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Whoopi Goldberg

Whoopi Goldberg

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First broadcast: Sun 10 May 2009

Comedian, Hollywood film star

Kirsty Young's castaway this week is the comic and actress Whoopi Goldberg. As a child she used to practise the acceptance speeches she was sure she would one day make - little surprise then that she's one of a handful of people to have won an Oscar, a Grammy, a Tony and Emmy awards.

Choices

Bill Withers

1.

Castaway's favourite

Bill Withers

Lovely Day

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Van Morrison

2.

Van Morrison

Jackie Wilson Said (I'm In Heaven When You Smile)

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Joan Sutherland

8.

Joan Sutherland

The Flower Duet

Artist: Jane BerbiƩ

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Book

Letters to a Young Poet by Raine Maria Rilke

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Luxury item

Wise potato chips

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