“The Wolf Of Wall Street”: Slapped With $25 Million Lawsuit

Posted Thursday February 20, 2014 11:05 AM GMT

Given its widespread success and inflammatory subject matter, “The Wolf Of Wall Street” has definitely ruffled more than a few feathers.

According to a report, attorney/investment banker Andrew Greene has filed a $25 million defamation lawsuit against the filmmakers and Paramount pictures.

Green claims that the film’s character Nicky “Rugrat” Koskoff was modeled after him, down to the fact that he wears a toupee and his real-life nickname is actually “Wigwam.”

In the flick, Koskoff does cocaine, shaves a woman’s head, has sex with a hooker and engages in plenty of other questionable activities. Greene claims he’s nothing like that, and Paramount needs to pay up.

 

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