But her interview in Talk magazine's November issue returns the couple to shaky but on-again status.
"He's the chief, right?" says the reed-thin star of "The Practice." "What else is there to say? It's not bad sleeping with Einstein [her nickname for Nicholson]."
Boyle goes on to gush even less convincingly. "I'm in love with love. ... I mean, you hit a certain point when why would you spend a certain amount of time with somebody if you weren't?"
Why indeed. And you thought Hollywood stars were superficial.