Hollywood starts to distance itself from Liam Neeson after race attack row


The red carpet for his new film "Cold Pursuit" was canceled on Tuesday night, although the premiere of the film in New York City carried on as planned. "He told me that our human brains are here to help us gain awareness of our thoughts, and that generalizations such as those expressed by Neeson are, of course, fundamentally flawed".

He said the rape happened some time ago and he found out about it after he came back from a trip overseas. He said he would have been looking for a white man if his friend had identified her attacker as white.

"But my immediate reaction was".

"I don't think it's ever been acceptable to do this outside of Ku Klux Klan stuff in the '50s in America", Morgan said. What colour were they?

As previously reported, Neeson told a United Kingdom newspaper that decades ago he walked the streets with a "cosh" multiple times, hoping any black person would start trouble with him.

The star provoked widespread criticism after he told The Independent he had walked the streets armed with a cosh, hoping he would be approached by someone "so that I could kill him" after his friend said she was attacked by a black man. I went to a priest.

Singer Lily Allen joined the chorus of disapproval on Tuesday by dedicating her track [Expletive] You to the actor while performing in Sydney. If you listen to everything he's talking about, he's saying that in the moment, and you can't blame him for thinking what he feels, this is what society has wrongly shown him that black people do'.

He added: "I had never felt this feeling before, which was a primal urge to lash out ..." "It's very bad, but I did learn a lesson from it".

Crews came under fire for his comments, with former fans saying he needed to be "dealt with" after he appeared to defend Neeson's remarks.

"I explained the situation to Dr. Harris without mentioning Neeson's name", she said. And I did it for, I'd say, maybe four or five times until I caught myself on, and it really shocked me, this primal urge I had.

He then gave a follow-up interview on where he admitted he had been "shocked" by his "primal urge" for revenge.

He said: "I did seek help".

He claimed that his desire for revenge may have been shaped by his experience of growing up during The Troubles.

"When he started telling me about his friend's rape, I had no idea where the story was going", the journalist wrote.