It's 20 years since John Travolta strapped on a massive latex forehead and helped bring Scientology founder L. Ron Hubbard's 1982 sci-fi potboiler Battlefield Earth to the big screen.
Four women filed suit on Wednesday against the Church of Scientology, alleging they were stalked and intimidated after reporting sexual assault allegations against actor Danny Masterson. The women all claim that Masterson raped or sexually assaulted them in the early 2000s. They reported their allegations to the LAPD in late 2016 and early 2017, and […]
For years there have been rumors that the Church of Scientology allegedly auditioned girlfriends for Tom Cruise. Now a defector from the church is claiming that it's "absolutely" true.
Scarlett Johansson has vehemently denied that the Church of Scientology 'auditioned' her be Tom Cruise's girlfriend.
Scientology's two leading celebrity ambassadors, Tom Cruise and John Travolta, hate each other, according to a former security guard who has now quit the controversial church.
The Handmaid's Tale star irked some viewers who felt her words on sexual harassment were empty because of her religion's controversial history.
A couple of people were notable by their absence on Sunday night at the Emmys... Connor and Isabella Cruise.
While they grew close filming nine seasons of "The King of Queens," former Scientologist Leah Remini says she never tried to convert her longtime costar and friend Kevin James — much to the chagrin of the church.
Actress and former Scientologist Leah Remini has called Tom Cruise 'diabolical' in a searing criticism of the actor.
Tom Cruise has spoken about his devotion to Scientology, saying that he’s ‘incredibly proud’ of the controversial church. Cruise rarely speaks about Scientology at all, but was asked about the his thoughts on Louis Theroux’s new documentary ‘My Scientology Movie’ while on the red carpet for his latest actioner ‘Jack Reacher: Never Go Back’. – Seth Rogen animation Sausage Party hungry for Oscar glory – Eddie Redmayne reveals he auditioned for Voldemort – Moff Tarkin confirmed for Star Wars: Rogue One return? “It’s something that has helped me incredibly in my life,” he told ITV News. ...
Louise Theroux said he thinks the Church of Scientology is “more scary” than reviled hate group the Westboro Baptist Church. In the film he tries and fails to enter the Church’s LA-based HQ, recreates scenes of alleged abuse by church leaders, and ends up pursued by Scientology members who are also making a documentary about him. It’s not the first time Theroux has delved into controversial American religious groups.
It has long been believed that the late musician and actor Isaac Hayes - who voiced Chef in 135 episodes of Trey Parker and Matt Stone’s cartoon series, plus spin-off movie ‘South Park: Bigger, Longer and Uncut’ - quit the show in protest after an episode satirising Scientology, of which he was a follower. “At the time, everybody around my father was involved in Scientology — his assistants, the core group of people. The 2005 ‘South Park’ episode ‘Trapped in the Closet’ sent up prominent Scientologists Tom Cruise and John Travolta, and went into detail on some of the religion’s more bizarre tenets involving ‘thetans’ and the evil alien Xenu: things which the Church of Scientology had long been guarded about.
The Church of Scientology is fighting back over Alex Gibney’s acclaimed film ‘Going Clear’, and is said to be trying to make a film about the award-winning documentarian. Gibney also said that he had been approached following a talk he gave about 'Going Clear’ in Los Angeles last month by a filmmaker called Randall Stith, who said he was making a film about him. Scientology is vocal about its opposition to psychiatry and psychiatric medication.