HBO docuseries to explore Woody Allen, Mia Farrow fallout
FILE - Director Woody Allen attends a special screening of "Wonder Wheel" on Nov. 14, 2017, in New York. A docuseries about the relationship of Woody Allen and Mia Farrow and its fallout is coming to HBO. The four-part documentary series is titled "Allen v. Farrow" and will debut Feb. 21, 2021, on HBO. Allen and Previn didn't participate in the documentary, nor did Moses Farrow, the son of Allen and Mia Farrow. “Allen v. Farrow,” from filmmakers Kirby Dick, Amy Ziering and Amy Herdy, will debut Feb. 21 on HBO, with episodes airing weekly.
Explosive Woody Allen documentary series coming to HBO
The story of Woody Allen's notorious relationship with Mia Farrow and their family is set to be explored in a four-part documentary on HBO. Directed by Kirby Dick and Amy Ziering, Oscar-nominated documentarians, the series titled "Allen v. Farrow" delves deep into one of Hollywood's most public scandals — the accusation that Allen had sexually abused his then 7-year-old adopted daughter Dylan. In the bitter custody battle that followed it was revealed that Allen had been having a relationship with Farrow's adopted daughter Soon-Yi Previn. HBO will debut the first episode in the series on Feb. 21, with new installments airing on subsequent Sundays. The series is reminiscent of HBO's involvement in the Michael Jackson documentary "Leaving Neverland," as both were shot in secret.cnbc.com
Dylan Farrow Fires Back After Scarlett Johansson Says She Believes Woody Allen
Dylan Farrow is calling out Scarlett Johansson. In a recent interview with The Hollywood Reporter, Johansson strongly defended Woody Allen, whom she's worked with on multiple films. "I love Woody," Johansson told THR. "@JoyVBehar saying that the experts have exonerated Woody Allen is utterly false and a truly abhorrent mischaracterization," Farrow claimed on Twitter. Thank you to @sunny for pushing back on the false narrative Woody Allen has tried so hard to perpetuate.
Scarlett Johansson Defends Woody Allen: 'I Believe Him, and I Would Work With Him Anytime'
Scarlett Johansson has no regrets over working with controversial director Woody Allen. Although multiple actors who have worked with Allen -- including Michael Caine and Timothe Chalamet -- have since distanced themselves from the 83-year-old director, Johansson strongly defends him. Johansson says she is still in touch with Allen, and that she has talked openly with him about the allegations. "I see Woody whenever I can, and I have had a lot of conversations with him about it," she shares. "It was almost like you found something you didn't even realize you needed," Johansson tells The Hollywood Reporter of the movement.