Thursday, April 18, 2024

Susan Sarandon Apologizes for Criticizing Police Funeral: “I realize how disrespectful and insensitive it was”


Susan Sarandon is apologizing for jumping the gun when she saw something on social media. She criticized the police funeral in New York for Officer Jason Rivera. I know Susan, and I know she is heartfelt in this apology. Let’s move on. But we can learn a lesson to count to a thousand before reacting and posting on social media.

Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman
Roger Friedman began his Showbiz411 column in April 2009 after 10 years with Fox News, where he created the Fox411 column. His movie reviews are carried by Rotten Tomatoes, and he is a member of both the movie and TV branches of the Critics Choice Awards. His articles have appeared in dozens of publications over the years including New York Magazine, where he wrote the Intelligencer column in the mid 90s and covered the OJ Simpson trial, and Fox News (when it wasn't so crazy) where he covered Michael Jackson. He is also the writer and co-producer of "Only the Strong Survive," a selection of the Cannes, Sundance, and Telluride Film festivals, directed by DA Pennebaker and Chris Hegedus.

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