She was born in Brooklyn. Went to school at Vassar. But the essence of what she was and became was developed in Millburn, where she developed her acting pedigree.
With that as a backdrop, plus the events of last month when she won an Oscar for her performance as Fantine in Les Miserables, Anne Hathaway is our Jersey Guy (Girl) of the Week.
Acting in her blood?
Well try this, her mother, Kate, played the role of Fantine in the first US Tour of Les Miserables. Anne who turned 30, was a teenage star at productions at Millburn High School and in the local Paper Mill Playhouse.
Picking a Jersey Guy of the Week can vary in the degree of difficulty.
Many times the selection process is clear cut. Hands down. No question. Picking someone like Bruce Springsteen in any given week is easy. Or Gov. Chris Christie in the aftermath of Super Storm Sandy also is easy.
The basic rule of thumb, for selection is also flexible, depending on the circumstances. Generally, the rules used for Jersey Guy of ...