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Matt Smith Steps Out for Screening of 'Mapplethorpe' in NYC

Matt Smith flashes a smirk as he arrives at the screening of Mapplethorpe on Thursday night (February 14) at the Cinepolis Chelsea in New York City.

The 36-year-old actor looked handsome in an black suit over a black T-shirt as he promoted his new movie.

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Matt was also joined at the screening by his co-stars Eliza Dushku and Marianne Rendon.

Also during the premiere, Eliza revealed that she is pregnant with her first child!

An after-party was held at The Fleur Room, the 35th floor of the new Moxy Chelsea.

Mapplethorpe hits theaters on March 1 – watch the trailer here!

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Eliza Dushku is Pregnant, Expecting First Child with Husband Peter Palandjian!

Eliza Dushku is going to be a mom!

The 38-year-old actress revealed the exciting news as she and husband Peter Palandjian attended the screening of her new movie Mapplethorpe on Thursday night (February 14) at the Cinepolis Chelsea in New York City.

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“We’re just very excited,” Eliza told Us Weekly while showing off her bump in a form-fitting black outfit at the screening. “We just got married in August. It’s a special year for us.”

Eliza and Peter tied the knot last summer in their hometown of Boston while exchanging vows during an intimate ceremony in a courtyard outside the Boston Public Library.

This will be the first child for the couple.

Congrats to the happy couple!

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Eliza Dushku Breaks Silence on Michael Weatherly Harassment Settlement

Eliza Dushku is speaking out after it was revealed that she was paid $9.5 million in a settlement with CBS after making a harassment claim against Bull co-star Michael Weatherly.

In an essay for the Boston Globe, the 37-year-old actress fought back against Michael‘s “deceptive” narrative about the situation and how she was treated for “simply asking to do my job without relentless sexual harassment.”

Eliza says that Michael made inappropriate commentary including an “offer to take me to his ‘rape van,’” requests for a threesome and to spank her.

“This is not a ‘he-said/she-said’ case. Weatherly’s behavior was captured on CBS’s own videotape recordings,” Eliza explained.

She added, “After weeks of enduring Weatherly’s harassment, I resolved to deal with it directly…Framing my request as a plea for ‘help’ in setting a different tone on the set, I asked him to ‘be my ally’ and to ‘help ease the sexualized set comments.’ Weatherly responded with, ‘Eliza, no one respects women more than I do,’ citing his many sisters and his professed history of being ‘too respectful of women.’”

Moments after the conversation, Michael asked to have Eliza exit the show and she was written off within 48 hours.

Eliza explained, “Weatherly texted CBS Television President David Stapf about 40 minutes after our conversation and asked for what amounted to my being written off the show. Specifically, Weatherly complained that I had a ‘humor deficit.’”

Since the settlement, CBS has hired a sexual harassment compliance to monitor the show, but Eliza would still like to meet with director Steven Spielberg, whose Amblin Television produces Bull.

Read Eliza‘s entire essay on BostonGlobe.com.

Eliza Dushku Paid $9.5 Million by CBS Over Sexual Harassment Claim Against Michael Weatherly

Eliza Dushku was paid $9.5 million by CBS in a secret settlement after she reportedly made a sexual harassment claim against her co-star Michael Weatherly.

The 37-year-old actress appeared on three episodes of the CBS series Bull earlier this year and was expected to have a larger role on the series, but she was written off the show.

The $9.5 million settlement that Eliza received represents the amount of money she would have made if she remained on the show for the duration of her contract.

“The allegations in Ms. Dushku’s claims are an example that, while we remain committed to a culture defined by a safe, inclusive and respectful workplace, our work is far from done,” CBS said in a statement to The New York Times. “The settlement of these claims reflects the projected amount that Ms. Dushku would have received for the balance of her contract as a series regular, and was determined in a mutually agreed upon mediation process at the time.”

The settlement was discovered during an investigation into the allegations against former CBS president Les Moonves.

Michael responded to the allegations with an apology. He said, “During the course of taping our show, I made some jokes mocking some lines in the script. When Eliza told me that she wasn’t comfortable with my language and attempt at humor, I was mortified to have offended her and immediately apologized. After reflecting on this further, I better understand that what I said was both not funny and not appropriate and I am sorry and regret the pain this caused Eliza.”

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Eliza Dushku Marries Peter Palandjian, Shares Wedding Photos!

Eliza Dushku has said “I do” to her fiance Peter Palandjian!

The 37-year-old actress and the 54-year-old CEO of Intercontinental Real Estate Corporation married last month on August 18, and Eliza confirmed the news by posting a series of wedding photos to her Instagram account.

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Eliza captioned the post, “8.18.18″ with emoji hearts. She also confirmed that the wedding took place in Boston, Mass.

Check out the wedding photos on Eliza’s Instagram account.

Congrats to the happy couple on the wonderful news!

Matt Smith & Eliza Dushku Team Up for 'Mapplethorpe' Tribeca Film Festival Premiere!

Matt Smith gets in-between his co-star Eliza Dushku and director Ondi Timoner while attending the world premiere of their new film Mapplethorpe held during the 2018 Tribeca Film Festival at the SVA Theatre on Sunday (April 22) in New York City.

The trio were joined at the event by their cast mates Marianne Rendon, Brandon Sklenar, Thomas Philip O’Neill and McKinley Belcher.

Mapplethorpe revisits photographer Robert Mapplethorpe’s legacy, beginning at the moment just before he takes up residence in the Chelsea Hotel. There, Mapplethorpe begins to amass a portfolio of images—and, at the same time, to explore his formerly supressed attraction to men. But Mapplethorpe’s relentless ambition—as he says in one early scene, “I can’t just be Mapplethorpe the photographer,” fancying himself a “modern Michelangelo”—threatens to tear apart the relationships he cherishes the most.

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