Amidst controversy about her new film, Don't Worry Darling, director Olivia Wilde shut down a question about an alleged feud between her and actor Florence Pugh.
Rumors of bad blood between Wilde and Pugh started earlier this year, and Pugh has been primarily absent from promoting the film at the Venice Film Festival, where it premiered. As reported by the Independent, on a panel at the festival, Wilde received a question about the "falling out" between her and Pugh following Pugh's starring role in the film, to which she responded, "Florence is a force and we are so grateful that she is able to make it tonight despite being in production on Dune." She then said that the so-called feud is nothing more than gossip, explaining, "As for all the endless tabloid gossip and all the noise out there, I mean, the internet feeds itself. I don't feel the need to contribute, I think it's sufficiently well nourished."
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