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ABC(LOS ANGELES) — Dancing with the Stars will be celebrating its past on Tuesday night with a 10th anniversary special.

The special will feature performances by former and current cast members and pro dancers.

Celebrities scheduled to take part include Meryl Davis, Alfonso Ribeiro, Katherine Jenkins, Chelsea Kane, Kristi Yamaguchi, Amy Purdy, Maria Menounos, Melissa Rycroft, Kelly Monaco, Donald Driver, Hines Ward, Kurt Warner, Jacoby Jones, Emmitt Smith, Michael Irvin and Jerry Rice.

The special will begin with the series' biggest-ever opening number, with the judges, hosts, and the current season-20 pro dancers performing alongside 15 past celebrity contestants, plus seven returning pros.

Patti LaBelle, who competed this season until her elimination last week, will perform her hit "Lady Marmalade" with Lil' Kim and Amber Riley.

Karina Smirnoff is one of the vets who is returning and she can’t wait. “I love every second of it,” she tells ABC Radio, adding, “I’ve been missing the show. I'm having spray-tan withdrawal.”

Smirnoff says returning for the special and seeing old friends is like going to a “high school reunion” because everyone is so close.

“It's one of those shows that ten years from now, we're all still gonna be close, we're all still gonna call each other and send random texts,” says Smirnoff.

ABC's Dancing with the Stars: 10th Anniversary Special
airs at 8 p.m. Eastern time.

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ABC/RICHARD HARBAUGH(NEW YORK) — Brandy is set to make her Broadway debut Tuesday when she stars as Roxie Hart in Chicago.

"It feels exciting. It feels new. It feels like I'm in a dream," the Grammy Award-winning singer tells ABC Radio of her debut. "It's like, 'Is this really happening?' Like, 'Am I really gonna do it? Am I really gonna be on stage every night, acting? Am I gonna remember my lines?' It's a lot, but I'm excited."

Brandy, who also is working on her seventh studio album, said performing in Chicago -- where she'll belt out songs such as "No," "Funny Honey" and "We Both Reached for the Gun" -- says it was "beautiful" to sing someone else's songs for a change. "Now, I do wanna sing my new songs coming up," she adds. "But I love singing the Roxie songs. I love it."

So what's her favorite song from the long-running musical? "I love 'Roxie.' 'Roxie' is my favorite song. I sing 'Roxie' in the shower. I sing 'Roxie' in the hotel room. I sing 'Roxie' with my daughter. I sing 'Roxie' all the time."

Brandy said the opportunity to star on the Great White Way came at the perfect time.

"It was so crazy — like, even before I knew that I was gonna get the opportunity to do Chicago I was training...because I knew God was getting me ready for something. So I was boxing and I was working out, all of that," she says. "And then when I got the opportunity I just continued my regimen. I eat great. I take care of my voice. And I'm just ready. I'm just in a different zone."

Although this is Brandy's first time on Broadway, this isn't the first time she's starred in a musical. She co-starred with the late Whitney Houston in the televised version of Cinderella in 1997. The singer reflected on what her former co-star and mentor would've thought of her debut.

"I was showing my daughter some videos of me rehearsing and she looked over at me and she says, 'Mommy, you know what? Whitney would be really proud of you.' That brought me to tears," she tells ABC Radio. "I was like, 'Oh my God!' Out of nowhere she said that."

Brandy will star in Chicago for eight weeks at New York City's Ambassador Theatre.

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LucasFilm(NEW YORK) — Two Brits behind a science website called Project Helium Tears devised a literally out of this world way to try to get a pair of tickets to the premiere of Star Wars: The Force Awakens -- they launched a scale model of an X-Wing fighter into space.

The fans used a massive balloon to send the model up and away, and a GoPro camera to shoot the model flying against the striking backdrop of the earth and the sun -- with no computer-generated trickery necessary. Because of the model's scale and position in space, and with the inclusion of John Williams' Star Wars score, the illusion is very much from that "galaxy far, far away."

