Rebel Wilson is suing Australian magazines over stories about her age
Rebel Wilson does comedy for a living, but making false claims about her is no laughing matter.
The actress is suing magazine publisher Bauer Media and its Australian arm for defamation, according to a writ filed with the Supreme Court of Victoria on Monday and obtained by Mashable Australia.
In the writ, several of the publisher’s titles — Woman’s Day, Women’s Weekly, New Weekly and OK Magazine — are claimed to have damaged Wilson’s reputation through print and online articles expressing she had lied about her age and her upbringing. Read more…