Larry King journalist and television interviewer was diagnosed with type 2 diabetes in 1998 and now he controls this today with a regular healthy diet and medication. Halle Berry, the famous Hollywood actress, was diagnosed after suffering from a week-long coma at the age of 22 with type 1 diabetes. Star Wars creator and Oscar winning director George Lucas learned he is diabetic after graduating from college. American Idol judge Randy Jackson got diagnosed with diabetes in 2001. Comedian Drew Carey claims he has cured his diabetes 2 by proper medication and losing 80 pounds through exercise. There are many other actors who are struggling with this health problem and are taking proper medication.