With that reported $5 million on the table to start her own website, why doesn’t Nikki Finke just do it already? Her Twitter rants against Penske Media and its CEO, Jay Penske, continued today with claims that she had been locked out of Deadline Hollywood. She even tweeted a post with the headline: NIKKI FINKE IS LOCKED OUT OF DEADLINE, in which she wrote:
I have been locked out of the Deadline Hollywood site after founding it 7 1/2 years ago. So don’t expect any more box office. I also just tried to post an exclusive involving Jeff Robinov and Sony Pictures and GK Films’ Graham King and Dune Capital Management Steve Mnuchin but only the alert went through. What an extremely sad day.
Here’s the entire tweet cycle: