We still can't believe that someone would lie about this! The League star Steve Rannazzisi was busted recently over a tall tale he's been telling for years that he escaped from the second tower of the World Trade Center during the September 11 attacks. We were pretty disgusted when we heard it was all just a lie. Related: [...]
NEW YORK (AP) — Comedy Central said Wednesday it is reevaluating what to do about Steve Rannazzisi's planned stand-up special this weekend after the comic apologized for lying about working in New York's World Trade Center when terrorists attacked on Sept. 11, 2001.
Really??? Who does that?! Steve Rannazzisi Confesses To Lying About September 11 Actor Steve Rannazzisi is currently in hot water for admitting that he previously lied about being in Tower 2 of the World Trade Center during the September
Will his Comedy Central special this week be cancelled as a result?
Comedy Central is scrambling to figure out how to move forward with its Stephen Rannazzisi special, which is set to debut Saturday, after learning he has lied for years about being in the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. “We just learned about this last night. Show More Summary
Comedian Steve Rannazzisi moved to Los Angeles to pursue an entertainment career after escaping Merrill Lynch's offices on the 54th floor of the World Trade Center's south tower minutes before it was hit on Sept. 11, 2001. Rannazzisi says he realized life was too short and he better make the...
Comedian and star of the popular television series “The League” Steve Rannazzisi admitted today that he had been lying for years about working in the World Trade Center and escaped death on Sept. 11, 2001. Rannazzisi took to his Facebook to apologize for his horrendous lie, saying that it was a “terrible mistake” and “profoundly... Show More Summary
Comedian Steve Rannazzisi admitted to lying about his being in the south tower of the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001.
The League‘s Steve Rannazzisi has admitted to lying about escaping from the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. The 37-year-old comedian told an interviewer years ago, “I was there and then the first tower got hit and we were like jostled all over the place.” He also detailed his escape from the towers, claiming [...]
Earlier this week, the actor was presented with evidence that called into question his account. Merrill Lynch has no record of his employment, and the company didn?t even keep offices in the World Trade Center. So, upon further review, he finally decided to come cleanClick To Continue Reading
A star of The League went on a Twitter spree Wednesday to confess the truth about a huge lie Steve Rannazzisi, who plays Kevin on the FXX comedy show, has claimed in the past that he was in the World Trade Center during the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Show More Summary
Comedian Steve Rannazzisi, star of "The League," has admitted to lying about escaping from the World Trade Center on Sept. 11, 2001.
A comedian who appears on “The League” and is a fixture in Buffalo Wild Wings commercials that air incessantly admitted that he lied about being in the World Trade Center during the Sept. 11, 2001 terrorist attacks. Rannazzisi, who plays Kevin on the FXX show, had said he was on the 54th floor of the South Tower, […]
That's a lie that could cost him some work. He's also from Long Island. Comedian Steve Rannazzisi of The League on FX admitted that he completely made up his claim that he escaped the World Trade Center attacks on 9/11. For years, Rannazzisi...Show More Summary
A comedian and actor who has frequently described his harrowing brush with death while working at the World Trade Center on September 11th, 2001 has now admitted he was nowhere near the site. Steve Rannazzisi said in a statement, "I was not at the Trade Center on that day. I don’t know why I said this. This was inexcusable. I am truly, truly sorry." [ more › ]
Steve Rannazzisi, a comedian who stars in the FX fantasy football series The League, told an interviewer in 2009 that he was in the South WTC tower on 9/11, and made a narrow escape from his job at Merrill Lynch before the second plane hit, then repeating that story for years. Show More Summary
"The League" star and comedian Steve Rannazzisi has admitted that he lied about escaping from the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001, after The New York Times revealed falsities in his account. "I was not at the Trade Center on that day,” he said in a statement, through his publicist, to the paper. Show More Summary
The League's Steve Rannazzisi is the latest celebrity to get caught up in our national pastime of lying about 9/11. For years, the comedian had woven a personal narrative around the attack on the World Trade Center, saying his narrow escape from the South Tower inspired him to give up... More »
"The League" star Steve Rannazzisi has pulled a Brian Williams... he's been lying for years about narrowly escaping from the World Trade Center on September 11, 2001. Rannazzisi was forced to admit he made the whole story up after the New York…
What kind of sorry human being makes up something like this? When the comedian Steve Rannazzisi has explained his success, which includes seven seasons starring on a popular TV show, “The League,” and a one-hour special this Saturday on Comedy … Continued