HBO Exec Apologizes For ‘Raped’ Comment

Mar 13, 2018

An HBO executive has apologized for saying the network was “raped” by the contract renegotiations for the cast of “Big Little Lies.” The show is heading into Season 2.Speaking at the INTV conference in Israel on Tuesday, Francesca Orsi, HBO’s senior vice president of drama, said renegotiating the contracts for the A-list “Big Little Lies” cast resulted in the network being “sort of raped” financially.