Some were chubby, some had hints of mustaches on their upper lips. I remember looking at his face and going, ‘How am I here with this?
Some had the errant pimple or mole or other blemishes.” Beatty was an equal-opportunity seducer, Biskind writes, who would have sex at the drop of a hat and for an ever-expanding number of reasons. ’ The brilliance and the talent, you get caught up in it.” Keaton went on to play the role of Louise Bryant in Beatty’s film “Reds,” where his more controlling side came out during one audition, writes Biskind.
“With Beatty starring, Mac Laine was out,” Biskind writes.
“She quipped, ‘That would be adding incest to injury.’ Beatty was unamused by her attempts at humor at his expense. I keep my daughter as far away from Warren as possible!
In 2001 he wed model Vanya Seager, Simon Cowell's PA, but they split after 10 years of marriage and have a son together.
Easier to count the stars in the sky.” But in his rollicking new book “Star: How Warren Beatty Seduced America” (Simon & Schuster), biographer Peter Biskind hazards a guess about the conquests of Hollywood’s most notorious lothario — based, he says, on “simple arithmetic.” Biskind estimates “12,775 women, give or take, a figure that does not include daytime quickies, drive-bys, casual gropings, stolen kisses and so on.” As it turns out, the “Bonnie and Clyde” star was a late bloomer and didn’t lose his virginity until he was almost 20 — but he would make up for lost time in the decades to follow, bedding just about every woman on Hollywood’s ever-changing A-list, as well as any other woman who happened to, literally, cross paths with him. To the immense frustration of interviewers over the years, writes Biskind, “even when he appears to be saying something, he is saying nothing.” But Biskind, a longtime Hollywood writer, formed a surprising friendship with the actor — and, at 72, Beatty finally agreed to an authorized biography, dishing on his long list of leading ladies: JANE FONDA When a young Beatty auditioned for a teen movie, “Parrish,” in 1960, his scene partner was a fresh-faced actress named Jane Fonda. As Collins was moping about her fading affair with Cloris Leachman’s producer husband, she “noticed the indecently pretty young man boldly eyeing her from a nearby table.
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