Stormy Daniels won't attend correspondents' dinner, but her lawyer will
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Stormy Daniels is reportedly turning down multiple invitations to attend this year’s White House Correspondents’ Association (WHCA) dinner, but her attorney, Michael Avenatti, will be in attendance.

The adult-film star, who is currently entangled in a legal battle with President TrumpDonald TrumpKinzinger, Gaetz get in back-and-forth on Twitter over Cheney vote READ: Liz Cheney's speech on the House floor Cheney in defiant floor speech: Trump on 'crusade to undermine our democracy' MORE after alleging she had an affair with him in 2006, has received more several invitations from media outlets to the April 28 fete, Avenatti told The Hollywood Reporter on Tuesday.


Avenatti “did not elaborate” on why Daniels, whose real name is Stephanie Clifford, declined to attend the bash or which media companies extended an invitation, but said he personally would be attending as a guest of The Associated Press.

Trump announced earlier this month that he would be skipping the dinner, which raises money for journalism scholarships, for the second year in a row. The annual event traditionally serves as a chance for the commander in chief to deliver a few one-liners and yuk it up alongside journalists, lawmakers, celebrities and D.C. insiders.

In an appearance Tuesday on “The View,” Daniels said the Trump controversy “isn’t what I want to be known for,” and Avenatti said their feud with Trump and his personal attorney, Michael Cohen, is more than just some “publicity stunt.”

Avenatti won’t be the only Trump antagonist at this year’s Nerd Prom. Kathy Griffin — who sparked a firestorm of controversy last year when she posed for a photo holding a prop made to look like Trump's decapitated head — announced last month that she'll be at the WHCA dinner as a guest of the Washington Blade and Los Angeles Blade.