Winona Ryder Recalls Anti-Semitic Incident With Mel Gibson

We’ve identified Mel Gibson is trash for some time now, and that is hardly the primary time he’s made headlines for making hateful feedback about Jewish individuals, however we are able to add one other one to the pile: In a brand new interview with the Sunday Times, Winona Ryder recalled an anti-Semitic encounter she had with the actor.

“We were at a crowded party with one of my good friends, and Mel Gibson was smoking a cigar, and we’re all talking and he said to my friend, who’s gay, ‘Oh wait, am I gonna get AIDS?’” Ryder, who’s Jewish, stated. “And then something came up about Jews, and he said, ‘You’re not an oven dodger, are you?’”

The Stranger Things actress additionally mentioned her experiences as a Jewish girl in Hollywood, together with one time she was denied a job as a result of producers thought she seemed “too Jewish.”

“There was a movie that I was up for a long time ago, it was a period piece, and the studio head, who was Jewish, said I looked ‘too Jewish’ to be in a blue-blooded family,” she stated.

Ryder additionally added that she’s skilled anti-Semitism “in interesting ways,” usually within the type of backhanded compliments. “There are times when people have said, ‘Wait, you’re Jewish? But you’re so pretty!’” she stated.Read the full story at NME

picture :Mel Gibson attends The Art Of Elysium’s 12th Annual Celebration – Heaven held on January 05, 2019 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Michael Tran/FilmMagic)FilmMagic

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