A Look Back at Barbara Walters' Affair with Senator Edward Brooke

By Deena Bustillo on
Barbara Walters is usually the one to break big news about other people, but in 2008 she revealed some wild information about herself: She had an affair with married senator Edward Brooke back in the '70s.The talk show host admitted the affair in her mook, and described the relationship that lasted several years and almost ruined both of their careers. At the time, Walters was just becoming a star on the Today show, while news of the infidelity could have ruined Brooke's political career. The...Read Full Story

Barbara Walters Reveals Past Affair

By Tatiana Guertin on
After keeping quiet for nearly three decades, Barbara Walters has announced that she once had an affair with U.S. Senator Edward Brooke . And, let's all cringe at the same time.Walters made this announcement on "The Oprah Winfrey Show ," the show is set to air Tuesday. In the interview, Walters goes into depth about her relationship with the senator, who was married at the time.On the show, the well-known TV personality said the relationship lasted for several years in the 1970s. Walters is...Read Full Story