Alec BaldwinThere is another scandal in the works, but it has nothing do with his wife Hilaria Baldwinor his accidental involvement in the tragic demise of cinematographers Halyna Houtchins. Baldwin, who announced that he would interview a controversial director, is responsible for this. Fans and followers of Baldwin largely blasted him after he revealed he’d soon be interviewing Woody Allen.
Alec Baldwin’s Past Controversies
Alec Baldwin has been guilty of Scandal for years. After a voicemail that he sent to Ireland, his 11-year-old daughter, he received widespread condemnation. He called Ireland a “scandal” in 2007. “thoughtless little pig.”His family became the centre of controversy again years later when it was discovered that Hilaria, his wife, exaggerated her Spanish heritage despite having been born in Boston.
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As the couple appeared to be on the mend, the unthinkable happened. While they were practicing a scene, RustBaldwin accidentally shot Halyna Hutchins, a cinematographer, with a live-round from a gun that he thought was loaded only with blanks. Hutchins succumbed to her injuries and an investigation into her death remains ongoing.
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Fans Respond to a New Announcement
While that is going on, Baldwin now faces a new scandal due to his interview with Woody Allen. Dylan Farrow was the stepdaughter of Mia Farrow and accused Allen of molesting her child. Soon-Yi Previn, his former stepdaughter is now his wife.
Baldwin wrote the following caption for the Instagram video announcement: “Let me preface this by stating that I have ZERO INTEREST in anyone’s judgments and sanctimonious posts here. I am OBVIOUSLY someone who has my own set of beliefs and COULD NOT CARE LESS about anyone else’s speculation. If you believe that a trial should be conducted by way of an HBO documentary, that’s your issue.”
The interview is scheduled to take place on June 28 at 10:30 am Eastern Standard time and it’s clear in the video that Baldwin is excited. Baldwin even said, “You know what I love? I love you Woody.”The video’s comment section was significantly less enthusiastic than the one in the main. 30 Rock star.
“Guess I won’t be tuning in!”One wrote, while the other simply commented. “That’s a hard no.”One follower said: “I’ve supported u 100% thru everything. But woody Allen? Bye.”Another expressed their concerns in a clear and concise manner. “This is certainly your choice but why would you have him on? Why do you continue to elevate and praise him? He needs no platform,”They wrote.
Despite their reactions, it’s clear that Baldwin has already made up his mind on the matter. While others may shun him over the accusations he’s faced in the past, Baldwin’s obvious excitement and literal exclamations of love for the controversial director reveal his true feelings towards Allen.