Anderson Cooper's interview with Liam Neeson and a candid 60 Minutes "Overtime"....
60 Minutes Overtime - Living With Grief: A Conversation Between Men
“I wanted very much to have a conversation with Liam about grief,” says Cooper. “People don't really talk about grief and loss enough in this country, I think, and for those of us who have suffered losses in our lives, it's something we think about all the time. Not talking about it feels almost artificial.”
Five years ago Neeson’s wife died in a skiing accident, leaving him to raise two sons alone. He has said very little about her death publicly until his interview with Cooper.
“He certainly felt ready to talk about it,” says Cooper. “It's not a conversation that I would foist upon anybody. He said it helps to talk about her, it's good to talk about her.” ....
....“Dealing with grief, dealing with loss-- there is power in hearing how other people have dealt with it and power in hearing how other people have faced it and live with it,” says Cooper.