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Evan Rachel Wood's Rep Slams $30 Million Lawsuit as 'Preposterous'

Evan Rachel Wood's Rep Slams $30 Million Lawsuit as 'Preposterous'

Evan Rachel Wood is being sued by the producers of the film 10 Things I Hate About Life for $30 million for allegedly backing out of the project and now her reps are slamming the lawsuit.

The 26-year-old actress was paid $300,000 upfront for the film back in November 2012 and then on January 14, after four weeks of shooting, production was abruptly shut down.

“The lawsuit is preposterous and simply a bullying tactic from financially troubled producers,” her rep told Deadline. “The production shut down in February 2013 when the producers ran out of money. Even after that, Evan agreed to resume production in Nov. 2013 by which time the producers said they would have cleared up their issues. However, the producers still could not get their act together, nor did they pay Evan money that was owed. Repeated subsequent promises by the producers to resume production and pay Evan also turned out to be false. Enough is enough. The producers, not Evan, have breached contract.”

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25 Responses to “Evan Rachel Wood's Rep Slams $30 Million Lawsuit as 'Preposterous'”

  1. 1
    RPatz Says:

    The trailer they released was ****.

  2. 2
    whatever Says:

    Why are they suing for 30 mill? The movie looked dreadful in the teaser trailer. It probably wouldn’t have even been released in theaters it was so bad.

  3. 3
    salut Says:

    They would not make 30 million of this crap. lol

  4. 4
    Jenna Says:

    So they ran out of money, they stopped production, she found out she was pregnant while she was waiting around for THEM but still agreed to do the movie when they were ready, they never got enough finances, they didn’t pay her, but they’re asking for 30 million? I definitely agree with the rep. They’re out to get her money to fix their own problems, and they breached contract. Hope this lawsuit gets thrown out.

  5. 5
    Selita Gomez Says:

    She is a filthy disgrace.

  6. 6
    NYC Says:

    It sounds like she abandoned the project but what a piece of **** role. Why did she take this part in the first place? Are the good roles that hard to land if you’re not Jennifer, Shailene or Lupita?

  7. 7
    Toni Says:

    @Selita Gomez:
    You are a terrible person to say things like that about someone you don’t even know! They shut down production and then she was pregnant! She agreed to continue after the baby was born and they still didn’t have the money to continue. This is horrible and they are trying to ruin her career by bullying her. Horrible people.

  8. 8
    Selita Gomez Says:

    @Toni:

    Just imagine the filth and degradation that her and Marilyn Manson got up to. This Woman is pure filth.

  9. 9
    Tyla Says:

    Producers are scum bags. There are countless cases of movie and music producers messing up and blaming the talent. @Selita Gomez: I swear, you are the biggest idiot on this site. Quit writing moronic bullsh!t and go back to frying burgers.

  10. 10
    yuck Says:

    @Selita Gomez: They are both gross but pretending to have sex in his marriage bed for that video was really sick.

  11. 11
    Selita Gomez Says:

    @Tyla:

    You need to mind your own business

  12. 12
    Tyla Says:

    @Selita Gomez: Yeah, ok. I’ll sure do that lol.

  13. 13
    Cate Says:

    Has she had a nose job?

  14. 14
    Bored Haters Says:

    Why do you come here to post about her if you hate her so much? Nothing better going on in your own lives? Is this just Mean Girl entertainment for you? Get a life.

  15. 15
    Phil Says:

    @Cate: Definitely. Her schnoz was much bigger when she was little but her chin keeps growing for some reason.

  16. 16
    Trevor Says:

    @Phil: Enjoy your nastiness against a complete stranger… you obviously have nothing better to take up your time.

  17. 17
    jeeves Says:

    @Phil: It could crack walnuts.

  18. 18
    jeeves Says:

    I changed my mind: Evan is the most beautiful & talented actress in Hollywood.

  19. 19
    beats Says:

    Why would anyone think a movie with this C lister as the lead would gross anywhere near $ 30 million? The producers should be sued for claiming that amount.

  20. 20
    beats Says:

    She probably did have a nose job. When she was a kid on that show, her nose was much bigger. As for the chin, maybe a chin implant?

  21. 21
    Flea-Stick Says:

    Lovely!!!

  22. 22
    jeeves Says:

    @jeeves: No. Big Chin. Average Talent.

  23. 23
    jeeves Says:

    @beats: That would explain it.

  24. 24
    Appletini Says:

    Evan is a great actress and a beautiful woman!
    Just ask Jeeves, she’ll tell you!!

  25. 25
    Twilight Says:

    Average-looking chick who had a nose job. Not uncommon in HW.

    She needs to start choosing better roles or at least stuff that gets released beyond limited run & DVD.

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