At the recent Academy Awards, the Hollywood Hills anointed this year’s Oscar winners. But the real story should continue to be Hollywood circles’ high crimes and hypocrisy. Film festival director Richard Wolstencroft joins me on the midweek edition of WilmsFront to discuss.
We begin with an update on Avi Yemini’s cardiac arrest last week. He was discharged from hospital on Monday and is recovering at home. He is back tweeting and announced he was suing comedian Jim Jefferies for defamation over the edited segment Comedy Central aired of Jeffries show which featured Avi at the beginning of last year.
Then we move into this year’s Oscars where Korean film Parasite won Best Picture and Best Director. While it is a good film it seems the Academy chose this film to satisfy its diversity critics who say not enough people of colour win awards nor female directors. 1917, Joker and Once Upon a Time in Hollywood were also good films.
Despite Ricky Gervais’ Golden Globes roasting of Hollywood’s virtue signalling it still continued this award season. Celebrities fights on Jeffrey Epstein’s private jets are public knowledge.
Harvey Weinstein whose sexual misconduct was covered up for years by his Hollywood pals is on trial in New York for sexual misconduct and rape. He has attended court with a walking frame and the jury has been shown pictures of his deformed penis as evidence.
Former child star Corey Feldman is releasing a documentary titled My Truth: The Rape of Two Coreys about his and now deceased Corey Haim’s sexual abuse as child actors by senior Hollywood figures. Will he survive until the launch date? Will he name the big names?
Elsewhere in Hollywood, they are very interested in Fox News founder Roger Ailes downfall as network CEO due to sexual misconduct allegations with a movie and miniseries. But not so much NBC’s culture of sexual misconduct include former today show anchor Matt Laurer.
Amber Heard’s domestic violence against ex-husband Johnny Depp has put in the spotlight the blight of female perpetrators of domestic violence. Jussie Smollett one year on from his fake hate crime hoax my finally face justice.
Businessman Michael Bloomberg is attempting to buy the Presidency spending $320 on ads in the leadup to the Super Tuesday Democrat primaries. He is a massive big government proponent and owns a TV network which can pump out propaganda for him.
The coronavirus outbreak has seen the death toll pass 2,000. We are safe in Australia but the racism we are told the outbreak has caused against Chinese-Australians may be coming from the left, not the right as the race-baiters always claim.
Here Is Everyone Corey Feldman Has Accused of Sexual Abuse in Hollywood – CheatSheet
Corey Feldman is ‘living in fear’ ahead of the release of the film that he says will expose the ‘Hollywood pedophile ring – Daily Mail
Harvey Weinstein health: Why is the movie producer using a Zimmer frame? – The Independent
Jurors in the Harvey Weinstein Trial Had to See Photos of His ‘Deformed’ Penis – Vice