Ten years after The Scandal -- and its negative effect on the size of his audiences, power and independence -- Woody Allen broke his longtime avoidance of the Oscar telecast with his pro-New York standup shtick at this year's ceremony. The positive audience response suggested that all is forgiven . . . the industry still loves Woody . . . and it doesn't really believe he molested a 10-year-old. It seemed like a big step forward in the rehabilitation of his... More >>>
Misleading ladies: As he surrounds himself with an ever-younger female cast (including Téa Leoni, second from left, and Debra Messing), aging Woody Allen looks more and more like a parody of himself.