George : How many numbers you got? Erin Brockovich : Oh, I got numbers comin' outta my ears. For instance: ten. George : Ten? Erin Brockovich : Yeah. That's how many months old my baby girl is.
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There are few people alive today who have gotten a better deal from Hollywood than Erin Brockovich. Steven Soderbergh's film, an anthem to Brockovich's legal crusade against the Pacific Gas and Electric Company for toxic dumping in Hinkley, Calif. Julia Roberts, who won an Oscar for playing her, needed a water-padded bra to get her dimensions right. All this has left Brockovich with an undeniably powerful, albeit peculiar, kind of fame.
Real Erin Brockovich played the waitress serving Julia Roberts and her kids, in the diner scene in the film, "Erin Brockovich" Erin Brockovich -- best known for the Julia Roberts movie bearing her name -- is selling the home she bought after she beat big business in a contaminated-water case. At 5, square feet, with six bedrooms and six bathrooms, the house in Agoura Hills, California, near Malibu, is vastly different from where she lived when she was just trying to make ends meet as a single mom of three. Click here to read more about it on Yahoo Homes. Click a photo for a slideshow. In , Julia Roberts won an Oscar after bringing Erin Brockovich's real-life crusade against a billion-dollar power company to the big screen. Still, Erin says Julia didn't spend much time with her to prepare for the role on director Steven Soderbergh's orders and only met her by chance as she was getting ready to be an extra in the film. Watch as Erin relives the "awkward and thrilling moment" she met Julia. Erin Brockovich - "when it hits home for you, then it becomes real" Say the name Erin Brockovich and you think, strong, tough, stubborn and sexy. She is a rebel.
He frowns, looking up to correct her, his eyes obscured through coke-bottle glasses. It makes doing the right thing feel a little thrilling, a little naughty, a lot of fun. People were poisoned , and they did it and they know it. So yeah, fuck off.