“The Disaster Artist” star and recent Golden Globes winner James Franco was absent from the list of Best Actor nominees on Tuesday, with many attributing the snub to the recent sexual misconduct allegations made against him on social media and in a Los Angeles Times report.
Kobe Bryant's short film was nominated for an Academy Award! To avoid criminal conviction, he settled out of court, and read an apology in court saying he believed she did not feel the sex was consensual.
He said he was gonna do it anyway.” When questioned by police, Bryant first denied that anything happened with the accuser, but he reversed course after he was informed that she submitted to a physical exam.
He later admitted to a sexual encounter but continued to deny the assault accusation.
That meant things were in a tizzy right up until the gala opening, and I wouldn’t be able to approach May to talk. “I want to be able to see .” Afterwards, the cast and crew assembled in the lounge to booze it up, but there was no sign of May.
Everybody knows that Elaine May has become Hollywood’s most treasured script doctor, that she’s been polishing screenplays for big bucks and no credit in recent years, most notably , Warren Beatty reportedly reassured executives jittery about getting a workable script out of Robert Towne by saying, “Don’t worry.” Anyone with a clue to May’s personal life, though, couldn’t help reading into the play a subtext of May trying to contact her shrink husband (from whom she was separated when he died).