VIDEO: Ryan, Tatum O'Neal Reunite After Decade Of Silence

Mar. 12 2010, Published 9:10 a.m. ET

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After years of estrangement, Ryan and Tatum O' Neal reunited in a story broadcast on The Today Show on Friday to discuss their newfound peace, and has the clip for you.

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Tatum said she initiated the reunion with her father because she wanted "to be a part of his life," adding that they reunited after a decade of silence at Farrah Fawcett’s funeral.

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“People reconnect,” Tatum said. “It’s pretty big stuff.”

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Ryan said they have left the past in the past, saying, "We don't have any crossed words, we don't go back and that's the only way to do it, I think."

Ryan said it was a “heavenly” thing, and both agreed that Fawcett would be proud of the reconciliation.

As previously reported, Ryan and Tatum posed together on the red carpet at the Los Angeles premiere of The Runaways, and they were photographed kissing.

Earlier this week, Ryan told us exclusively that both him and Tatum intend to complain to Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences over their snub of the late Farrah Fawcett, who was noticeably absent from a tribute clip during Sunday night's Oscars ceremony.

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"Both Tatum and I were very upset," he told us. "And we intend to write a letter to the Academy to try and get an explanation for this oversight on their behalf."

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