Woody Allen says Amazon Studios obtained chilly toes and backed out of a four-movie deal … over the previous molestation allegation about him and his daughter — and now he needs MAJOR payback.
Woody filed a lawsuit Thursday towards the studio for not less than $68 million! In the go well with, he says Amazon was all in, as of Aug. 2017, to distribute his film, “A Rainy Day in New York” … starring Selena Gomez and Timothee Chalamet.
Allen says the film was shot, edited and prepared for launch — however in keeping with the go well with, Amazon backed out in June 2018. He says he demanded a proof, and the studio would solely say it was attributable to “renewed allegations” and Woody’s “controversial comments.”
Even worse … Woody says Amazon dedicated to distribute three different movies as effectively, however reneged on all of them.
He says Amazon by no means spelled it out for him, however within the go well with Woody says he thinks it’s associated to a “25-year old, baseless allegation” he molested his and Mia Farrow‘s adopted daughter, Dylan.
Now ‘Rainy Day’ is sitting on a shelf someplace, and Woody’s suing Amazon for breach of contract and damages … $68 mil price.