Anne Nicole: Larry King’s Memories

By Brian 

Larry King devoted the full hour to Anne Nicole Smith‘s death on Thursday.

“I’ve always liked Anna Nicole,” he said on The Situation Room yesterday. “I first met her many years ago after the Playmate era, when she was in Playboy, featured in Playboy. She came on the show — I was doing it out of New York that night — and liked her right away. She was bouncy, she — I went through with all the marriage to the elderly gentleman, the weight gains up, the weight gains down.

But there was always a special thing about her, even when they spoofed her on Saturday Night Live — she could easily be made fun of. There was also a genuineness about her. She was an extraordinarily pretty girl.”

Here’s the LKL show transcript…