FILE - In this Oct. 19, 2016, file photo, Rebel Wilson attends the 5th Annual Australians in Film Awards at NeueHouse Hollywood in Los Angeles. A judge on Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017 awarded Wilson 4.56 million Australian dollars
FILE - In this Oct. 19, 2016, file photo, Rebel Wilson attends the 5th Annual Australians in Film Awards at NeueHouse Hollywood in Los Angeles. A judge on Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017 awarded Wilson 4.56 million Australian dollars $3.66 million) in damages over magazine articles she said cost her roles in Hollywood films. A jury in Australia’s Victoria state had decided in June the articles claiming she lied about her age, origins of her first name and her upbringing in Sydney were defamatory.
FILE - In this Oct. 19, 2016, file photo, Rebel Wilson attends the 5th Annual Australians in Film Awards at NeueHouse Hollywood in Los Angeles. A judge on Wednesday, Sept. 13, 2017 awarded Wilson 4.56 million Australian dollars $3.66 million) in damages over magazine articles she said cost her roles in Hollywood films. A jury in Australia’s Victoria state had decided in June the articles claiming she lied about her age, origins of her first name and her upbringing in Sydney were defamatory.

Rebel Wilson awarded millions in Australia defamation case

September 13, 2017 4:57 AM

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Former fashion and food writer Madeleine Marr joined the Miami Herald in 2003. The native New Yorker's celebrity coverage includes features, interviews, events, red carpets, premieres, award ceremonies, style, news and gossip in the South Florida area and beyond.