Dylan Farrow’s abuse has been public for most of her life. Evidence that Woody Allen assaulted and frequently fondled her was well publicized during a custody battle allegedly prompted by a child abuse investigation in 1993 (court papers here). She first spoke out as an adult to Vanity Fair in 2013, then again…
Every day across this great nation of ours, celebrities fuck up. They write a tweet or make a movie or say something stupid on a podcast that offends many, and once that offense has been noted by the public record, the newly-chastened and penitent celebrity pens an apology.
One of the many perplexing things to emerge in the days following news of Harvey Weinstein’s systemic abuse toward women was that he was being represented by Lisa Bloom, a lawyer known for defending high-profile victims of sexual abuse. Why, we wondered, would a woman who’s represented everyone from Blac Chyna to a…
Louis C.K. has released a statement addressing the allegations against him as published in the New York Times Thursday, admitting that the stories about him masturbating in front of women are true.
Iliza Shlesinger is a stand up comedian with a number of Netflix specials, a Freeform show called Truth & Iliza, and an upcoming show for ABC called Forever 31. Also, for the last 24 hours, she has been tweeting herself into oblivion.
During a press conference held in Los Angeles Friday morning, a distraught Kathy Griffin and her lawyer Lisa Bloom lived up to their promise to “explain the true motivation” behind a now-infamous image that has led to a crippling of Griffin’s career. Unfortunately, the explanation they gave during the 30-minute press…
As America continues its descent into the bowels of a Demogorgon, please indulge in this moment of comic relief brought to you by a sweet, innocent child who, like so many of us, just wants to be treated with a little respect.
Try to imagine living in a world in which strangers regularly reminded you that a large number of people actively disliked you, and you’ll start to understand a sliver of Anne Hathaway’s life. Last week, during a press junket for her new movie Colossal, she told me that the supposed phenomenon of audiences hating her…
I have no daughters, but I have known several daughters in my life, and have a mother, a few women coworkers, plus a female friend here and there, and I have never grabbed any of their pussies—nor, for the record, would I brag about doing so, if I had. And let me tell you, if I heard about anyone who had, I would…
Looking very much like a man with a gun pointed at him just off-camera, Donald Trump released a video early Saturday morning apologizing, in a way, for the comments he made about grabbing women “by the pussy.”
Somewhere on a windy mountainside, surrounded by clinking wind chimes, Vin Diesel came face to face with himself while on Facebook Live, and all he could see were blessings.
Perhaps realizing that the constant stream of outlandish, rude and inflammatory drivel that flows from his mouth is not a good look, Donald Trump apologized for some – all, probably? – of his past remarks that “may have caused personal pain.”
Deepica Mutyala recently became known on the Internet as the destroyer of all that is good when she ruined the curls of a black model named Malyia McNaughton during a live segment on the Today Show. Many, including McNaughton, don’t blame Mutyala at all.
Just over one year ago, I wrote an op-ed with the headline “Fuck Your Air Conditioner, Ceiling Fans Forever.” Yesterday, as temperatures in New York began creeping into the 90s, I bought a window A.C. unit. Yes, America, it finally happened: I was wrong.
Last week, L.A. Weekly published a profile by Art Tavana about pop musician Sky Ferreira, which largely focused on Tavana’s extremely edgy horniness. (Julianne explains it here.)
After dismissing Keira Knightley as a supermodel with a giant entourage and telling The Independent that “acting requires a certain level of honesty and self-analysis that I don’t think she’s ready for yet,” Begin Again director John Carney has offered the rare decent apology, saying, “I’m ashamed of myself that I…
In 2014, the BBC aired a one-hour documentary on Kate Bush that we failed to report on. For this Kate Bush oversight, we deeply apologize.
In a profile on Net-a-Porter, Tina Fey talks parenting, body hair, reality television and being the “mean girl” back in high school. She’s also clear about her disdain for internet outrage, and says she refuses to spend time explaining her jokes.