During the short film of the fighter's journey, they addressed director J.J. Abrams with an onscreen message in the form of a Star Wars title "crawl."

"Hey JJ: Can we have 2 tickets to the VIP premiere of The Force Awakens? Ordinarily, the answer would be no, so we thought we'd try something extraordinary...We know you like using practical effects and shooting in real locations," adding "We really love that there are X-Wings in the new film."

No word yet from Team Abrams or Lucasfilm.

Star Wars: The Force Awakens will be released Dec. 18 by Disney, the parent company of ABC News.

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ABC Photo Archives/ABC via Getty Images(NEW YORK) — Prepare yourself for more Full House nostalgia.

Lifetime is moving forward with a movie that will give viewers a behind-the-scenes look at the popular 1987-1995 sitcom and its stars, according to The Hollywood Reporter.

The project, which is tentatively titled The Unauthorized Full House Story, does not yet have a cast or airdate.

Last September, Lifetime aired an unauthorized movie about another classic 1990s sitcom, Saved by the Bell.

Netflix announced last week it has ordered a sequel to Full House that will premiere in 2016. Fuller House will star original cast members Candace Cameron Bure, Jodie Sweetin and Andrea Barber, with guest appearances by John Stamos. Netflix said discussions are ongoing with Bob Saget, Dave Coulier and Lori Loughlin.

Stamos tweeted his opinion of Lifetime's unauthorized Full House movie. Stamos wrote, "Full House TV movie on @lifetimetv? hmmmm –yeah right, good luck with that."

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Rodolfo Martinez/Bravo(LOS ANGELES) — Dr. Phil host Phil McGraw has a highly-anticipated interview with Real Housewives star Kim Richards set to air later Tuesday -- and McGraw spoke to ABC News' Rebecca Jarvis on Real Biz to tease what viewers can expect.

Richards, 50, was arrested earlier this month and charged with public intoxication, trespassing, resisting an officer and battery on a police officer, according to police.

"She wanted to tell her side of the story," McGraw told ABC News. "We sat down and talked about it, and we had a very candid conversation about it. And some very ... big revelations came out of this conversation."

He continued, "I think that people are gonna see that even though this is someone who’s on a reality show, it’s a very real, human being, and I think there’s a lot going on in her life that people don’t realize. I think she is going to tell us exactly what happened that night, I think she’s going to tell us why it happened."

McGraw called himself the "incurable optimist" and added, "I think she certainly can help herself."

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ABC/Matt Petit(LOS ANGELES) — The odds weren’t in Hunger Games actress Willow Shields' favor Monday night. The 14-year-old actress was voted off ABC’s Dancing with the Stars in an elimination that stunned the ballroom audience and judges.

Shields and actress Rumer Willis were both in jeopardy of going home even though they’ve earned high scores from the judges throughout the season.

Elimination is based on a combination of judges’ scores and viewers' votes.

Shields immediately teared up when her name was announced. “We are all sad. We are shocked,” said the show’s co-host, Erin Andrews.

Shields’s pro partner, Mark Ballas, praised Shields. “I just want to say, first of all, a big thank you to Willow. I couldn’t be more proud.”

Monday’s show was dedicated to dance styles from various eras.

The couple with the highest overall score was granted immunity from elimination Monday, and the other couples had to compete in a dance-off -- to either a Salsa, Cha Cha or Foxtrot -- for bonus points.

Due to an injury sustained last week, pro dancer Derek Hough didn’t compete. His celebrity partner, Olympian Nastia Liukin, was teamed with Sasha Farber Monday.

Here’s a rundown of the individual routines:

Riker Lynch:
The judges were thrilled with the actor/musician’s 1920s-style Quickstep. Bruno Tonioli called the routine full of content and “absolutely brilliant,” but cautioned the musician about tense shoulders when dancing in hold with his pro partner, Allison Holker. Carrie Ann Inaba agreed with Tonioli. Julianne Hough said Lynch and Holker were versatile and innovative but told Lynch to work on his frame, especially given the height difference between him and his partner. Len Goodman gave hearty approval of the routine by awarding the pair a perfect 10. The other judges each gave the couple 9s, for a total of 37 out of a possible 40 points.

