Home > Uncategorized > Quentin Tarantino Sues Gawker Over Leak Of ‘Hateful Eight’ Script

Quentin Tarantino Sues Gawker Over Leak Of ‘Hateful Eight’ Script

Notes From The Underground

 

quentin-tarantino

Quentin Tarantino might be spending more time in the courtroom than the editing room soon.

The award winning direction has filed a lawsuit against website Gawker over the leak of his new script, Hateful Eight. According to Tarantino, the film has been shelved now thanks to the leak.

The lawsuit filed today in U.S. District Court states: “Jury trial demanded.”

The document is signed by famed entertainment attorney Martin Singer, but the text of the lawsuit sounds a lot like Tarantino himself: “Gawker Media has made a business of predatory journalism, violating people’s rights to make a buck. This time they went too far,” it reads. “Rather than merely publishing a news story reporting that Plaintiff’s screenplay may have been circulating in Hollywood without his permission, Gawker Media crossed the journalistic line by promoting itself to the public as the first source to read the entire Screenplay illegally. Their…

View original post 352 more words

Advertisements
Categories: Uncategorized
  1. No comments yet.
  1. No trackbacks yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: