Sia says casting Maddie Ziegler in ‘Music’ over autistic actor was “nepotism”

The star recently received backlash for her casting choices in a film about an autistic teen

Sia reflects on responding to criticism of her film ‘Music’: “I should have just shut up”

The film's trailer had sparked criticism in November over Maddie Ziegler's casting as the autistic lead character

Sia replaced Shia LaBeouf with Kate Hudson in her new film ‘Music’

It comes after Sia accused LaBeouf of being a "pathological liar" who “conned” her into an adulterous relationship

Sia calls Shia LaBeouf a “pathological liar” who “conned” her into an adulterous relationship

The singer also expressed her support for FKA twigs, who has accused the actor of sexual battery, assault, and infliction of emotional distress

Listen to Sia’s remix of her 2018 track, ‘Snowman’

She's dubbed it the 'Snowed In & Slowed Down TikTok Remix'

Sophia Lillis: “‘I Am Not Okay With This’ needs a second season”

Best-known as a tough-talking teen in 'It', the rising actor is on the brink of mega-stardom

Autism rights activists ask Sia to cancel ‘Music’ film with new petition

"Canceling the film will express that intolerance to neurodivergence is unacceptable in today’s society"

Sia receives backlash for casting Maddie Ziegler as autistic lead in new film

"You should know better than to allow able bodied & neurotypical to represent the disabled community"

Sia to perform at ARIA Awards for first time in a decade

She had previously criticised the ceremony in 2014