Chris Soules:
The Bachelor star and partner Witney Carson won the judges over with their wartime-inspired Foxtrot. “That was awesome...I loved it, it was wonderful,” Hough said. Tonioli said Soules was “turning into a dancer,” adding that he believed the reality TV star took great care and attention with his footwork and his improvement was evident. Inaba said she thought Soules was gaining momentum at the right time. “You’re the most exciting one for me to watch right now,” she said. Goodman noted that he saw more fluidity and footwork from Soules, but asked him to work on polishing up “those little moments in hold.” Soules earned three 8s and a 7, for a total of 31 points.

Rumer Willis: The judges told the actress her Jive with partner Valentin Chmerkovskiy could have been better. Inaba said she believed Willis had lost some of the unique quality she had in the beginning of the season. “It just felt a little bit safe...and I can only be this critical with you because you’re so good,” Inaba said. Goodman said it was “better to be safe than sorry.” He praised Willis’s technique but said the routine “could have had a tad more flair.” Tonioli said he loved the nostalgic feel of the routine but cautioned Willis on her arm movement. Hough agreed with Tonioli about Willis’s arms, but said she believed Willis had done “an awesome job.” Willis earned three 9s and an 8, for a total of 35 points.

Noah Galloway:
The U.S. Army veteran’s 1970s-inspired jazz routine with partner Sharna Burgess brought Inaba to her feet in excitement. “What was that?” she shouted. That was insane!” Goodman called the routine strong and clean, and told Galloway, a double-amputee, “I’ve got to say, you may have half the limbs of most guys but I tell you you’re twice the man...It’s as good as any dance I’ve seen you perform.” Hough said Galloway had swag and groove. “That was the most fun I think I’ve ever had sitting at this table,” she said of watching the routine, and Tonioli added: “You two are bada**, hot and yet so cool it gives me chills...” Galloway earned a 10, two 9s and a 8, for a total of 36 points.

Robert Herjavec: After a disappointing performance last week, the Shark Tank star’s steamy 1980s-inspired Argentine Tango had the judges praising his improvement. Goodman said Herjavec’s dancing tends to go up and down, telling him that this week he was up. Hough called the routine clean and said Herjavec’s timing was “so much better.” Inaba told Herjavec that he and pro partner Kym Johnson had chemistry that was “incredible,” although she said she thought he appeared overwhelmed at times by Johnson. Herjavec earned three 8s and a 7, for a total of 31 points.

Nastia Liukin: With Liukin’s pro partner, Derek Hough, sidelined with a broken toe and sprained ankle and therefore playing an extra during the performance, the Olympian danced her Charleston with Sasha Farber. The routine, set on a subway train, was a hit with the judges. “That was the best subway ride I have ever taken!” Tonioli said. Inaba hugged Liukin and told the gymnast that she was proud of her and that’s she embraced dancing. Hough said Liukin had weathered a tough schedule and the difficulty of having a new partner. “You guys killed that dance,” she said. Liukin earned two 10s and two 9s, for a total of 38 points. Because she had the highest score of the night, she earned immunity from elimination.

Willow Shields:
The judges appreciated the actress’s ninja-inspired jazz routine. “I must say, you’ve got a really fertile and creative mind to come up with a number like that to that music,” Goodman told Shields’s pro partner, Mark Ballas. Tonioli said the routine had “a mystic, hypnotic quality that was awesome.” Inaba, speaking at first in Japanese, said the routine was “fantastic,” and Hough agreed. Shields earned three 9s and a 10, for a total of 37 points.

The Dance-Offs:

With Liukin safe, the remaining couples went head to head, squaring off in three pairs to dance either a Salsa, Cha Cha or Foxtrot. The winning couple in each dance-off earned an additional two points for the night.

Lynch vs. Shields/Salsa: Lynch and Holker danced first, followed by Shields and Ballas. While the judges said the scoring was very close, all four chose Shields and Ballas as the winner couple, giving the pair an extra two points.

Galloway vs. Herjavec/Cha Cha: Galloway and Sharna Burgess took on Herjavec and Johnson, and with the judges evenly split between the couples, the show’s rules state that Goodman’s choice breaks the tie. He picked Galloway.

Soules vs. Willis/Foxtrot: Soules and Carson went up against Willis and Chmerkovskiy, with each judge picking Willis over Soules.

Monday night’s scores [Individual Routine (bonus points from dance-off)]:

  • Willow Shields and Mark Ballas: 37 ( 2): 39
  • Nastia Liukin and Derek Hough: 38
  • Noah Galloway and Sharna Burgess: 36 ( 2): 38
  • Riker Lynch and Allison Holker: 37
  • Rumer Willis and Valentin Chmerkovskiy: 35 ( 2): 37
  • Chris Soules and Witney Carson: 31
  • Robert Herjavec and Kym Johnson: 31

ABC will air the Dancing with the Stars: 10th Anniversary Special Tuesday at 8 p.m. Eastern time. It will feature performances by former and current cast members and pro dancers.

The Dancing with the Stars competition continues next Monday at 8 p.m. Eastern time on ABC.

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Earl Leaf/Michael Ochs Archives/Getty Images(NEW YORK) -- Jayne Meadows has died, her agent confirmed to ABC News. She was 95.

Meadows, who was married to TV legend Steve Allen from 1954 until his death in 2000, was born in China and moved to Connecticut with her missionary parents as a child. As a teenager, she developed a love of theater and made a name for herself in a local company as "the redhead with the loud voice," she once told Emmy TV Legends.

Meadows went on to earn three Emmy nominations for her work on Meeting of Minds, St. Elsewhere and High Society. However, her favorite time professionally were the years she spent with her husband as a celebrity panelist on I've Got a Secret.

"That was a period in New York, where everybody I worked with, they were our best friends and I would do the show at night and the next day I'd be leaving the apartment...and the cab drivers [would yell], 'Jayney! Great show last night! How's Steve-o? How's the baby?'" she told Emmy TV Legends. "It was the medium that came into your living room. Every living room...they knew you as a friend."

Her work in TV was varied -- from appearances on What's My Line? and Hollywood Squares to The Honeymooners alongside her sister, Audrey Meadows. She also appeared on Broadway in Spring Again, The Gazebo, and Once In a Lifetime, and in films including Undercurrent and Lady in the Lake.

Meadows is survived by her son, Bill Allen.

"She was the most loving mother and grandmother I could ever imagine," he told Entertainment Tonight. "Seeing only the best in all her family members and giving us all confidence that we had value to offer the world and should take risks because we could do no wrong in her eyes."

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ABC/John Fleenor(NEW YORK) -- Stana Katic is off the market!

The Castle star married her longtime beau, Kris Brkljac, her rep confirmed to ABC News.

Katic, 37, wed the business efficiency consultant over the weekend at a private family monastery on the Dalmatian Coast in Croatia. The actress's parents are originally from there.

This is the first marriage for Katic, but the second wedding she's participated in recently. Last year, her Castle character, Kate Beckett, wed Nathan Fillion's Richard Castle.

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ABC/Kelsey McNeal(NEW YORK) -- Ellen Pompeo gave Grey's Anatomy fans a hint at what her character, Dr. Meredith Grey, will deal with after the untimely death of her onscreen husband, Dr. Derek Shepherd, portrayed by Patrick Dempsey.

"I have always said what keeps me going is the fans. Knowing we move you and inspire you," she tweeted Monday. "There are so many people out there who have suffered tremendous loss and tragedy. Husbands and wives of soldiers, victims of senseless violence and parents who have lost children. People who get up each day and do what feels like is the impossible."

