Jason Biggs apologized for the offensive jokes he made on Twitter last week.
When does a joke stop being funny and instead turns into something downright offensive? Those that saw actor Jason Biggs' Twitter feed got an idea of what that would be after his comments regarding the Malaysia Airlines tragedy last week. Following the crash that took the lives of 298 people, the 34 year old Orange Is The New Black star tweeted out a string of jokes regarding the incident, starting with, "Anyone wanna buy my Malaysian Airlines frequent flier miles?" Immediate backlash was given to Biggs, who then defended himself, posting, "You don't have to think it's funny, or even be on my twitter page at all," and "Truly- you losers are literally trying to find s--t to get angry about. Channel your issues elsewhere." Eventually, the tweets were deleted and an apology was issued.
Jason Biggs issued an apology shortly after his offensive tweets
This isn't the first time that Biggs has offended the masses via his social media page. Although known for his typical raunchy and controversial comments, he's been known to take it a tad too far over the years. Just last month, he apologized for comments he made outside of Twitter on Joan Rivers' webshow, where he said that he'd rather save Lindsay Lohan over former American Pie co-star Tara Reid in a "live or die" situation because of Lohan's "nice boobs." "Tara's body—I don't know what's going on with it. I don't think she ever knows what's going on with it," Biggs said. This wasn't the first time he's apologized for body shaming Reid, however. Months earlier, he referred to her as a "hot mess," which caused Reid to call him out via her own Twitter.
Continue reading: Jason Biggs' Apology: Will The Actor Tone It Down?
Selena Gomez caused controversy on Saturday (19th July) when she uploaded an Instagram picture requesting her followers "Pray for Gaza". The comments she received in response are shocking and emphasise how divided many are on the subject. Others, fortunately, take a more level headed and pacifistic approach.
No conflict is more controversial or complex than that of Israel and Palestine. So it's not surprising that whichever side high profile figures appear to support, they earn both friends and enemies. Selena Gomez has fallen prey to this by posting a controversial image on Instagram.
Selena Gomez at a press conference on Ischia on Saturday 19th July.
Continue reading: Selena Gomez Is Not "Picking Sides" With 'Pray For Gaza' Post
The 'American Pie' star has apologized for tweeting, "Anyone wanna buy my Malaysia Airlines frequent flier miles?," not long after Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17 crashed in Ukraine.
Jason Biggs isn't new to receiving a backlash from social media users, but this time it is safe to say he deserves it.
The 'American Pie' star caused controversy when he took to Twitter on Thursday (July `17th) top post a joke about the Malaysia Airlines Flight MH17, which recently crashed on the Russian boarder in Ukraine.
None of the passengers or crew survived.
Jason Biggs has now apologized for the offending Malaysian Airlines tweet.
Jason Biggs, the American Pie actor who is enjoying a resurgence in popularity thank to his Orange is the New Black, has stirred controversy on Twitter after joking about the Malaysian Airlines flight that crashed in Ukraine on Thursday (July 17, 2014), killing almost 300 people.
Jason Biggs, promoting 'Orange is the New Black'
The offending tweet read: "Anyone wanna buy my Malaysian Airlines frequent flier miles?"
Continue reading: Jason Biggs Apologizes For Dumbest Tweet In The History Of Twitter
The 36 year-old actor took to Twitter to apologize to his former co-star after recently stating: "Tara's body, I don't know what's going on with it. I don’t think she ever knows what’s going on with it."
Jason Biggs didn't have many nice things to say about one of his former co-stars in the hugely popular 'American Pie' film series.
While promoting season 2 of 'Orange Is the New Black,' the 36 year-old actor appeared on Joan Rivers' web chat show 'In Bed With Joan,' but during the interview he took a shot at Tara Reid.
The diss came when the 81 year-old host asked Biggs to pick who he would save and who would he kill between Lindsay Lohan and Reid.
The second season of the prison comedy-drama will premiere on Netflix this week. Until then, here are some preview clips!
Are you ready for the brand new season of Orange is the New Black? In a matter of hours we'll have 13 glorious new episodes of Netflix's hit original prison comedy-drama. Whether you eke out the joy to last into the summer or whether you binge all 13 over one weekend is up to you but we're here to whet your appetite with some exciting new clips from the new season.
