Felicity Huffman

  • Felicity Huffman Jan 14

    Felicity Huffman’s Daughter Moves on From College Scandal to ‘Twilight Zone’

    Sophia Macy is entering “The Twilight Zone.” The elder daughter of Felicity Huffman and William H. Macy will appear in an episode of Jordan Peele’s anthology series.

  • Nov 13, 2019

    Former Test Administrator Pleads Guilty in College Admissions Scam

    A former college exam proctor has pleaded guilty for his role in the sweeping college admissions scheme. Igor Dvorskiy, accused of accepting bribes to rig test scores, changed his plea during an appearance Wednesday in federal court in Boston. He was allegedly paid $200,000 to allow cheating on college entrance exams over a span of about two years. He agreed...

  • Nov 4, 2019

    Felicity Huffman Begins Community Service Following Prison Release

    Felicity Huffman is paying her dues following her 11-day prison sentence. Nine days after being released from the Federal Correctional Institution in Dublin, Calif. for her involvement in the college admissions scandal, the “Desperate Housewives” alum has begun carving away at her community service hours.

  • Oct 25, 2019

    Felicity Huffman Released Early From Prison

    Actress Felicity Huffman has been released from prison, according to a prison official. She had reported to the Federal Correctional Institution in Dublin, California, on Oct.15 to serve a 14-day sentence for her part in the nationwide college admissions cheating scheme.

  • Oct 15, 2019

    Felicity Huffman Reports to Prison to Serve Sentence in College Cheating Scandal

    Actress Felicity Huffman reported to prison in California on Tuesday to serve her 14-day sentence for her part in the nationwide college admissions cheating scheme, according to a representative for the “Desperate Housewives” star. Huffman was sentenced last month to 14 days in prison, a $30,000 fine, 250 hours of community service and a supervised year of release.

  • Sep 13, 2019

    Felicity Huffman Sentenced to 14 Days in Prison

    The actress received her sentence Friday for her role in a nationwide college admissions cheating scheme.

  • Sep 13, 2019

    Read Felicity Huffman’s Full Statement on Prison Sentence

    Felicity Huffman was sentenced Friday to 14 days in prison, 250 hours of community service and a $30,000 fine for unlawfully paying $15,000 to improve her daughter’s SAT scores. The “Desperate Housewives” actress pleaded guilty in May to conspiracy and fraud connected to a wider college admissions scheme that set the nation ablaze when it was uncovered earlier this year.

  • Sep 12, 2019

    Felicity Huffman Gains Favorable Probation Report in College Admissions Conviction

    Probation officials said there was “no victim” or any “actual or intended loss” in Felicity Huffman’s role in the college admissions scandal, court documents revealed Wednesday. While the U.S. Probation and Pretrial Services System’s report does not explicitly recommend a sentence for Huffman, the report clearly came down on the side of the Oscar-nominated actress and her bid to avoid...

  • Sep 7, 2019

    William H. Macy, Eva Longoria Go to Bat for Felicity Huffman

    Felicity Huffman and her lawyers pleaded Friday for probation, community service and a fine instead of jail time for her role in the college admissions scandal, buoyed by letters of support from her famous husband, William H. Macy, and her “Desperate Housewives” co-star Eva Longoria. Huffman, in a three-page letter filed Friday with the federal court in Boston that is...

  • Aug 27, 2019

    Loughlin, Husband Appear in Court in Boston in College Admissions Case

    A judge says actress Lori Loughlin and her fashion designer husband, Mossimo Giannulli, can continue using a law firm that recently represented the University of Southern California — an alleged victim in the case. The couple appeared in Boston federal court Tuesday to settle a dispute over their choice of lawyers in a sweeping college admissions bribery case.

  • Jul 29, 2019

    Lori Loughlin’s Daughters Bella and Olivia Jade Break Instagram Silence

    There may be peace at last in Lori Loughlin’s home.
    After months of complete radio silence on social media, the actress’ daughters Isabella Rose Giannulli, 20, and Olivia Jade Giannulli, 19, returned to Instagram for a special occasion: Their mom’s 55th birthday.

  • Jul 20, 2019

    Co-Stars Say Huffman Remorseful for Role in College Case

    Felicity Huffman’s co-stars in a new Netflix movie say they found her remorseful about her role in a college admissions scandal.

  • Jun 12, 2019

    No Prison Time for 1st Defendant Sentenced in College Admissions Scandal

    A former head sailing coach at Stanford avoided prison time when a judge sentenced him Wednesday for his role in a sweeping college admissions scam at elite U.S. universities. John Vandemoer is the first person to be sentenced in the case that exposed the lengths that some wealthy parents will go to get their children into the nation’s top schools....

  • May 24, 2019

    3 California Parents Plead Guilty in College Cheating Scheme

    Three California parents have pleaded guilty in the college admissions cheating scheme. Marjorie Klapper, Jane Buckingham and Robert Flaxman pleaded guilty in Boston on Friday to a charge of conspiracy to commit mail fraud and honest services mail fraud.

  • May 14, 2019

    Former USC Coach Pleads Guilty in College Admissions Scheme

    A former University of Southern California soccer coach pleaded guilty Tuesday to allegations that she created fake athletic profiles for the children of wealthy parents in the college admissions bribery scheme. Laura Janke had initially pleaded not guilty to a single count of conspiracy to commit racketeering in March. She pleaded guilty Tuesday after reaching a plea deal with prosecutors....

  • May 13, 2019

    6 Things to Know – Your Top Stories For Monday, May 13

    It’s Monday, May 13th – and NBC 6 has the top six stories you need to know for the day.

  • May 13, 2019

    Actress Felicity Huffman Pleads Guilty in Boston Court in College Admissions Scheme

    Actress Felicity Huffman has pleaded guilty to paying $15,000 to rig her daughter’s SAT score in the college admissions scheme. The 56-year-old actress entered the plea Monday to a charge of conspiracy to commit mail fraud and honest services mail fraud.

  • May 3, 2019

    Mother Who Paid $6.5 Million to College Scammer Says She Was Duped

    The mother of a Chinese family that made the largest payment to the ringleader of the college admissions scandal claims she was led to believe the money would go toward helping underprivileged students and that her daughter was already accepted into Stanford University three weeks before the $6.5 million donation. In a statement released by a Hong Kong lawyer representing...

  • Apr 15, 2019

    Loughlin, Giannulli Plead Not Guilty in College Scam

    Actress Lori Loughlin, her fashion designer husband Mossimo Giannulli and other prominent parents are pleading not guilty in the college admissions bribery scam. Loughlin and Giannulli said in court documents filed Monday they are waiving their right to appear in court for an arraignment and plead not guilty.

  • Apr 10, 2019

    How Lori Loughlin Is Coping With Her New Normal

    Whatever happened to the woman who once declared her family wasn’t interesting enough for prime-time TV? “We’ve been asked to do a reality show a couple times,” Lori Loughlin revealed during an interview on E!’s Daily Pop last year, adding they had turned each one down flat because “we’re not that exciting.”

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