In the world of Hollywood, you know everything has been done before and you can never predict who’s going to come out on top. Okay, that’s an exaggeration, but at the same time, it’s not. The entertainment industry is vastly unpredictable, especially when it comes to people being blacklisted. From actors and celebrities to directors and producers, this list is a compilation of Hollywood stars who have been blacklisted by some or all parts of the entertainment industry.
Brendan Fraser was once a leading “Hollywood Hunk,” lead actor in the early 2000s The Mummy franchise. But, after accusing the former president of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association, Phillip Berk, of unbecoming behavior, Fraser saw his number of acting opportunities disappear. “The phone does stop ringing in your career, and you start asking yourself why. There are many reasons, but was this one of them? I think it was.”
Rose McGowan, an alleged victim of Harvey Weinstein around the time in which the horror-film Scream was released, noticed the industry closing off to her as she began to speak out against the once-respected producer.