"So it [is] for these people and in the spirit of [resilience] I am honored and excited to tell the story of how Meredith goes on in the face of what feels like the impossible," Pompeo added.

She concluded, "I hope you will join me on her journey."

Dempsey's character on Grey's Anatomy was shockingly killed off the ABC series last Thursday. "McDreamy," as he was known to fans, was attempting to help victims of a car accident when his own vehicle was struck by a tractor-trailer, causing him serious injury. Pompeo's Dr. Grey, ultimately decided to take him off life support. Dempsey had starred on Grey's Anatomy since its premiere in 2005.

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Ron Galella/WireImage(NEW YORK) — Even before Bruce Jenner became an Olympic champion, his first wife Chrystie Scott said, he told her early on during their marriage that he was struggling with being transgender and wanted to “be a woman.”

“It was such a shock to me, but he opened up his heart and confessed,” Scott said in an exclusive interview on ABC’s Good Morning America Monday. “[He said] he had to share this deep, dark secret and he told me he always wanted to be a woman and, understandably, I was speechless. I didn’t really know what to say.”

Jenner and Scott were married in 1972, and she was by his side as he took home the gold medal for the decathlon at the 1976 Summer Olympics in Montreal. Jenner was crowned an American hero during the Cold War, and afterwards, endorsement deals and appearance opportunities poured in. His likeness became a nationwide brand, and Jenner appeared in ads, movies and TV shows.

But it was during their first year of marriage, Scott said, that the former Olympian told her about his issues.

“I was really pleased that he shared that intimacy with me, that he trusted me with his deepest, darkest secret,” she said.

Bruce Jenner told ABC News’ Diane Sawyer during an exclusive interview, which aired in a special edition of 20/20 Friday, that Scott was probably “the first one to know” he was quietly struggling with gender identity. Jenner referred to himself using male pronouns during the interview and ABC News has chosen to follow his lead, though he also referred to himself as “Bruce” and “her.”

“I didn’t go heavily into it back then,” Jenner told Sawyer. “I said, ‘These are my issues. This is what I deal with.’ And they think I do a little cross dressing, I do a little of this, a little of that, you know, ‘It’s going to be fine; we’ll work all this stuff out.’”

Six years into their marriage, Jenner and Scott had their first child together, Burt. Scott was pregnant with their second child, Cassandra, when the couple separated. They divorced in 1981.

When asked if Jenner’s struggle with being transgender was what led to their divorce, Scott told Good Morning America that, “It was an underlying unrest and an underlying dissatisfaction of being married that led to our divorce.”

“His career as a decathlete was over,” she continued. “There were a lot of changes in his life that made him an unhappy guy right then, so that could have been a big factor. I don’t know. It wasn’t a thing that we explored because it didn’t seem like, it didn’t rear its ugly head.”

Scott said his issues were difficult for her to understand, at the time.

“It’s so hard to wrap your head around it, especially because he was such a manly man and he didn’t display any female style in any way,” she said. “He never indicated anything feminine in his demeanor. It was pretty hard to wrap my head around it, but it didn’t threaten me. It didn’t threaten our marriage. It wasn’t really a threat. It wasn’t a problem.”

Scott kept Jenner’s secret to herself for decades. She said she was very proud of Jenner for coming forward with his story and hopes he can serve as an inspiration to others.

“I’m sure there are plenty of people that don’t have the courage to come out at all, ever, and they live private, dark, tortured lives, and that’s tragic. That’s just tragic,” she said. “The fact that he did share it with me that first year, I felt like it was actually a gift that he gave to me, that he trusted me with something so intimate. I felt like I was in charge of something that I had to hold private and dear and quiet.”

Scott said she and the rest of Jenner’s family, including his children, their spouses, grandchildren and his second wife, Linda Thompson, gathered together to watch Sawyer’s two-hour interview with him at Scott and Jenner’s daughter Cassandra’s house, and that watching his journey through the years was “surreal.”

