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Dylan Farrow: Dad Woody Allen Sexually Assaulted Me at Age 7

UPDATE 2: Woody Allen responds to the claims. Read it here!

UPDATE 1: Cate Blanchett and Alec Baldwin release statements about the allegations.
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Dylan Farrow, the adopted daughter of Mia Farrow and Woody Allen, is opening up for the first time about her allegation that her father sexually assaulted her at age 7.

“[W]hen I was seven years old, Woody Allen took me by the hand and led me into a dim, closet-like attic on the second floor of our house. He told me to lay on my stomach and play with my brother’s electric train set. Then he sexually assaulted me,” Dylan wrote in an open letter posted by The New York Times.

Woody Allen was never convicted of any crime. That he got away with what he did to me haunted me as I grew up,” she added: “That torment was made worse by Hollywood. All but a precious few (my heroes) turned a blind eye. Most found it easier to accept the ambiguity, to say, ‘who can say what happened,’ to pretend that nothing was wrong. Actors praised him at awards shows. Networks put him on TV. Critics put him in magazines.”

In the letter, Dylan asked stars like Cate Blanchett and Alec Baldwin “What if it had been your child”? and asks Emma Stone and Scarlett Johansson “What if it had been you?”

WHAT DO YOU THINK of Dylan Farrow’s open letter about her father Woody Allen?

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Cate Blanchett: 'Blue Jasmine' Paris Premiere with Woody Allen!

Cate Blanchett and Woody Allen share a laugh on the red carpet while attending the premiere of their latest film Blue Jasmine held at the UGC Cine Cite Bercy on Tuesday (August 27) in Paris, France.

The 44-year-old actress and the 77-year-old director were joined at the event by co-star Sally Hawkins and Woody‘s wife Soon-Yi Previn.

PHOTOS: Check out the latest pics of Cate Blanchett

Be sure to catch Blue Jasmine while it’s still playing in theaters now!

FYI: Cate is wearing a Christopher Kane dress.

15+ pictures inside of Cate Blanchett and others at the Paris premiere of Blue JasmineMore Here! »

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Hayden Panettiere & Taylor Momsen: Versus Versace Launch!

Hayden Panettiere, Taylor Momsen, and Melissa George arrive at the Versus Versace Launch party held at the Lexington Avenue Armory on Wednesday (May 15) in New York City.

The three ladies were joined by Joe Jonas, Darren Criss, Hannah Simone, Leigh Lezark, Willa Holland, Mena Suvari, Christian Siriano, Woody Allen, his wife Soon-Yi Previn, Corinne Bailey Rae, Paloma Faith, Natalia Kills, Sky Ferreira, and brothers Harry and Peter Brandt.

The event was hosted by chief designer Donatella Versace.

35+ pictures inside of Hayden Panettiere, Taylor Momsen, and others at the Versus Versace LaunchMore Here! »

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Jesse Eisenberg: 'The Revisionist' Opening Night!

Jesse Eisenberg takes a bow on stage at the opening night of The Revisionist held at the Cherry Lane Theatre on Thursday (February 28) in New York City.

The 29-year-old actor, who wrote the play, was joined by his co-stars Daniel Oreskes, Vanessa Redgrave, and director Kip Fagan.

Also pictured: Maggie Grace, Michael Urie, Laura Linney, and Woody Allen with his partner Soon-Yi Previn, who all came out to show their support.

You can catch The Revisionist at the Cherry Lane Theatre until April 21 – Buy tickets now!

10+ pictures inside of Jesse Eisenberg and others at the opening night of The RevisionistMore Here! »

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Penelope Cruz Wants to Work with Woody Allen 20 Times

Check out Penelope Cruz, Jesse Eisenberg, and Ellen Page in these newly released stills from To Rome with Love!

The comedy, now in theaters, co-stars Alec Baldwin, Roberto Benigni, Judy Davis, Greta Gerwig, and Woody Allen, who also wrote and directed the flick.

“I would love to work with [Woody] 20 times. I’m fascinated by his personality. Even a day of press, which is not my favorite part of this job, he makes it so interesting and so fun,” Penelope recently told USA Today.

“I love his sense of humor. He only types on his typewriter,” she added. “Sometimes I’ve gotten e-mails from him and I say, wait a moment, were they fakes? And he said, ‘No, no, I dictate to my assistant.’ I love that he’s doing things his way.”

10+ stills inside from To Rome with Love
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Penelope Cruz: 'To Rome with Love' Screening!

Penelope Cruz strikes a pose in an Emilio Pucci dress at a special screening for her new film, To Rome with Love, held at the Paris Theatre on Wednesday (June 20) in New York City.

The 38-year-old actress, who accessorized with Chopard jewelry, was joined by writer and director of the film Woody Allen and her co-stars Greta Gerwig, Alec Baldwin, and Alessandra Mastronardi.

Also pictured: Good Wife actress Julianna Margulies (in Reed Krakoff), and Jon Hamm with his longtime girlfriend Jennifer Westfeldt.

FYI: The screening was hosted by The Cinema Society, The Hollywood Reporter, and Piaget.

15+ pictures inside of Penelope Cruz and others at the special screening for To Rome with LoveMore Here! »

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