Blythe Danner Speaks Out Against Criticism Of Her Daughter As Harvey Weinstein Scandal Continues
Friday, 20 October 2017 - 9:17
Actress Gwyneth Paltrow is one of many famous Hollywood names who has revealed herself as an alleged victim of movie producer Harvey Weinstein as he continues to be confronted by allegations of sexual abuse and harassment and rape.
Since that revelation, Paltrow has been criticised by New York Times columnist, Maureen Dowd, for her actions after this harassment and the fact she chose to continue to work with the producer on a number of films.
However, Gwyneth’s mother, actress Blythe Danner, wrote a letter to the editor of the New York Times defending Gwyneth, saying that she did not ‘put aside her qualms to become the first lady of Miramax back then, as the New York Times columnist Maureen Dowd would have it.