For the uninitiated, Orange is the New Black is the Netflix original based on Piper Kerman's memoir, Orange Is the New Black: My Year in a Women's Prison. In the series, Taylor Schilling plays Piper, who is sent to prison for 15 months for transporting a suitcase full of drugs for her former girlfriend, Alex Vause (Laura Prepon).
The series sees Piper navigating the thorny prison hierarchy and its related stresses before reuniting with her former girlfriend in prison, leading the two to re-examine their relationship. Whilst taking a light-hearted look at women's prison and its characterful inmates, the series has also been praised to getting its viewers emotionally involved with some challenging scenarios.
Continue reading: 'Orange Is The New Black' Season 2 Ready For Netflix Uncaging
Piper Chapman is still in prison during her fifteen month stint following her conviction of transporting drug money for her ex-girlfriend Alex Vause ten years ago. She thought she had escaped her risky youth, but her one crime had finally caught up with her despite now living a perfectly ordinary, law-abiding life with a soon-to-be husband. Prison may be full of women, but it's not all good news. As expected, it's a volatile environment with much drama and much aggression. But with that comes unshakeable friendships, the genuine efforts of prison officials to help rebuild these women's lives and old faces all around. Piper is reunited with Alex, and the pair find themselves struggling to shake off that glimmering spark between them.
(L to R) Danielle Brooks, Jason Biggs, Taylor Schilling and Laura Prepon - Netflix exclusive series 'Orange Is The New Black' Photocall at the Soho Hotel - London, United Kingdom - Thursday 29th May 2014
The second season of 'Orange Is the New Black' will be available from 6th June 2014, producer Netflix announced on Saturday (15th February).
Orange Is the New Black is set to return for season two in June. The show's producer, Netflix, made the announcement yesterday (15th February) that the second season will be available from June 6th 2014, as the L.A. Times reports.
Orange Is the New Black stars Taylor Schilling as Piper Chapman, an educated middle class woman who is imprisoned on charges of smuggling drug money. The first season of the hit Netflix show concerned Chapman and her fiancé Larry Bloom (Jason Biggs) coming to terms with her imprisonment and attempting to make their relationship work whilst being separated by prison bars. Whilst in the women's prison, Chapman makes friends (and enemies) with a number of her fellow inmates including her former drug-smuggling lover Alex (Laura Prepon); the infatuated "Crazy Eyes" (Uzo Aduba); and religious extremist, Pennsatucky (Taryn Manning).
Continue reading: 'Orange Is The New Black' Air Date Set For June 6th
Julianne Hough apologised for appearing at a Halloween party on Friday (25th October) in blackface.
Julianne Hough, the dancer turned singer and actress best known for her appearances on Dancing With the Stars and Safe Haven, has apologised for appearing at a Halloween party in blackface. Her costume was rather insensitively based on Uzo Adubo's character on the Netflix original series Orange Is the New Black.
Julianne Hough (R) apologised for appearing in blackface at a Halloween party.
Hough attended the Casamigos Tequila Halloween Party with friends dressed as characters from the hit series. Hough's costume based on the character 'Crazy Eyes' involved the actress donning an orange jumpsuit and tying her hair up in the character's signature knotty buns. The 25-year-old actress also applied blackface, a former theatrical makeup technique now considered incredibly offensive.
The actor and his wife are expecting their first.
Jason Biggs and wife Jenny Mollen are expecting! The actor, famous mostly for that series of unfortunate events known as American Pie, revealed the news somewhat accidentally, during a chat with Chelsea Handler on her E! show show Chelsea Lately. When the comedian brought up a photo of Mollen and commented on her expanding chest size of late, the actor didn’t shy away from explaining, in layman's terms.
The couple met in 2007.
“Her breasts are very big these days. Would you like to know why?” he says. “‘Cause I put a baby in her belly!”
American Pie and Jason Biggs - American Pie actor, Jason Biggs Washington DC, USA - Celebrities arriving at Washington Dulles International Airport. They are in town to attend the White House Correspondents Dinner on Saturday Wednesday 27th April 2011
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