Winona Ryder: The Biography
Winona Laura Horowitz, and Winona Ryder, was born in October 1971 in Minnesota. The history of the name of the future actress is quite interesting. Winona name was taken from the name of the nearby town, and his wife Laura called the writer Aldous Huxley, who was friends with my father. Parents of Winona - writers and publicists. Michael Horowitz and his wife Cynthia have Russian and Romanian roots.
Once their parents are Jews by birth, moved to America. Cynthia Horowitz in his youth fond of Buddhism. Two of her children from her first marriage bear the names of Sunyata and Jubal. Michael Horowitz, whose ancestors were TOMCHIN surname, had a considerable library of psychedelic literature. The same unusual were family friends Horowitz poets Allen Ginsberg and Lawrence Ferlinghetti - known representatives of the Beat Generation. At Winona has a brother Uri Horowitz, named in honor of Yuri Gagarin.
In 1978, when Winona was 7 years old, the family moved to California, where the place of residence chosen agricultural commune hippie "Rainbow". In addition to them in the settlement lived another 8 families. There was no electricity or television. In the territory occupied by more than a kilometer, it was complete unity with nature. At that time, life Winona addicted to reading. Her favorite book was the novel by Salinger's "The Catcher in the Rye."
When she was 10 years old, the family moved again. At this time in Petaluma - California town. The girl went to school, where she was taken for a boy and then beat him. Winona year studying at home.
At 12 years old girl on the job training in high school Petaluma attended acting classes at the Conservatory Theatre in San Francisco. In this city she moved in 1989 after graduating from school.
On the set of pictures of "Edward Scissorhands" Winona Ryder met with Johnny Depp. Their bright romance began in 1989 and ended in 1993. Next was a short romantic relationship with rock musician Dave Pirnerom and actor Matt Damon. With the latter artist was even engaged.
Later in the press discusses its relationship with actors Peter Yorn, Conor Oberst and Henry-Alex Rubin. Life Winona Ryder although seemed busy, but it is unlikely it can be called happy. Actress deliberately refuses to have a child, believing that he will be a hindrance to her career.
Winona Ryder is suffering kleptomania. The scandal erupted in December 2001 when the actress was accused of stealing jewelry and clothing. Rider Fans staged in support of his pet, entitled "Free Winona".
Ryder recently shared that finally met a real man. He is a designer Scott McKinley Khan.