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Rielle Hunter breaks silence in exclusive '20/20' interview

For the first time since former presidential candidate John Edwards' trial, Rielle Hunter, his former mistress, breaks her silence and speaks exclusively to Chris Cuomo in an interview to air on '20/20' on June 22. (Phil Ellsworth)

June 13, 2012 12:00:00 AM PDT
Former John Edwards mistress Rielle Hunter broke her silence in an interview with ABC News' Chris Cuomo.

The interview will air on "20/20" on Friday, June 22.

Hunter spoke candidly about her current relationship with the former presidential nominee, his relationship with their 4-year-old daughter Quinn, and what she would have said if she had been called as a witness in Edwards' campaign finance corruption trial.

Hunter also spoke about her new book "What Really Happened: John Edwards, Our Daughter, and Me," which is set to be published on June 26.

She is also expected to appear on "Good Morning America," "Nightline" and "The View" on June 26.