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Even Though Woody Allen Isn’t Actually Dead, Twitter Wishes He Was

Right this moment in weird information, polarizing director Woody Allen was discovered to be trending on Twitter — for his alleged loss of life. A rumor that Allen had handed away began spreading via the web channels, and it appeared to have come from a photoshopped tweet that stated, “BREAKING: Actor Woody Allen handed away Thursday Night in his Brooklyn residence. He died ‘surrounded by these he liked.’ Supply @ABC.” 

Is Woody Allen truly lifeless?

No, Woody Allen just isn’t lifeless. The tweet about his loss of life most likely originated from a photoshopped account for DiscussingFilm, an leisure outlet. The Editor in Chief of DiscussingFilm referred to as out the tweet, describing it as “stinker Photoshop,” and that “we by no means posted this.” He added, “We by no means utilizing BREAKING, there is not any picture, you may see the place the textual content is photoshopped in. This can be a horrible faux, how will you fall for this.” In contrast to make celeb loss of life hoaxes, lots of people wished the hoax had been true.

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The Woody Allen faux loss of life memes are fairly savage. “Me and the women pulling as much as Woody Allen’s funeral to level and snort,” one individual tweeted, posting a photograph of canines driving a automotive.

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One other wrote, “Think about mendacity about somebody’s loss of life particularly Woody Allen’s you’re so sick FOR GIVING PEOPLE FALSE HOPE.”

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One other personified the yr 2020, saying, “2020 lady u solely have a couple of weeks left to take Woody Allen. I consider in u.” They included a damning picture of Jeffrey Epstein, Woody Allen, and Allen’s spouse/adopted daughter, Quickly-Yi.

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Notably, Woody Allen’s faux loss of life was trending again in 2016, too. Again then, it wasn’t due to a photoshopped tweet actually saying he died — it was due to an interview with Woody Allen that was so cringe-worthy, his identify started trending. And since Allen is fairly previous (he was 80 in 2016), it would not have been stunning if he did go away. The truth that folks jumped to imagine that Allen was trending due to his loss of life…says one thing. 

Here is a part of the interview in query.

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“ugh woody allen’s trending however he isn’t lifeless, what occurred to you 2016,” somebody tweeted.

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Though Allen’s decades-long relationship together with his spouse/daughter had at all times creeped folks out, followers of his movies appeared to let him get away with it as a result of he was an necessary film-maker and was the brainchild of a variety of iconic motion pictures, like Annie Corridor and Midnight in Paris. However then in 2014, Allen’s adoptive daughter Dylan Farrow, accused of the director of sexually molesting her as a baby when her mom, Mia Farrow was in a relationship with him. The open letter additionally referred to as out many actors who had labored with Allen. Allen has denied all allegations towards him.

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Many actors who’ve been in his motion pictures, by this level, have gone on document to say they remorse working with Allen. Timothée Chalamet, Colin Firth, Greta Gerwig, Ellen Web page, Evan Rachel Wooden, and others have publicly penned bulletins that they’d not work with the film-maker. 

Although Allen might not actually be lifeless, his profession probably is. Womp, womp. 

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