Monday
June
26
2017
1:39 pm
Weather
 
 
  Home
  Local News
  State / National / World
  Sports
  Opinion / Letters
  Business
  Arts / Entertainment
  Lifestyle
  Obituaries
  Calendar
  Submit Event
  Comics / Games
  Classifieds
  DJ Designers
  Archives
  Advertise With Us
  About Us
 
 
 
 
Lohan sues over ‘Grand Theft Auto V’ game
July 03, 2014, 05:00 AM The Associated Press

NEW YORK — Lindsay Lohan is suing the makers of the “Grand Theft Auto” video games. The actress says the latest installment used her image and created a character based on her without her permission.

Lohan’s lawsuit was filed Wednesday in a Manhattan court. “Grand Theft Auto V” game maker Take-Two Interactive Software Inc. and subsidiary Rockstar Games declined to comment.

“Grand Theft Auto V” was released in September. Sales topped $800 million on its first day.

Lohan’s lawsuit says a character named Lacey Jonas is an “unequivocal” reference to the “Mean Girls” and “Freaky Friday” star.

The suit says Lohan’s image, voice and styles from her clothing line are depicted. It says the game features West Hollywood’s Chateau Marmont hotel, where Lohan once lived.

The character also seeks help skirting paparazzi.

 

 

Tags: grand, character, lohan, theft,


Other stories from today:

Lohan sues over ‘Grand Theft Auto V’ game
 

 
Print this Page Print this Page  | 
<< Back
 
 
Return To Archives
 
  


 
 
 
Daily Journal Quick Poll
 
How much do you spend on groceries every week?

Under $100
Under $200
Under $300
Over $300
Too much!

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
GOP leaders add penalty for lapsed coverage to health bill
WASHINGTON — Republican leaders added a penalty for people who’ve let their insurance lapse Mond..
Trump travel ban partly reinstated; fall court arguments set
WASHINGTON — The Supreme Court is allowing the Trump administration to go forward with a limited v..
More >>  
 
 
  
 
  
 
©2017 San Mateo Daily Journal
San Mateo County name change notice