Will the #MeToo movement upend the Oscars' red carpet charade?

05 March, 2018, 01:45 | Author: Conrad Doyle
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He said in a statement: "This person who has accused me of awful things tried to buy her silence by asking for money on multiple occasions - I refused".

Ryan categorically denies her allegations and has accused her of trying to extort money from him. The allegations against Seacrest raise the question of whether actors could turn questions around on him, or avoid interviews altogether. I didn't know what was happening.

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Tarana Burke, creator of the #MeToo movement, told Variety in an article posted Sunday that the network should not have sent Seacrest. More importantly, he said that having Seacrest on the red carpet at this point in a national reckoning over sexual misconduct is highly insensitive, disrespectful and "tone-deaf".

Seacrest first spoke with Oscar-nominated song writer Diane Warren and celebrities like Miguel, and later interviewed Allison Janney, who is nominated for best actress in a supporting role for her work in I, Tonya. "We shouldn't have to make those choices of, 'Do we or don't we?." she told Variety. It's about there being an accusation that's alive, and until they sort it out, it's really on E! News and shouldn't be on us.... In this case, though, Bellamy issued an apology and said she was "uninformed". Meanwhile, E! has stood by its "comprehensive" investigation, and Ryan is still expected to host the network's red carpet show at the Oscars on March 4. "So it wouldn't be that big of a deal". At recent Golden Globes and Grammys ceremonies, celebrities showed up in clothing and wearing pins in support of victims, and many pre-show interviews focused on those topics. The network previously faced a backlash after former host Catt Sadler reportedly left the network over unequal pay. The producer, Aileen Gram-Moreno, filed a complaint about the matter to the Equal Employment Opportunity Commission. The Oscars, produced by Michael De Luca and Jennifer Todd and hosted by Jimmy Kimmel, also will be televised live in more than 225 countries and territories worldwide.

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E! told Deadline that such time-lapse delays are often used when broadcasting live shows.

As reported by The Hollywood Reporter, Ripa made an endorsement toward the 43-year-old host by stating that "you are a privilege to work with", followed by claiming that she is speaking for every one of the crew members of the show.

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