Revenge, reality and racism: Hollywood writers process Liam Neeson's disturbing revelations

Revenge, reality and racism: Hollywood writers process Liam Neeson's disturbing revelations

A man hell bent on a mission of revenge. It’s a description that applies to a litany of roles Liam Neeson has played over the last decade. Beginning with 2008’s Taken, the Irish actor remade himself as Hollywood’s favourite angry man, growling at an endless line of kidnappers and thugs. But Neeson’s recent real-life admission has brought a disquieting […]

Liam Neeson sparks outrage over racially charged interview

Liam Neeson sparks outrage over racially charged interview

In a recent interview, Liam Neeson recounted his brief desire for revenge against a man who raped someone close to him — an admission that drew swift criticism for the celebrated star Monday because of its violent and discriminatory nature. Without identifying the rape survivor, the actor said that upon learning of the sexual assault […]