Take to Twitter to address Penn’s comments made with The Independent, Newton called him a “fool”.
The Westworld the actor mocked Penn’s views with a series of tweets: “What are you talking about? Like for real? You were a fool… you used to be so charming but now you’re just tragic. “
She also wrote about mysterious river star and two-time Oscar winner: “In front of your daughter!? That poor little tick. Thank God, her mother is very passionate. Please do not spoil the brilliance of Licorice pizza with this nonsense. ”
In an interview last week with The Independent, says Penn: “I think men, in my view, become pretty feminist.”
He added: “I have very strong women in my life who don’t see masculinity as a sign of oppression to them. I think there’s a lot of cowardice genes that lead people to give up jeans and wear skirts. “
Penn advertised his new film, flag day, which he starred alongside his daughter, Dylan. Penn also directed the film, which received mixed reviews.
61 years old recently separated from his 30-year-old wife – Australian actress Leila George. She filed for divorce last October after just over a year of marriage.
https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/films/news/thandiwe-newton-sean-penn-men-feminised-b2004499.html Thandiwe Newton calls Sean Penn ‘tragic’ for saying men have become ‘feminists’