Looks like making Crocs happen isn’t the worst thing celebrity chef Mario Batali is guilty of. Eater is reporting that the rotund redhead with rosacea has been behaving badly for decades and will be stepping down from his duties at his many restaurants as well as from Batali & Bastianich Hospitality Group, the restaurant management services company he co-founded with Joe and Lidia Bastianich. He’s also been asked to step away from his co-hosting duties on ABC’s The Chew. Are you ready to lose your appetite? Here are some of the details.
Newly minted TIME Magazine Person of The Year (kinda, sorta. He’s one of many featured) Terry Crews has taken his allegations of sexual assault at the hands of Hollywood agent Adam Venit to the courts. According to The Hollywood Reporter, Terry has filed a lawsuit against Venit and William Morris Endeavor (Terry’s former agency and the agency that employs Venit) claiming Venit groped him at a party hosted by Adam Sandler last year.
Gabriel Byrne is out promoting a documentary about famed Irish playwright George Bernard Shaw, so naturally he was asked about his co-star from 20 years ago, Kevin Spacey. According to The Times UK, Gabriel, who starred in 1995’s The Usual Suspects alongside Kevin, knew Kevin was a perv but had no idea that his sexually inappropriate behavior towards another young actor on the film was the cause of a 2-day production shut down.