HBO Says ‘Big Little Lies’ Cast Demands ‘Raped’ Network | News Flash | Entertainment Weekly

HBO Says ‘Big Little Lies’ Cast Demands ‘Raped’ Network | News Flash | Entertainment Weekly

An HBO executive says she regrets her choice of words when discussing the renewal of Big Little Lies. Francesca Orsi, HBO’s senior VP of drama, was on a panel in Jerusalem at the INTV Conference when she suggested that the star-filled cast’s salary demands “raped” the network. “From a budget standpoint, going into season 2 of Big Little Lies without any options in place, we’ve been… um… short of raped,” she said according to Deadline.
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HBO Says ‘Big Little Lies’ Cast Demands ‘Raped’ Network | News Flash | Entertainment Weekly



Angela Chu says:

So pathetic she used the word raped considering how 2 of the main characters faced rape in the show. Smh

krisisnkaos says:

And maybe there should’ve been a clause in the cast’s first season contract regarding the potential for a second season, that way they’d be unable to renegotiate their salaries. Sloppy work.

krisisnkaos says:

What do you expect when the entire cast has either won or been nominated for major awards? Even before the show aired…

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