Journalist Brooke Hauser On What It Takes To Write a Celebrity Profile

From prep to establishing a connection and getting them to open up, here’s how she does it

Brooke Hauser has a way with celebrities. You name the star, she’s interviewed them. Jennifer Aniston? Check. Matt Damon? Check. Julia Roberts? Double check. (She’s interviewed her twice.) Allure, Glamour, Marie Claire and Parade are among the numerous publications that have sought Hauser out to take on interviewing and writing about Hollywood’s elite. While it…