Tag Archives: Firing

Damon Wayans Outlines the Alleged Violent Behavior That Led to His Lethal Weapon Co-Star's Firing

After weeks of drama that forced the show into limbo, Fox has announced that Lethal Weapon will return for a third season without star Clayne Crawford. Instead, Sean Williams Scott will star opposite Damon Wayans and replace Crawford as Martin Riggs’s brother. In its first two seasons, the show was considered one of Fox’s biggest new hits, with Wayans and ...

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Firing of MOCA's chief curator triggers worry over the future of an artist-centric museum

Molesworth’s departure comes at a weighty time for museums, which are increasingly scrutinized for democratic representation of artists, particularly women and people of color, said Nizan Shaked, a professor of contemporary art history, museum and curatorial studies at Cal State Long Beach. She cited two recent Molesworth-curated exhibitions, both popular and critically acclaimed: “Kerry James Marshall: Mastry,” featuring the work ...

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Aussie ‘American Idiot’ Musical Unveils New Lead Actor After Firing Predecessor

NewsWritten by Emmy Mack on February 28, 2018 The Australian production of Green Day’s award-winning American Idiot musical has bagged itself a new leading man after the last one was fired for “inappropriate behaviour”. ICYMI: Linden Furnell was given the flick from his role as ‘Johnny’ in the punk-rock opera for admittedly acting like a right Australian Idiot during one ...

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David Glasser's firing from Weinstein Co. caps a controversial career in Hollywood

In 1998, a Los Angeles Superior Court judge ordered Glasser and Cutting Edge to pay more than $ 100,000 to Steven Greenstein, a businessman who invested in the film “Fait Accompli.” Greenstein, in an interview with The Times, accused Glasser of playing up his industry contacts to seem more like a major player, and of failing to deliver on promises. ...

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Jeffrey Tambor Went Off On Amazon Over Transparent Firing

Since the allegations were first brought against Tambor, he’s maintained his innocence, and continues to do so in the wake of his firing. He also notes that, to him, the “biggest heartbreak” to come out of this situation, is that fact that a show that’s come to mean so much to so many people is now “in jeopardy.” Let’s block ...

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Inside Matt Lauer's Life Post-'Today' Show Firing

Matt Lauer is adjusting to his new life after the Today show. After he was fired from the news program last November amid allegations of “inappropriate sexual behavior in the workplace,” the 59-year-old former co-anchor has been keeping the focus on his family. Now, ET’s breaking down what he’s been up to since the firing. In the past few months, ...

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Katie Couric Speaks Out on Matt Lauer's 'Painful' Firing

[unable to retrieve full-text content] Katie Couric is speaking out about Matt Lauer’s firing.  The 61-year-old journalist, who served as Lauer’s Today show co-host from 1997 to 2006, has kept relatively quiet since he was fired in late November for sexual misconduct, but is finally ready to share her story.  In a new interview with People, Couric calls the scandal ...

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