Publisher cancels release of Woody Allen memoir after staff walkout

Woody Allen‘s publisher on Friday canceled the release of his memoir following days of outrage focused on allegations the director sexually abused his daughter.

The Hachette Book Group’s decision to scrap “Apropos of Nothing” — which was scheduled to come out next month — came after Ronan Farrow blasted the publisher on Twitter and dozens of employees staged a walkout Thursday.

“The decision to cancel Mr. Allen’s book was a difficult one. At HBG we take our relationships with authors very seriously, and do not cancel books lightly,” the publisher announced.

“We have published and will continue to publish many challenging books. As publishers, we make sure every day in our work that different voices and conflicting points of views can be heard.”

Farrow, in a statement on Twitter Tuesday, ripped the publisher of his blockbuster book “Catch and Kill,” claiming it went behind his back by deciding to release his estranged dad’s memoir.

He claimed the company didn’t fact-check or reach out to his adoptive sister Dylan, who has long-claimed Allen sexually abused her when she was 7 years old in the 1990s.

Allen has denied the allegations.

Workers at the publishing house’s Little, Brown and Company voiced their anger to officials at Hachette by staging a walkout on Thursday.

Dylan Farrow took to Twitter to hail the workers for their support. Ronan Farrow’s book agent also blasted the decision to put out Allen’s book, which is now kaput.

A rep for Allen had no comment.

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