Going Clear

Scientology Opens $50 Million Movie Studio in Hollywood

The Church of Scientology has unveiled its new and massive $50 million Scientology Media Productions movie and media studio complex on Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles, where church leaders plan to spread their message to an even larger audience around the world.


Celebrity Scientologists: 15 Current and Former Members

Alex Gibney’s searing exposé over the Church of Scientology debuted on HBO Mar. 29 to rave reviews for its comprehensive look at science fiction author L. Ron Hubbard’s notorious tax-exempt organization.

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Neil DeGrasse Tyson Defends Scientology, Criticizes Indiana Religious Freedom Law

In a lengthy interview with the Daily Beast’s Marlow Stern, astrophysicist and TV personality Neil DeGrasse Tyson offered up a defense of Scientology, criticized Indiana’s new Religious Freedom Restoration Act, and disputed Stern’s claim that President George W. Bush’s administration waged a war on science and global warming.

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Church of Scientology Goes to War with HBO

The Church of Scientology ran a full-page advertisement in the New York Times Friday attacking HBO for the pay cabler’s upcoming documentary Going Clear: Scientology and the Prison of Belief.

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