“I think it was cathartic to watch it together. I think it was cathartic to him,” she said. “ It was a good experience for all of us to go through together, to watch it together. After he left we talked about it together, the kids, how it felt to them. How it felt to me. How it felt to Linda. It was pretty intense.”

But Scott said it was hard for her to watch Jenner’s journey, knowing that he went through the triumphs of Olympic glory, then suffered from depression for years, before deciding to go through with his transition.

“Going back to the Olympics and seeing him as this manly man and, I must say, it was pretty great,” Scott said. “And then to see him go through this anguish. I know it’s been painful for him. I know it’s been a torment in his life.”

“It broke my heart,” she continued. “I reached over and tried to give him a little bit of comfort. It broke my heart for him. It was sad.”

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Tommaso Boddi/WireImage(LOS ANGELES) — Brad Pitt is often regarded as one of Hollywood's most handsome leading men.

So, when he appeared at an event over the weekend with a bruise on his face, many wondered what could have happened.

"This is what happens when you try to run up steps in the dark, with your arms full, wearing flip flops," he told People magazine. "Turns out if you then try to stop your forward momentum with your face, the result is road rash."

Pitt wasn't vain about hiding the injury, however. The event, a benefit for Austism Speaks, was too important to him to stay cooped up at home. "I was honored to be a part of this important event," he said.

The actor bid $23,000 for a Fender Stratocaster that was signed by all the performers, such as Stephen Stills and Neil Young.


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ABC/Craig Sjodin(LOS ANGELES) -- After Dancing with the Stars pro Derek Hough injured both feet last week, ABC released a statement, saying it was "unclear" if he'd be able to perform on Monday night's episode with his partner, Nastia Liukin. Now, we have more clarity: Hough says he can't.

"Although I can sort of wobble around...I don't know, I can't dance," Hough said on a clip that aired on Monday's Good Morning America.

Hough also further explained his injuries, which he suffered while rehearsing for the 10th anniversary Dancing with the Stars special. 

"I kicked my foot really hard against a light; broke my toe. And as I was going to get ice for my toe, I rolled my ankle severely and sprained it," he said.

While Hough continues to recover, Liukin will perform with pro-dancer Sasha Farber for Monday night's Dancing with the Stars.

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ABC News(NEW YORK) -- The 1980s were a painful time for some of Bruce Jenner's older children, who told ABC News' Diane Sawyer in an exclusive interview that their father, an Olympic icon and international celebrity, seemed to vanish during those years.

Three decades later, they finally understand why.

“We have a very complex relationship,” Jenner’s daughter, Cassandra Marino, told Sawyer. “He’s disappeared out of our lives, especially out of my life. So ... I’m looking forward to this next chapter.”

That next chapter emerged with Jenner embarking on a transition to life as a woman, which Jenner discussed in a two-hour interview with Sawyer during a special edition of 20/20 that aired Friday.

In previously unseen remarks from that interview, Jenner’s children discussed the pain that their father’s absence caused -- and how their relationships have since improved.

“Us missing, you know, a time of our lives is still probably the hardest thing for us to deal with,” Brandon Jenner said. “We’re trying not to look back. We’re just looking forward.”

Bruce Jenner admitted that he was too often absent from his children’s lives during the 1980s, a period of depression and isolation as he faced an identity crisis. During the interview, Jenner referred to himself using male pronouns and ABC News has chosen to follow his lead, though he also referred to himself as “Bruce” and “her.”

“The big formative years for them, I was really struggling with these issues,” Jenner said. “I talked to all the boys about this after the fact, that, yeah, I didn’t do a good job. And I apologized to my kids for that.”

Jenner’s children have a message: All is forgiven.

“In seeing him come out to me and explain his true self, I was more proud right there to carry the last name Jenner and to be part of the family than at any time before,” said Brandon Jenner.

Burt Jenner, the former Olympian’s first child, agreed.

