William H. Macy Is 'Concerned' About Felicity Huffman's Well-Being as She Awaits Prison: Source
William H. Macy 'Concerned' About Wife Felicity HuffmanAccording to a family source, Macy, 69, who is continuing to act and direct for his Showtime series Shameless, is thankful the sentencing is over, but “continues to worry about his wife’s well-being.
Actress Felicity Huffman , who was sentenced to 14 days in prison today, said she accepts the "court's decision today without reservation" in a statement released to Felicity Huffman broke down before the judge this afternoon while sharing a story about driving her daughter to a testing center.
The actress Felicity Huffman left a federal courthouse in Boston on Friday beside her husband, the actor William H. Macy, left.CreditCreditScott Eisen In the end , a federal judge in Boston sentenced Ms. Huffman to 14 days in a federal prison on Friday. She was the first parent to face punishment in
Felicity Huffman has been released from prison after spending under two weeks behind bars.
The actress was sentenced to 14 days after she pleaded guilty in the nationwide college admission cheating scandal. The actress was sentenced to the short stint in September, as she was among the first parents ensnared in FBI dubbed operation Varsity Blues to plead guilty.
The Oscar-nominated actress was accused of disguising a $15,000 charitable payment in the bribery scheme in order for someone to take her daughter's SAT exam, to which she pleaded guilty in May to conspiracy to commit mail fraud and honest services mail fraud.
Felicity Huffman begins prison sentence for college admissions scam
The actress will spend 14 days inside a federal lockup outside of San Francisco.The "Desperate Housewives" star surrendered to authorities at the Federal Correctional Institution in Dublin, California, which is about 40 miles east of San Francisco, her representative said.
Actress Felicity Huffman reported to prison on Tuesday morning (18Oct19) to begin serving a 14 - day sentence for her role in the U.S. college admissions scandal. The former Desperate Housewives star reported to the Federal Correctional Institution in Dublin, California prepared "to serve the term of
Felicity Huffman was sentenced today to 14 days in prison by U.S. District Judge Indira Talwani. It was clear that Huffman had succeeded in winning over She also played to the narrative that mothers these days are subject to harsh judgments about their parenting. She said that she worried that if she
Her husband, actor William H. Macy, was not involved in the scandal.
Huffman began her 14-day sentence at the Federal Correctional Institution in Dublin, California, on Oct. 15 and was released after serving 11 days on Friday.
She was also ordered to community service and fined tens of thousands of dollars.
After her May sentencing, Huffman said in part, "I accept the court’s decision today without reservation. I have always been prepared to accept whatever punishment Judge Talwani imposed. I broke the law. I have admitted that and I pleaded guilty to this crime. There are no excuses or justifications for my actions. Period."
Huffman, along with 49 others (parents, coaches and administrators) — including actress Lori Loughlin — was arrested March 12.
Loughlin and her husband face far more serious charges, to which they have both pleaded not guilty and are awaiting trial.
Felicity Huffman (Desperate Housewives) sentenced to prison
Before entering prison, Felicity Huffman of "Desperate Housewives" apologized to her daughter and expressed her "shame".
The dozens of letters from the friends of Felicity Huffman (and the creator of Desperate Housewives Marc Cherry) sent to the judge, praising the good deeds and empathy of the actress, have not enough to obtain clemency. The one who embodied the unforgettable mother of the family Lynette Scavo in the 2000s was a little too inspired by the excesses of her character and the fiction has joined the reality. Six months ago, the actress made headlines because of a case of academic corruption, involving fifty people including several celebrities. An .
His name was on the hit list, and Americans learned that Hollywood couple Felicity Huffman and William H. Macy paid $ 15,000 to a third-party to enter a prestigious university entrance exam. the place of their daughter. After considering starting again, the stars had finally given up using this ploy for their second child.
The Oscar nominee for Transamericaa few days ago to repent, but the verdict fell on Friday, September 13th. is sentenced to 14 days in prison, one year of probation, 250 hours of community service and a fine of $ 30,000. " I take full responsibility for my actions, and as a first step to forgive myself, I will accept whatever verdict you feel appropriate, I plead guilty to this crime. has no excuse or justification for my actions ", she had told the judge before knowing his decision.
During the trial, the one who is casting Otherhood on Netflix shared the " shame " she felt, especially vis-à-vis her daughter. Announcing what she had done was "one of the hardest things" in her life. Devastated, her daughter asked her why she did not believe in her and would have launched: " I do not know who you are ". Felicity Huffman has publicly apologized to her and hopes she will forgive her mistakes.
Felicity Huffman Smiles as She Begins Community Service Following Prison Release .
The 56-year-old actress was released from prison last month.The 56-year-old actress was spotted in Los Angeles, California, on Sunday, where she appeared to be starting her required 250 hours of community service.