, it is a type of issues that sort of grew like a fungus. Nobody actually paid consideration to us. So, we actually acquired away with quite a bit on that present.

‘It was actually, as you’ll say cheeky and enjoyable, and we pushed boundaries. So a lot in order that a whole lot of the celebrities would, you recognize, bypass the massive leisure tonight’s and the massive extras and all these exhibits and come proper to us like Brad Pitt and George Clooney just because they watched the present. 

‘They had been you recognize, huge followers of ours, and we had been followers of theirs. Jen Aniston stated to me, “Oh my god, we’re big fans of yours. We watch you in the morning.” And I used to be pondering, wow, I do know who she’s speaking about.’

She fought hard: As far as her cancer, she says doesn't look back. 'I did have the double mastectomy, the chemo, the radiation,' she shared. 'I wasn't one of those women that looked at my body as this big sacred thing. I didn't treat my body horribly, but I didn't think of breast cancer. I just never really had mammograms. It just never occurred to me'

She fought onerous: As far as her cancer, she says would not look again. ‘I did have the double mastectomy, the chemo, the radiation,’ she shared. ‘I wasn’t a type of girls that checked out my physique as this huge sacred factor. I did not deal with my physique horribly, however I did not consider breast cancer. I simply by no means actually had mammograms. It simply by no means occurred to me’

From 2000 to 2005, she appeared on Fox Sports because the climate host for Fox NFL Sunday. 

And she had an appearing profession too. 

‘I’ve had a whole lot of enjoyable appearing roles. Sharknado 4 was in all probability one of the vital memorable just because my youngsters had been ecstatic,’ she stated.

She had two kids with Grant Reynolds of Househusbands Of Hollywood fame whom she was wed to from 2006 to 2014: they’re Ruby, age 15, and Rocco, 12.

Jillian was hand chosen for Sharknado: ‘The producers picked me to be in it which was completely thrilling. They stated look when you’re when you play a reporter, you will get extra strains within the present or we will have you ever killed by a shark. So, I got here dwelling that night time, and I advised the children and earlier than I may even get it on the market like you need to get my shark. So in fact, I used to be attacked by a shark on the practice. 

‘The funniest factor is in in actual life, I cannot go within the ocean. I’m completely afraid of nice whites. I do not know the way surfers do it. You know what lurks beneath like, what? Oh my god, I didn’t reside my life to be fish meals. I do not know the way they do it.’

Her ex: She had two children with Grant Reynolds of Househusbands Of Hollywood fame whom she was wed to from 2006 to 2014; seen in 2006

Her ex: She had two kids with Grant Reynolds of Househusbands Of Hollywood fame whom she was wed to from 2006 to 2014; seen in 2006

The star has additionally appeared on Clueless, V.I.P., and Melrose Place. 

And Skating with Celebrities in 2006 was very onerous.

‘I feel it was 38 on the time, perhaps in all probability in one of the best form of my life as a result of I actually did not work out and it compelled us.

‘I imply, we might take Epsom salt baths and you would be compelled to take for go away at simply because your muscle tissue would ache, and you your ft would swell or harm. But I grew up in Canada on the ice and I beloved each minute of it. We practiced. Gosh, I imply, I feel 11 hours per week.

That’s how I met everybody within the Kardashian household and grew to become very shut with them. And yeah, Bruce was a lot enjoyable.

The little ones: Her children are Ruby, age 15, and Rocco, 12. Seen in 2016

The little ones: Her kids are Ruby, age 15, and Rocco, 12. Seen in 2016

‘I bear in mind one night time he was skating very late as I skated late. And then generally I’d simply sleep on the sofa on the ice present on the on the enviornment. 

‘But one night time, Bruce got here off the ice when Caitlyn was Bruce and he had a break up open cheek, as a result of he worn out and they stated, “Oh, my God, call the ambulance.” 

‘And I stated “No, I’m calling Kris.” Which afforded me the chance to satisfy Kris who’s an unbelievable girl and she hosted my child bathe. They had been such a enjoyable household to hang around with. And I’ve been blessed. I’ve been blessed.’

She additionally talks about being adopted.

‘My mom was born and raised in Ireland and my father born and raised in London. So, after I did 23 and me, it was 100% Spot on. Although I’m Lithuanian on my dad’s facet.’

Her folks: It took work to find her family. 'I hired a detective to find my mom and dad, birth mom and dad that is, and I found that they had me very young, when they immigrated to Canada separately, didn't know each other, put me up for adoption,' she added

Her of us: It took work to seek out her household. ‘I employed a detective to seek out my mother and dad, beginning mother and dad that’s, and I discovered that that they had me very younger, once they immigrated to Canada individually, did not know one another, put me up for adoption,’ she added

It took work to seek out her household.

‘I employed a detective to seek out my mother and dad, beginning mother and dad that’s, and I discovered that that they had me very younger, once they immigrated to Canada individually, did not know one another, put me up for adoption,’ she added.

‘Got married three months later. And then my beginning mother stated she tried to get me again and could not. They did go on to have two different ladies. So yeah, I do have beginning sisters.’

She additionally stated the ‘craziest factor’ is that she obtained a letter from England a couple of years after, and they had been doing a household tree. 

She discovered her cousin is Linda Lawrence, who’s married to Donovan, and has two daughters with him. 

And she has a son with Brian Jones of the Rolling Stones.

Thriving these days: Here the beauty is seen on Instagram. 'Yes, I've gone through a lot. But you know, I am certainly not traumatized from these traumatic events I've grown, and I've learned, and I try to help people whether it's addiction, anything else that I've been through. And that's the greatest gift of all,' she said

Thriving lately: Here the wonder is seen on Instagram. ‘Yes, I’ve gone by way of quite a bit. But you recognize, I’m actually not traumatized from these traumatic occasions I’ve grown, and I’ve realized, and I attempt to assist individuals whether or not it is dependancy, the rest that I’ve been by way of. And that is the best reward of all,’ she stated

‘Growing up in Canada, The Rolling Stones are my favourite band. And so far as Donovan, he is unbelievable. And I’ve interviewed him many instances not understanding that my cousin was married to him.

‘So, after I say life is loopy, that is what I’m speaking about. So, I do not actually really feel like I’ve been traumatized. 

‘I really feel like I’ve the best life.

‘Yes, I’ve gone by way of quite a bit. But you recognize, I’m actually not traumatized from these traumatic occasions I’ve grown, and I’ve realized, and I attempt to assist individuals whether or not it is dependancy, the rest that I’ve been by way of. And that is the best reward of all.’

If you or anybody you recognize is combating dependancy points, assist is accessible. American Addiction Centers presents assist for these combating dependancy. You can name their help line at 866-244-1070. 

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