Transcript for Actor Liam Neeson Opens Up About His Personal Life
Lynn needs and has played his share of tough guys in the movies but this morning you're gonna see a very different side of the -- It's been five years since the tragic death of his wife actress Natasha Richardson. In the actor says he still struggling to come to terms with her loss -- -- -- Janice is here with -- early opening up in this interview if indeed he is found. Baring all he says it's Ben's half and it still is tough. We see him as the ultimate tough guy but -- thank you have. I'm very particular set of skills. Throwing punches and killing bad guys in movies like take kids and his new movie nonstop. But there's -- softer side to this action star especially when it comes to talking about his late wife -- -- -- exports. -- terror. I just -- laughter. In a new interview 61 year old -- Neeson sits down with CBS's sixty minutes opening up about the death of his wife Natasha Richardson five years ago in skiing accident. Admitting even years later he sometimes struggles with -- Confessing and there are times in his New York residents when he says quote. Anytime I hear that door opening I still think I'm going to hear her I think their identities were very -- so I think when he lost her he lost just a very large part of himself. 45 year old Richardson fell and hit her head during a skiing lesson at a resort in -- -- initially she seemed fine in refused medical attention. But hours later she complained of a headache and was taken to the hospital. In the interview Neeson also revealing for the first time Richardson's death saved lives to make its freedom for our concessions can treat people alive -- home. -- Neeson has said that one of the ways he -- immediately after his wife's death of was by working a -- his latest film rather aptly titled non stop opens. On Friday it next week.
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