Arrested for allegedly shoplifting three CDs from a record store in February, 2000.
April 2000: Manhattan Judge Suzanne Mondo dismissed the charges against Rex Reed. That happened with none of the publicity that had surrounded his arrest, regarding 3 CDs worth less than $10.
Member of the jury at the Berlin International Film Festival in 1971
Has maintained a long-time weekend retreat in the secluded, Litchfield County town of Roxbury, Connecticut where his neighbors have included Arthur Miller, Richard Widmark, Walter Matthau and Alexander Calder. [May 2007]