I'd rather deal with it."For all his bad behaviour, his exes still adore him. "We had a very beautiful, sweet marriage," she told an American magazine this week. The real Jack is a loving, caring, giving person, a doting dad and the sweetest father."The contented hermit, who is now rarely seen in public except on the sidelines watching his beloved Los Angeles Lakers basketball team, clearly has plenty of time to reflect on what might have been.
Huston admits he was her greatest love and although she said she was "tragically gullible" she also described him in one of her books as "someone I have adored in my life and continue to love for ever". "I could see Jack was going to become a big star and have lots of temptations.
There, she met celebrity scion, and her future “Royal Tenenbaums” co-star, Gwyneth Paltrow, then 12 years old and there with her parents.It is home to Nicholson's £100million art collection featuring works by Matisse, Warhol and Picasso.One thing Nicholson does crave is companionable, loving female company.Perhaps that explains his lack of interest in putting on a tux and treading the red carpet.Last year there were reports the actor, now 77, was suffering memory loss and could no longer learn his lines.