Sean Goldman, the boy at the center of Brazilian abduction case resolved on Christmas Eve in 2009, has spoken out in an interview with Meredith Viera. This was Sean Goldman's first interview about his experience as an abducted child and about the reunification with his father in 2009 . Sean spoke of his experience in Brazil after his mother died and his grandmother and step-father sought to keep Sean there.
He said it was very hard. "I wasn't angry. I was confused." Talking about how things have become much better in the two years since the reunification, Sean said: "Now I have a guide, my dad. . . . That's why it's easier, because I have my dad. The interview is refreshing and this is one very charming young man. You can view a portion of the interview in a video below.
Meredith Vieira's interview with Sean Goldman on Dateline airs at 10 p.m. ET Friday on NBC, and the live interview with Sean Goldman's father, David Goldman aired on The Today Show at tune on Friday, April 27. 2012. Here's a link to the Dateline program.
Goldman is the the author of "A Father's Love: One Man's Unrelenting Battle to Bring His Abducted Son Home." This memoir shares Goldman's heart-wrenching and inspiring story of his relentless and determined efforts to recover Sean after the child's abduction by his mother in 2004. You may read an excerpt here.