Infamous gossip blogger Perez Hilton, who rarely hesitates to gleefully post embarrassing celebrity pictures, says the Jennifer Lawrence photo hacking incident has inspired him no longer to publish nude images of stars on his website. That's a surprising move for Hilton, whose extremely popular blog thrives on illicit images of Hollywood figures. In other words, it wasn't too shocking when his was one of the sites to publish the stolen nude photos of Lawrence over the weekend, which made their way around the internet after first surfacing on web forum 4chan. But Hilton wound up deleting the pictures on Sunday evening after an outcry from readers. He apologised via Twitter : "At work we often have to make quick decisions.
Perez Hilton posts apology to Jennifer Lawrence, vows to never publish nude celebrity photos again
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In a Vanity Fair interview, the actor rejected the apology from the celebrity blogger, after he published nude photos of her that were hacked online. In a new interview with Vanity Fair published this week, Jennifer Lawrence has attacked celebrity blogger Perez Hilton for posting hacked nude photos on his website. After hackers accessed the iCloud accounts of Lawrence and tens of other celebrities, and posted private and often explicit images of them on the website 4chan, Hilton reposted the images. I made a really bad one today and then made it worse.
Actress Jennifer Lawrence has slammed celebrity blogger Perez Hilton for posting leaked nude photos of her online, insisting he only removed the pictures from his website after fans expressed their anger. The Hunger Games star was among dozens of famous women targeted by hackers who accessed cloud storage accounts and stole hundreds of private, intimate pictures, which were later published online. And then I had to watch his apology. And what he basically said was 'I just didn't think about it'.
A quick glance at social media suggests that more than a couple of you are searching for those naked celebrity images that have been leaked online. For a while, you didn't need to look any further than Perez Hilton's gossip site after he published a handful of them. In a series of tweets, Hilton said he had decided to remove the naked ones from his site.