Cynthia Nixon scolded during breast cancer speech
- Photo: Steve Granitz/WireImage1 of 8
- Photo: KELLY JORDAN/StarTraks2 of 8
- Photo: Ach/Invision/AP3 of 8
- Photo: Jemal Countess/WireImage.com4 of 8
- Photo: LTB/VMAB/WENN5 of 8
- Photo: Steve Granitz/WireImage.com6 of 8
- Photo: Joseph Marzullo/WENN7 of 8
Cynthia Nixon was reportedly left shocked after a pastor confronted her for mentioning her wife during a speech about breast cancer, according to a new report.
The openly gay star spoke at the annual Breast Cancer Summit on Long Island, N.Y., on Monday, where she detailed her struggle with breast cancer.
During the event, Nixon made a passing reference to her wife, Christine Marinoni, which prompted audience member Pastor Lisa Calabrese to scold the "Sex and the City" actress, saying, "Her speech didn't offer enough hope and she didn't need to speak about her wife when the summit's purpose was to discuss breast cancer," according to the New York Post.
The crowd reportedly booed Calabrese and Nixon responded, "I acknowledge your first statement and totally reject your second comment."
Tats for Love
From Heidi Klum and Seal to Ryan Sweeting and Kaley Cuoco, see which stars got tattoos for love.Watch Video »
Kaley Cuoco spends time with friends and family -- and lots of horses! -- in the wake of her breakup on this week's Celebs Gone Social.Watch Video »
Amanda Seyfried, Mark Wahlberg and co-stars dish on the cruel dognapping that went down on the "Ted 2" set with Wonderwall.com.Watch Video »
Shailene Woodley and the stars of "Divergent" chat phobias and on-set injuries at the film's world premiere.Watch Video »
Real 'RHOC' Dish
"Real Housewives of OC" star Shannon Beador dishes about her family, her relationship with Vicki Gunvalson and what to expect from the reunion!Watch Video »