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Alec Baldwin Takes a Break From Twitter After Hilaria Scandal: ‘Goodbye’
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Alec Baldwin Takes a Break From Twitter After Hilaria Scandal: ‘Goodbye’

Out of pocket. Alec Baldwin announced that he is taking a break from Twitter after the scandal surrounding his wife, Hilaria Baldwin. Stars’ Shortest Social Media Breaks Read article “Twitter is like a party where everybody is screaming. Not much of a party,” the Saturday Night Live star, 62, tweeted on Monday, January 18. “Goodbye for now.” Alec’s decision to step away from the social media platform comes nearly one month after Hilaria, 37, was forced to deny accusations that she has been lying about her Spanish heritage and faking her accent for years. “I was born in Boston and grew up spending time with my family between Massachusetts and Spain. My parents and sibling live in Spain and I chose to live here, in the USA,” the yoga instructor clarified via Insta...
Alec Baldwin Quarantining Separately From Hilaria, Kids Amid Accent Drama
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Alec Baldwin Quarantining Separately From Hilaria, Kids Amid Accent Drama

Playing it safe! Alec Baldwin has been quarantining at a separate house from his wife, Hilaria Baldwin, and their kids “for months” amid the coronavirus pandemic, a source confirms to Us Weekly. Married Couples Who Don’t Live Together Read article The 30 Rock alum, 62, has been staying in a different house “while he goes back and forth to the city,” the insider adds. Alec has been residing at a rental house in Amagansett, New York, which is about a mile away from his family’s Hamptons’ home, the New York Post’s Page Six reported on Tuesday, January 12. The enforced separation comes as he works on a project in Manhattan weeks after his wife was embroiled in a scandal over her Spanish accent and claims about her heritage. The It’s Complicated actor spoke about his...
Alec Baldwin Calls Wife Hilaria His ‘Home’ Amid Accent Scandal
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Alec Baldwin Calls Wife Hilaria His ‘Home’ Amid Accent Scandal

Love comes first. Alec Baldwin paid tribute to his wife, Hilaria Baldwin, on her birthday after she was accused of faking her Spanish accent and background last month. Not Just Hilaria! Celebs Who Have Been Accused of Faking Accents Read article “Happy birthday to the love of my life,” Alec, 62, wrote via Instagram on Wednesday, January 6, celebrating Hilaria turning 37. “To the only person in the world who brings me joy and peace every day.” The It’s Complicated actor shared a photo of him and his wife alongside their five children on her special day, calling her, “The person who is my home. My everything.” The Massachusetts native came under fire in December after a viral Twitter thread detailed her alleged “decade-long grift where she impersonates a Spanish p...
Billy Baldwin Reacts to 'Awkward and Embarrassing' Hilaria Baldwin Drama
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Billy Baldwin Reacts to 'Awkward and Embarrassing' Hilaria Baldwin Drama

Billy Baldwin is standing by sister-in-law Hilaria Baldwin amid accusations she lied about her Spanish heritage and accent. Celebs Who Have Been Accused of Faking Accents Read article The actor, 57, and his wife, Chynna Phillips, sat down with The New York Post‘s Page Six on Tuesday, December 29, via FaceTime to talk about the drama. Billy and Phillps, 52, empathized with Hilaria, 36, and his brother Alec Baldwin in the interview, published on Saturday, January 2. “This is probably an awkward and embarrassing time for Alec and Hilaria,” Billy shared, noting that he’s been in touch with Alec, 62, throughout the scandal. The Backdraft star made clear that he stands with his brother. “I’ve been texting Alec the whole time to make sure he’s OK and if he needs anythi...
RHOBH's Dorit Kemsley Shares Support for Hilaria Baldwin After Her Own Accent Drama
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RHOBH's Dorit Kemsley Shares Support for Hilaria Baldwin After Her Own Accent Drama

