Report: Tom Cruise Is Considering Leaving Scientology

According to a report citing Star magazine, Tom Cruise may be considering leaving the Church of Scientology, of which he has been the most visible devotee for many years. The actor’s alleged crisis of faith comes, apparently, after a phone call with his daughter Suri.
http://gawker.com/5002269/the-cr... »7/04/15 6:20pm7/04/15 6:20pm

Going Clear's Alex Gibney Says Scientology Shouldn't Be Tax-Exempt 

Filmmaker Alex Gibney wrote an op-ed published in today’s LA Times. Gibney, the director of the recently-aired HBO documentary Going Clear, outlines a pattern of harassment by the Church of Scientology that targets both him and and the writer Lawrence Wright (Gibney’s documentary was based on Wright’s book). He also… »4/11/15 4:40pm4/11/15 4:40pm

Here's What the Cast of SNL Would Look Like as Demented Scientologists

A week after HBO premiered the Scientology documentary Going Clear, SNL has its response—a music video for “the Church of Neurotology” that perfectly channels the dowdy 20th century insanity of L. Ron & friends. “Religion and science intertwined, aliens live inside of our minds,” sings a beatific Aidy Bryant, eyes… »4/06/15 10:50am4/06/15 10:50am

Ex-Scientologist Leah Remini Thanks 'Brave' Documentary Filmmakers

Former Scientologist Leah Remini thanked HBO documentary filmmakers behind Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief via Twitter earlier today, adding in an interview with People that she's "not trying to bash anybody, and I'm not trying to be controversial. I just want people to know the truth." »3/30/15 8:30pm3/30/15 8:30pm

Here's Doug E. Fresh's Long-Lost Scientology Jam 'The Joy of Creating'

You know that sinking feeling, when you find out that someone awesome is actually a Scientologist? Well whaddya know, beloved rapper and "Human Beat Box" Doug E. Fresh has been kicking it with the Thetans for a while now. The above track, "The Joy of Creating," was apparently mixed at the L. Ron Hubbard Music Studio… »3/30/15 1:10pm3/30/15 1:10pm

Celebrity Scientologists Had a Huge Party Last Night...in Space!!

Last night, the Church of Scientology held its 44th Anniversary Gala — nicknamed the "huh, I didn't realize that person was a Scientologist" mixer — in Los Angeles. Tom Cruise was apparently busy piloting Xenu's personal DC-8 into the far reaches of the galaxy, but Scientology backup quarterback John Travolta was… »8/25/13 11:30am8/25/13 11:30am

Leah Remini and the Mystery of the Scientology Leader's Missing Wife

Last month, Leah Remini announced that she was leaving the Church of Scientology. She plans on writing a tell-all memoir about her experiences in Scientology, including "everything that's taboo to talk about." And now, word is the actress has filed a missing person report for Shelly Miscavige, the wife of the… »8/08/13 3:40pm8/08/13 3:40pm