Tuesday, June 25, 2024

‘Election Interference By Hollywood Elites’: Team Trump Threatens To Sue Filmmakers Behind Brutal Biopic


is decidedly unhappy with his portrayal in a film that received an eight-minute standing ovation at the Cannes Film Festival. The former president and presidential front-runner is vowing to take legal action.

According to Trump campaign spokesperson , the presumptive Republican nominee intends to sue the filmmakers behind “,” a film that follows Sebastian Stan as a young Trump creating his real estate empire amid the seedy streets of 1970s and 80s New York City. It co-stars Jeremy Strong from “Succession” as the future president's real-life former attorney and mentor, Roy Cohn.

Cheung revealed that a lawsuit would be forthcoming over “blatantly false assertions.” In the film, Stan is portrayed as raping Maria Bakalova, who plays Trump's first wife, Ivana.

Ivana accused Donald of sexual assault in her divorce deposition, but she later recanted.

“We will be filing a lawsuit to address the blatantly false assertions from these pretend filmmakers,” Cheung said in a statement shared with The Hill. “This garbage is pure fiction which sensationalizes lies that have been long debunked. As with the illegal Trials, this is election interference by elites, who know that President Trump