Woody Allen Settles $68 Million Lawsuit Against Amazon Studios

Published on Nov 09, 2019

Woody Allen Settles $68 Million Lawsuit Against Amazon Studios

Woody Allen is having a year. His proposed memoir was rejected by four publishing houses, his latest film “A Rainy Day in New York” hardly saw the light of day outside of foreign markets, and he’s been embattled in a lawsuit to the tune of $68 million with Amazon Studios, who terminated a four-picture deal with the Academy Award-winning director last year.

The Oscar-winning “Annie Hall” director has reportedly settled his breach-of-contract lawsuit against Amazon, which ended their deal with allen when allegations that he raped his daughter, Dylan Farrow, arose again amid the rise of the #MeToo movement.

In response to the lawsuit, Amazon attorneys, according to Variety, initially said in a statement, “Scores of actors and actresses expressed profound regret for having worked with Allen in the past, and many declared publicly that they would never work with him in the future…Allen’s actions and their cascading

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Author: Ryan Lattanzio