Monday, August 11, 2014

Hollywood Studios Blacklist Penelope Cruz over Gaza Letter Accusing Israel of 'Genocide'

Hollywood Studios Blacklist Penelope Cruz over Gaza Letter Accusing Israel of 'Genocide'

Actress Penelope Cruz and her husband Javier Bardem have roused the fury of Hollywood producers, with pledges made to snub the Spanish couple.



Oscar-winner Bardem and Cruz signed an open letter speaking against "the genocide perpetrated by the Israeli occupation army".



The letter accused Israel of "advancing on Palestinian territories instead of withdrawing to the 1967 borders.



"Gaza is living through horror… while the international community does nothing."



The Spanish letter was signed by 100 leading figures in the film industry, including director Pedro Almodovar...