“The one thing, I think, that we have gained that means more to us than anything is the honesty,” Burt Jenner said.

The Kardashian-Jenner posse, Bruce Jenner’s reality TV cohorts, expressed support on social media -- Kris and their two daughters, Kendall and Kylie, each called Jenner “my hero” on Twitter.

Khloe Kardashian deployed an old family nickname -- “Bruzer” -- in a tweet during the broadcast.

Kourtney Kardashian was also supportive. “Woke up with a smile on my face knowing this will change lives,” she wrote.

Jenner’s journey carries special resonance for the transgender community. Transgender model Arisce Wanzer told ABC News that Jenner’s declaration is a major flashpoint.

“This is huge. It is going to change TV, it is going to change people’s minds, it is going to change the fans’ minds, and everyone is going to have to open their minds,” Wanzer said.

Arin Andrews and Katie Rain Hill, both transgender authors, said this is just the beginning.

“This is going to help people," Hill said. "I know, right now, someone watched this special and it clicked. It suddenly made sense to them.”

“When it all comes down to it, we all bleed red, and we are all human, and we are all trying to be happy,” Andrews said.

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ABC News(NEW YORK) -- In a previously unseen exchange between ABC News’ Diane Sawyer and Bruce Jenner during an interview about his revelation that he considers himself a woman, the former Olympian likened his coming out to winning the 1976 Olympic decathlon.

“Actually, I thought of the title for a book is The Eleventh Event: Overcoming Life's Obstacles...because life is much more difficult than running a decathlon, I guarantee you,” he said in the exchange that aired for the first time Monday on Good Morning America.

When Sawyer followed up by adding, “But ultimately you win or lose from what's inside,” Jenner agreed.

“Everybody's got stuff,” said the 65-year-old father and grandfather. “Everybody's got their things that they've got to deal with. This happens to be my thing that I've dealt with my whole life. I'm trying to do something about it for the good, OK. And I don't think anybody could be critical about that. At least I hope not.”

Jenner’s admission has sparked a national conversation about gender. In another exchange that aired for the first time on GMA Monday, he recalled the early stages of his transition. He wasn’t yet ready to share his secret with the world but found himself besieged by paparazzi.

The changes to his face were apparent, Sawyer said.

“Yes, I gave [them] ammunition, OK,” Jenner said.

When Sawyer asked Jenner why, he replied: “Because I'm trying to live with myself ... trying to be myself.”

During the interview, which first aired on Friday, Jenner referred to himself using male pronouns and ABC News has followed his lead, though he also referred to himself as “Bruce” and “her.”

For decades, Jenner’s ex-wives and sister kept the secret of his gender identity struggle as the only people who knew. The circle expanded recently when Jenner told his mother and his 10 children -- biological children Burt, Cassandra, Brandon, Brody, Kendall and Kylie, and stepchildren Kourtney, Kim, Khloe and Rob Kardashian.

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Photo by: Paul Drinkwater/NBC(NEW YORK) — Sophia Bush is mourning the loss of an ex-boyfriend who was among the casualties in the devastating earthquake in Nepal on Saturday.

Google executive Dan Fredinburg had been hiking Mount Everest, where the earthquake caused an avalanche.

Bush posted a tribute to Fredinburg on Instagram on Saturday, writing, "There are no adequate words. Today I find myself attempting to pick up the pieces of my heart that have broken into such tiny shards, I'll likely never find them all."

Calling Fredinburg an incredible friend who was "one-of-a-kind," the Chicago P.D. star stated, "He was one of my favorite human beings on Earth. He was one of the great loves of my life. He was one of my truest friends. He was an incredible brother, a brilliant engineer, and a damn good man. I'm devastated and simultaneously so deeply grateful to have known and loved him, and to have counted him as one of my tribe."  

Bush and Fredinburg reportedly split in February of 2014.

The magnitude-7.8 earthquake in Nepal killed at least 4,000 people.

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