Your tip
RadarOnlineRadarOnline
BREAKING NEWS

Behind Anne Rice's Religious Conversion

Nov. 3 2008, Published 1:09 p.m. ET

Link to FacebookShare to XShare to FlipboardShare to Email
Getting your Trinity Audio player ready...

Of all the people to suddenly discover a strong faith in Christianity,

who would've expected it of Anne Rice, the author of the novel that was the basis for the 1994 Tom Cruise flick Interview With the Vampire and many other tales of bloodsuckers, devils, and mummies.

Well, you can read all about it in Called Out of Darkness: A Spiritual Confession, which has ascended the best-seller lists.

"To be able to take the tools, the apprenticeship, whatever I learned from being a vampire writer (and) put them in the service of God is a wonderful, wonderful, wonderful opportunity," said the 67 year-old author. "And I hope I can redeem myself in that way. I hope that the Lord will accept the books I am writing now."

MORE ON:
Breaking News
Article continues below advertisement

Many factors led to Rice's fervent rediscovery of religion...

Advertisement

DAILY. BREAKING. CELEBRITY NEWS. ALL FREE.

More From Radar Online

    Opt-out of personalized ads

    © Copyright 2024 RADAR ONLINE™️. A DIVISION OF MYSTIFY ENTERTAINMENT NETWORK INC. RADAR ONLINE is a registered trademark. All rights reserved. Registration on or use of this site constitutes acceptance of our Terms of Service, Privacy Policy and Cookies Policy. People may receive compensation for some links to products and services. Offers may be subject to change without notice.