Dorit Kemsley is speaking out in defense of Hilaria Baldwin amid controversy over her Spanish heritage and accent. Celebs Who Have Been Accused of Faking Accents Read article The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills star, 44, whose own accent has been called into question, said she feels “bad” for Baldwin, 36. Kemsley wrote in a Saturday, January 2, Instagram Q&A that it’s time for the “trolling and bullying” to end. “I feel bad for what she’s going through in the press at the moment,” the mother of two wrote in response to a follower who asked about “accentgate.” “I don’t think she deserves it. I’ve had so much scrutiny over the way I speak, I’ve learned to ignore all the noise but at first it was really hurtful.” Hilaria Baldwin's Parenting C...
Hilaria Baldwin 'Always' Wanted to Be Spanish, Ex-Dance Partner Says
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Hilaria Baldwin 'Always' Wanted to Be Spanish, Ex-Dance Partner Says

Hilaria Baldwin‘s former dance partner spoke out amid controversy over the star’s Spanish heritage and accent. Alex Rechits, who danced with the Living Clearly Method author for three years, said he found the drama “hilarious.” Celebs Who Have Been Accused of Faking Accents Read article The professional dancer told The New York Times that during his time as her dance partner, from 2006 to 2009, he knew Baldwin, 36, as Hilary Hayward-Thomas. She adopted the Spanish-inspired version of her birth name after they stopped dancing together. “I understand why she did it. It was always her desire to be considered Spanish. She had roots in Spain, her brother lived there, she visited there a lot. But Hillary is a very good strong name, so why would you change that when you...
Hilaria Baldwin Is 'Completely Upset' Amid 'Nightmare' Scandal
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Hilaria Baldwin Is 'Completely Upset' Amid 'Nightmare' Scandal

Facing the consequences. Hilaria Baldwin is having a hard time dealing with the fallout after being accused of faking her Spanish accent and heritage. Take That! See Hilaria Baldwin's Parenting Clapbacks Over the Years Read article “She’s completely upset that people are saying that she lied,” a source tells Us Weekly exclusively. “This has been such a nightmare for her. She never in a million years would think of this as being harmful to anyone. The part that’s extremely frustrating to her is the contention that she lied when that is just not the case.” Baldwin, 36, recently came under fire on social media after a viral Twitter thread detailed her alleged “decade-long grift where she impersonates a Spanish person.” The yoga instructor addressed the comments...
Alec Baldwin Tells Troll to 'Go F–k Yourself' Amid Hilaria Controversy
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Alec Baldwin Tells Troll to 'Go F–k Yourself' Amid Hilaria Controversy

Not here for the criticism. Alec Baldwin snapped at several Instagram users as questions about wife Hilaria Baldwin’s background continue to make headlines. Celebs Fight Back on Social Media Read article The 62-year-old posted a Mark Twain quote about lying on Monday, December 28, the day after social media users accused the 36-year-old former yoga instructor of faking her Spanish heritage. “A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes,” the quote read. It didn’t take long for things to get tense in the comments section of the Instagram post. After one person wrote, “Just please stop insulting people who can see clear facts,” Alec replied, “She was born in Boston but grew up in Spain. You got it?” Hilaria Baldwi...
Hilaria Baldwin Returns to IG After Brief Break Amid Accent Drama
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Hilaria Baldwin Returns to IG After Brief Break Amid Accent Drama

Business as usual. Three hours after declaring that she was going to sign off Instagram “for a long time,” Hilaria Baldwin returned to the social media platform. Hilaria Baldwin’s Parenting Clapbacks Over the Years Read article The 36-year-old former yoga instructor made headlines over the weekend amid allegations that she was faking her Spanish heritage. After Hilaria, who is married to actor Alec Baldwin, attempted to clarify speculation about her background, she told her 862,000 followers that she was signing off Instagram to focus on her family. “I’ve said my piece … I’m so tired,” she said on Sunday, December 27, via Instagram Stories. “I’m going to go back to my family because I’ve been not a very good mommy, spending a lot of time focusing on this. And I...