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Release of Woody Allen memoir cancelled after sex abuse claims

News Summed Up 2020-03-06 05:30:00

The release of Woody Allen’s memoir has been cancelled (Evan Agostini/AP)Woody Allen’s publisher has decided to cancel the planned release of his memoir Apropos Of Nothing. The announcement by Hachette Book Group follows days of criticism focused on allegations that the US film director sexually abused his daughter Dylan Farrow. “The decision to cancel Mr Allen’s book was a difficult one. Woody Allen and his wife Soon Yi (Fiona Hanson/PA)“We have published and will continue to publish many challenging books. Both he and his sister complained that the publisher had not reached out to them to fact-check their father’s book.