Mira Sorvino Hopeful "Time's Up" Stays Focused on Harassment

Mira Sorvino issued an apology to Dylan Farrow for not believing her accusations against Woody Allen

Numerous women who have said these things-like Blake Lively, Selena Gomez, and Kate Winslet, the latter of whom continues to actively praise him in interviews on her current award season press tour-have made the decision to work with Allen in the last few years, after Dylan Farrow published her open letter detailing her accusations of the sexual abuse she suffered as a child. "This is why I also owe Mia an apology", he says in letter. In a piece for the Huffington Post, Sorvino explained that she believes Dylan and stands by her "gratitude and solidarity".

The actress, who apologized for taking so long to address working with Allen, also pledged to never work with him again.

Gerwig made a much-awaited statement about the director when she joined New York Times op-ed columnist Frank Bruni for an with Molly's Game writer and director Aaron Sorkin about their own movies and the year in general. In December, she had a chat with Dylan's brother Ronan, one of the leading reporters of the sexual harassment scandal, who pointed her towards "publicly available details" of Dylan's case, and she now believes her story.

The "Lady Bird" filmmaker expressed her regret for acting in Allen's 2012 romantic comedy "To Rome with Love". The claims were first brought up during Allen's 1992 split from Mia Farrow and Allen has denied the claims ever since.

"It is hard to sever ties and denounce your heroes, your benefactors, whom you fondly admired and felt a debt of gratitude toward for your entire career's existence", Sorvino writes.

Dylan alleged that her father abused her when she was eight years old.

In 1993, Allen was accused by his then seven-year-old adopted daughter, Dylan, of sexual assault.

Chart: Marijuana stocks stumble, then rebound after Sessions announcement
Bennet also raised the issue of banking services for marijuana businesses. Attorneys rescinding the Obama-era policy known as the Cole Memorandum .

New 9 minutes of gameplay footage from Monster Hunter World
This will happen until the console version is completely ready and essentially " out the door ". In an interview with GamesRadar , producer Ryozo Tsujimoto went over the reasons why.

Turkish banker Hakan Atilla convicted in U.S. sanctions-busting case
Elsewhere in his remarks, Erdogan said Turkey was keen to expand all-out relations with Iran, including in the banking sector. But jurors found Atilla not guilty on a money laundering charge.

"I would like to speak specifically to the Woody Allen question, which I have been asked about a couple of times recently, as I worked for him on a film that came out in 2012".

"I am very excited that this movement of "Me Too" and "Time's Up" is taking place not only for myself, but honestly for my daughters, because I can not stand that they would have to suffer what I or just about any other women I ever met has suffered at some point in their life, if not multiple times", she said Thursday.

"I was reached out to, as you know, publicly by Peter Jackson and by Terry Zwigoff, which was very fearless of them both. I am so, so sorry!"

In her letter, Sorvino said she never personally experienced any inappropriate behavior by Allen on set, "but this does not excuse my turning a blind eye to your story simply because I wanted desperately for it not to be so". "From the bottom of my heart, thank you".

Gerwig added: "If I had known then what I know now, I would not have acted in the film". I will never work with him again.

Read Sorvino's full letter to Dylan at HuffPost.

Related News:

  • Samsung Unveils 146-Inch, Wall-Sized TV Called 'The Wall'

    Samsung Unveils 146-Inch, Wall-Sized TV Called 'The Wall'

    The Consumer Electronics Show which is going to be held in Las Vegas is often dominated by a huge number of huge new televisions. In other words, aside from its ridiculous size, The Wall is as close to the ideal new TV as we've seen so far from any brand.
    BlackBerry software will power Baidu's self-driving vehicle  technology under new deal

    BlackBerry software will power Baidu's self-driving vehicle technology under new deal

    It's developed about 12 different software modules beyond infotainment systems that were a major part of its QNX operating unit. The Chinese behemoth has inked a deal with BlackBerry to make QNX the heart of its autonomous driving open platform, Apollo.
    Selena Gomez unfollows Demi Lovato, Gigi Hadid and more on Instagram

    Selena Gomez unfollows Demi Lovato, Gigi Hadid and more on Instagram

    As the outlet explained, Gomez and Bieber have spent plenty of time with each other in the months since they reconciled. She leaves all of her social media up to her assistant, who presumably had the weird task of unfollowing herself.
  • Three takeaways from Georgia's Rose Bowl overtime win

    Three takeaways from Georgia's Rose Bowl overtime win

    Riley stuck to his guns a bit too much with the game on the line as Mayfield threw just three passes for 13 yards in overtime. Just a few plays into the second quarter, Mayfield gave the ball to Rodney Anderson , who ran for 41 yards to the end zone.
    Gal Gadot is Revlon's new Wonder Woman

    Gal Gadot is Revlon's new Wonder Woman

    American beauty brand Revlon has announced Gal Gadot , the highest grossing actress of 2017, as its global brand ambassador . The idea behind this is to bring power women together to share experiences about life and beauty diversity.
    Celine Dion set to dazzle Indonesian fans in July

    Celine Dion set to dazzle Indonesian fans in July

    A member of her security team finally approaches to pull the woman away but Dion assures him that it's fine. Her fans were quick to praise the way she handled the situation, with one writing: "I'm impressed".
  • Former VPs at swearing-in of 2 Senate Democrats

