Miss USA 2011 - Judge - Mariel Hemingway
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Mariel Hemingway


Mariel Hemingway, Academy Award Nominee, Author, business woman, adventurer, and healthy living advocate. As the granddaughter of illustrious author, Ernest Hemingway, Mariel was always destined to be well-known and publicly recognized. However, at the young age of 13, Mariel became famous in her own right when she made her silver screen debut in "Lipstick". Four years later her work in Woody Allen's "Manhattan" earned her an Oscar nomination. She has since made 30 films and numerous television appearances in series and as a host of several environmental and humanitarian documentaries.

Now at the age of 49, Mariel is the mother of two daughters, Dree and Langley. For over 20 years, she has been pursuing her passion for yoga and health and is now seen as a voice of holistic and balanced health and well- being. As part of that role she leads wellness retreats all over America, sharing her insights about movement, silence, nutrition, and home. In 2003, she published her powerful bestselling memoir, Finding My Balance. A truly insightful and inspiring story, of her life's journey through the eyes of yoga and meditation. Mariel's second book called Mariel Hemingway's Healthy Living from the Inside out (Harper Collins San Francisco 2007), is a how-to guide to finding ones balance and health through self-empowering lifestyle techniques and is a huge success for Mariel and especially for those whom incorporate her inspiring advice.

Mariel's passion is her love of the outdoors…connecting with nature and becoming younger through food breath exercise and nature. She has partnered with Bobby Williams an eco adventurer whose life has been dedicated to adventure, healing and nature. They currently travel all over sharing their knowledge about anti-aging, having fun and feeling great. In July 1, 20111 TheWillingWay.com will launch for the public to Join Mariel and Bobby on this journey.