Sharon Stone Suing Producer She Says Asked Her to Falsify Travel Documents
Sharon Stone is filing suit against a Hollywood producer who wanted her
to travel to Cuba to play Ernest Hemingway's wife in a new movie titled Papa.
Stone claims that producer Bob
Yari told Stone to claim she was traveling to Cuba for a "cultural
endeavor" in order to get legal clearance from the U.S. government to make
The suit alleges that Yari pressured Stone to lie on the government
documents; when she refused, he emailed her, "NO ONE has EVER been jailed
for travel to Cuba."
According to the lawsuit, Stone wouldn't comply,
so Yari fired her, recast the role, and wouldn't ante up the $500,000 she was
promised. Additionally, Stone alleges that Yari told her to return the wig she
was to wear as Mary Hemingway.