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Producers Guild Forming Task Force to Examine Bullying in Wake of Scott Rudin Accusations

In response to recent and explosive allegations about producer Scott Rudin’s workplace behavior, the Producers Guild of America is forming a task force to combat bullying in Hollywood. “We are deeply disturbed and disheartened by the continuing allegations of workplace harassment and abuse in our industry, and stand with those who speak out against such […]
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‘Music Man’ Star Hugh Jackman Says Musical Is ‘Rebuilding’ After Scott Rudin Exit

Hugh Jackman, star of the upcoming Broadway revival of “The Music Man,” said that the company is rebuilding their team following Scott Rudin’s announcement that he is stepping back from Broadway productions in the wake of his workplace abuse allegations. “I want to say how much I respect and applaud the people that have spoken […]
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Upcoming The Music Man Star Hugh Jackman Releases Statement on Abuse Allegations Against Producer Scott Rudin

The Tony winner broke his silence days after co-star Sutton Foster commented on the industry reckoning.
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Hugh Jackman Says Broadway’s ‘The Music Man’ Is Rebuilding In Wake Of Scott Rudin Step Back

Hugh Jackman, star of the upcoming Broadway revival of The Music Man produced by Scott Rudin, said today that the company is “rebuilding...
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Producer Scott Rudin is “Stepping Back” From His Film and Streaming Work in the Wake of Abuse Claims

Mega-producer Scott Rudin is seemingly about to do something few Hollywood bigwigs have ever had to do: suffer consequences for his actions. The Oscar-winning producer, whose credits include films like No Country For Old Men, There Will Be Blood, The Social Network, Uncut Gems, and many more, has announced that he is “stepping back” from his upcoming film and streaming projects after The Hollywood Reporter published a piece detailing his violent, abusive behavior toward multiple co-workers. F...
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Scott Rudin, A24 End Business Relationship as Abuse Allegation Fallout Continues

Scott Rudin’s business relationship with A24, the indie studio where he produced such acclaimed films as “Lady Bird” and “Uncut Gems,” is over, sources tell Variety. The severing of ties comes in the wake of allegations of workplace abuses that have been leveled at Rudin and a devastating cover story in The Hollywood Reporter about […]
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Scott Rudin Says He Will 'Step Back' From Film Projects Also

Scott Rudin says he’s “stepping back” from film and streaming projects, along with his Broadway productions, as the fallout continued for one of the entertainment industry’s most powerful producers following renewed accusations of bullying.
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Scott Rudin Exits Five A24 Film Projects: Sources

Not long after Scott Rudin issued a statement he will step back from film and TV projects, to go with the voluntary exit from theater...
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Scott Rudin Removed From Five A24 Film Projects: Sources

Not long after Scott Rudin issued a statement he will step back from film and TV projects, to go with the voluntary exit from theater...
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Scott Rudin says he's 'stepping back' from film, streaming work amid bullying allegations

Days after stepping back from his Broadway shows, embattled producer Scott Rudin announces he's doing the same with film and streaming work.        [Author: USA TODAY]
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Scott Rudin “Stepping Back” From Film And Streaming Projects, Pledges “Commitment To Grow And Change”

Producer Scott Rudin says he “stepping back” from his film and streaming projects in addition to his Broadway productions. In a...
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Scott Rudin ‘Stepping Back’ From Film, Streaming Work Due to Abuse Allegations

Producer Scott Rudin will “step back” from his film and streaming projects in addition to his Broadway productions in the wake of allegations about his abusive workplace behavior. Rudin, whose upcoming films include Netflix’s “The Woman in the Window” and A24’s “The Humans,” said he will “take the time to work on personal issues I […]
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When You’re the Boss

John and Craig welcome back writer-producer Aline Brosh McKenna (Crazy Ex-Girlfriend, The Devil Wears Prada), who brings a basket of topics for the guys to unpack. They discuss the best way to give notes as a producer/boss and why Hollywood only takes serious genres seriously. We follow up on female figures in ethical conflicts, bad bosses, and specifying race in character descriptions. We also get an update from Oops on dealing with the onset of an on-set crush. Finally in our bonus segment f...
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Why Did Scott Rudin Step Back From Broadway? Maybe Not Just Because He’d Seen The Error Of His Ways

