Tomas Mournian: Katherine Brooks Dishes On 'The Osbournes,' Celebrity Drug Use, Reality TV And 'Face 2 Face'
Huffington Post - over 4 years
I had no intention of watching Katherine (Kat) Brooks' new documentary, Face 2 Face. I'd requested a different screener (preview) from OUTFest but soon figured out they'd misburned the DVD. Watching it, I thought, "Wait, this isn't the film. What the fuck is this? Is this even in the festival? Oh... she's dying? I've gotta watch this. Maybe it's about what happened to her after she died?" I kept watching and realized, "Wait! She's survived her overdose! And she's alive!" And from then on I was hooked. My reaction to Face 2 Face was an emotional rollar coaster: bafflement, impatience, emotional devasatation, discomfort, and, finally, a sort of peaceful resolve.
Intrigued, I sought out Katherine Brooks' biography and filmography, and reading them, I realized I'd stumbled upon one of those mythic L.A. creatures: the Power Lesbian. Brooks' TV credits start with three seasons of the Emmy-Award-winning The Osbournes and 28 episodes of The Real World: San Diego. She also pr
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