    Former VPs at swearing-in of 2 Senate Democrats

    Doug Jones , D-Ala., second from left, with his wife Louise Jones, second from right, Wednesday, on Capitol Hill in Washington . Ninety-six percent of Black voters backed Jones, while Moore saw decreased turnout in more conservative voting blocs and areas.
    Nissan's brain-to-vehicle technology revealed… drive like a Jedi

    Nissan's brain-to-vehicle technology revealed… drive like a Jedi

    Nissan has developed new technology that allows vehicles to read the brain activity of drivers, and initiate movement in response. It's all part of Nissan's drive to make driving more enjoyable, instead of just focusing on making cars more autonomous.
    Salah returns to Liverpool training

    Salah returns to Liverpool training

    Mohamed Salah missed a couple of great chances in that Man City match, as the Reds looked capable of beating the Sky Blues.
  • At Least 18 Killed by Car Bomb in Syria

    At Least 18 Killed by Car Bomb in Syria

    Monday's advance brought pro-government forces closer to the Abu Zuhour air base in Idlib province, which rebels captured in 2015. The defense ministry said that seven of the drones were shot down while the other six crashed or landed outside the base.
    Bruno Mars, Cardi B, SZA Lead Grammy Performers

    Bruno Mars, Cardi B, SZA Lead Grammy Performers

    Also added to the roster are Bruno Mars and Cardi B , who will presumably perform their recent " Finesse " remix collab. The Grammys will be hosted by James Corden and take place at New York's Madison Square Garden on Sunday, January 28th .
    Ford Enters Performance SUV Segment With 355-Horsepower 2019 Edge ST

    Ford Enters Performance SUV Segment With 355-Horsepower 2019 Edge ST

    Delivering the power is a new quick-shifting 8-speed automatic that's connected to a full-time all-wheel drive system. Of course, the 2019 Edge will be fitted with all the latest connectivity and driver assistance technology .


Most liked

Jon Gruden Publicly Confirms He'll Join Raiders If Offered Job
Del Rio and Pagano are likely to be joined by several other sacked head coaches over the next couple of days. Morton was a practice squad players with the Raiders throughout the mid 1990s.

Macron appeals to China for partnership on climate
He also urged European nations to take a more "coordinated approach" on trade with China . A position he did not hide during the visit .

Barcelona Confirm Expected €11.8m Signing of Colombian Centre-Back Yerry Mina
This is Barca's second signing of the January transfer window after the earlier arrival of Philippe Coutinho from Liverpool. The42 has just published its first book, Behind The Lines, a collection of some of the year's best sports stories.

Hoda Kotb says she's not making the same salary as Matt Lauer
Kotb had already been a success hosting the fourth hour of the show alongside Kathie Lee Gifford . Hoda Kotb was officially named the " Today " co-anchor on Tuesday.

Reports state that Ex-Iranian President Ahmadinejad has been arrested
Dahimi said that there are four juveniles among the detainees, stressing the wave of protests across the country had not stopped. The protesters are also telling Rouhani's "reformers", in power now for five years, that they, too, have failed.

Trump administration gets rid of voter fraud commission
Kobach insisted he is not disappointed by the president's decision, as Homeland Security will continue the work. She has repeatedly said that voter fraud isn't a widespread problem, which Trump , a Republican , has claimed .

New York's JFK Airport experiences meltdown amid cold weather
Almost 50 flights were canceled and more than 300 delayed by Sunday afternoon, according to FlightAware . Then a feeder pipe to the sprinkler system broke due to the cold weather around 2 p.m.

Tyler Johnson scratched from lineup; Heat pushing Ellington for 3-point contest
Ellington then made a tough layup to give the Heat a 90-89 lead with just 0.3 seconds left, eventually becoming the game-winner. That's a marked increase from the 24.8 per cent of overall scoring from long-distance shots a year ago .

A Judge Revoked a Man's Status as a Naturalized Citizen
Among those cases, some may have sought to circumvent criminal record and other background checks in the naturalization process. Two similar complaints filed against two men from Pakistan living in CT and Florida are pending.

Cop lock on Mevani event
Prakash Ambedkar, the grandson of BR Ambedkar, called for a strike across Maharashtra on Wednesday, The Times of India reported. During these last three days, entire Pune police force was busy in maintaining law and order in the city.

Fodder scam: Court to pronounce sentence tomorrow
Lalu Prasad who is known for his wittiness now has created a series of hilarious jokes regarding today's sentence on Fodder scam. Lalu Prasad was the Chief Minister of then undivided Bihar from 1990 to 1997.

Missing research scholar no more enrolled with JNU
Jain was not a regular student of JNU and it is unlikely that he had a problem with someone, said a senior police officer. However, due to his family's pressure, he ended the relationship recently, and was upset over it.

Israel threatens to jail or deport African migrants
Israel uses the term "infiltrators" to describe people who did not enter the country through an official border crossing. They are also mistreated in the work environment as they are often hired for hard tasks and usually underpaid.

Bear attacks man in Naples near high school
The Florida Fish and Wildlife Commission has placed traps baited with doughnuts around the area in an attempt to catch the bear. A 911 call revealed that Meunier suffered a minor facial laceration from the bear attack. "It felt like somebody punched me".

Amazon's next step? Buying Target by the end of 2018, analyst predicts
Gene Munster of Loup Ventures wrote in a post earlier this week that the move may come as soon as before the year is out. Only 3 percent of the Seattle-based juggernaut's revenue comes from in-person sales, according to a recent L.A.