The key seems to have been Rudin’s high-profile, high-stakes production of The Music Man, set to start previews in December. While some of the key people involved in the revival reportedly showed “apathy” about the allegations of Rudin’s appalling office behavior, the two stars did not: Hugh Jackman told others he was “very concerned” but did not give an ultimatum, while Sutton Foster said publicly that she would go if he did not. – The Hollywood Reporter
Tags: Art, Theatre, Broadway, Hugh Jackman, Scott Rudin, Sutton Foster, Rudin, 04.17.21


Tony Nominee Jeremy O. Harris on Redirecting Awards Campaign Budgets to ‘People Who Needed Them Most’

Broadway, still shuttered, finds itself at the crossroads of several economic and political crises. Just this month, an exposé on Scott Rudin re-illuminated the industry’s long codependent relationship with the volatile producer, prompting Tony nominee Karen Olivo to step down from her leading role in “Moulin Rouge.” And this week, spurred by a growing frustration […]
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Producer Scott Rudin to ‘step back’ after allegations of bullying

Rudin says he is ‘profoundly sorry for the pain my behavior has caused’ following allegations of harassment
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Scott Rudin’s Apology Is Not Enough

Not great: “Broadway producers I spoke to told me that Rudin seems to be sincere about stepping away from the day-to-day running of his megahits, The Book of Mormon and To Kill a Mockingbird, but no one seems to think he’ll be relinquishing his financial stakes. When Broadway resumes, so will his revenue streams.” What can Broadway, and Hollywood, do? – Los Angeles Times
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‘Music Man’ Star Sutton Foster Breaks Silence On Producer Scott Rudin’s Broadway “Step Back”

Sutton Foster, who is set to co-star in the upcoming $17 million revival of The Music Man on Broadway with Hugh Jackman, made her first...
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The Music Man Star Sutton Foster Responds to Abuse Allegations Against Producer Scott Rudin

“The only positive outcome is the one that is happening.”
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Scott Rudin Fallout Intensifies With Sutton Foster Statement, Emotional Video From Late Assistant’s Twin

The outrage surrounding producer Scott Rudin intensified over the weekend, with Broadway star Sutton Foster speaking out while the twin brother of a late former Rudin assistant posted an emotional video message alleging that his brother was traumatized by his experience with the producer. Both statements follow Rudin’s announcement on Saturday that he is “stepping […]
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'The Music Man' Star Sutton Foster Breaks Silence on Scott Rudin Abuse Allegations

"I feel like the only positive outcome is the one that happened," the actress said a day after the uber-producer said he was stepping...
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Time’s Up Joins Actors’ Equity Calls On Broadway Producer Scott Rudin To Release Employees From NDAs

UPDATE: Tina Schen, president and CEO of the Time’s Up Foundation, added her voice today to those calling for producer Scott Rudin to...
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After Reports Of Abuse, Scott Rudin Claims He’ll ‘Step Back’ From Broadway

Rudin emailed the Washington Post on Saturday to issue an apology for years of causing pain to colleagues (and employees). He also wrote that he would be “taking steps that I should have taken years ago to address this behavior.” But specifics remain unclear; “Rudin declined to elaborate on the statement, or on what exactly retreating from ‘active participation’ entails.” – Washington Post
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Scott Rudin taking a big, angry step back from Broadway after bullying report

After being the subject of an in-depth report on alleged bullying and abuse by The Hollywood Reporter, producer Scott Rudin (No Country...
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Scott Rudin stepping away from Broadway following workplace allegations

The Tony Award-winning producer said Saturday that he is "profoundly sorry for the pain my behavior caused to individuals, directly and...
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Scott Rudin Will 'Step Back' After Allegations of Bullying

Amid mounting anger over allegations of bullying, Broadway and Hollywood producer Scott Rudin broke his silence Saturday, saying he is “profoundly sorry” and will step back from his theater work.
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Mega-Producer Scott Rudin Will ‘Step Back’ From Broadway Over Abuse Allegations

The powerful producer faces accusations of abuse and intimidation going back decades.
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Hollywood Mega-Producer Scott Rudin Will ‘Step Back’ From Broadway Amid Extreme Abuse Claims

The powerful producer faces accusations of abuse and intimidation going back decades.
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