Bling Ring Member Alexis Neiers Calls Upcoming Movie 'Trashy'
Sofia Coppola's movie about the Bling Ring -- the group of L.A. teens who broke into celebrities' homes in 2008 and 2009 to steal jewelry and clothing -- is coming out this summer, and at least one person is not amused.
Alexis Neiers, who served 30 days of a 180-day sentence for being part of the group of young burglars, recently told LA Times writer Amy Kaufman via Twitter that she thinks the film is "trashy and inaccurate."
In a series of tweets, the 21-year-old felon detailed her feelings regarding Coppola's effort:
The "journalist" that Neiers references is Vanity Fair writer Nancy Jo Sales, who penned a 2010 piece about the Bling Ring's nefarious activities. Neiers infamously responded to the piece by calling Sales and leaving an enraged voicemail message.
Neiers most recent series of tweets was prompted by Kaufman asking what Neiers thought of the trailer:
The movie stars Emma Watson. Here's the trailer that got Neiers so upset: