The actress and author explains why she gave her son the middle name Atticus.
May-Louise Parker, former star of Weeds and author of the beautiful memoir, Dear Mr. You, has long loved To Kill A Mockingbird and its brilliant, Pulitzer-winning author Harper Lee. Upon learning of Lee’s death on Thursday, Feb. 18, Parker provided EW with a touching, personal reflection on what Lee’s masterpiece means to her — and to her family. Read it below:
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