The actor had been paid that sum for reshoots while co-star Michelle Williams received less than $1,000. Now he says he will give the money to the sexual misconduct defense initiative Time’s Up.
Mark Wahlberg reportedly was paid $1.5 million for 10 days of reshoots, while Michelle Williams—nominated for four Oscars over the years—got less than $1,000 for the same work on "All the Money in the World."
Twentieth Century Fox Film has not said whether the heiress' long statement—which blasted the project and the book on which it was based—caused the decision.
Women made up just 18 percent of directors, writers, producers, executive producers, editors and cinematographers who worked on the top 250 U.S. films released.
Hostile reaction greets an open letter by Catherine Deneuve and other women who raise questions of fairness in the current wave of sex-related allegations.
Because the case is too old, Los Angeles prosecutors will not bring criminal charges against the Oscar-winning director after a woman said he molested her in 1975, when she was 10.
A speech by Winfrey, honored for lifetime achievement, encapsulates the “Me Too” mood of the movie and television awards ceremony.