As a former MTV VJ and the host of Club MTVs, Downtown Julie Brown was often surrounded by celebrities in the '80s and '90. But things didn't stay strictly professional with one ultra-famous star: Billy Idol.
Before the two crossed paths professionally, they traveled in the same circle in their native England, as Brown tells "Oprah: Where Are They Now" in the above video. At the time, she simply admired him from afar.
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