People who have been silenced and unable to share their stories about working with alleged sexual predator Harvey Weinstein now can.
UPDATED with statement from NYPD and Manhattan DA’s office, 3:30 PM: Time’s Up, the defense fund and pressure group targeting sexual harassment, has penned an open letter to New York Gov. Andrew Cuomo calling for an investigation into the state’s handling of historical sexual harassment and assault allegations against producer Harvey Weinstein. In the letter, which was published in The Cut , Time’s Up calls on Cuomo to “launch an independent investigation of the New York…
The actress spoke out against her 'Fear and Loathing in Las Vegas' director after he criticised the #MeToo movement and victims of Harvey Weinstein.
Adam Venit, the Hollywood talent agent who actor Terry Crews accused of groping him, will not face charges, according to reports.
A source told IndieWire that TWC's debt is $55 million higher than the figure quoted to prospective buyers.
The golden effigy of the disgraced producer is called Casting Couch, and finds Weinstein sitting on a chaises longue wearing a dressing gown and slippers.
Gwyneth Paltrow with Harvey Weinstein and others after Shakespeare in Love swept the 1999 Oscars. Now, the movie industry is in a phase that would have once seemed unimaginable, even to people who have made billions from turning Kevin James into a movie star. Instead of throwing his annual pre-Oscars party in LA and strolling through the week like a self-satisfied God admiring his creation, multiply-accused rapist and former uber-producer Harvey Weinstein was last sighted getting smacked in the face by a member of the public in a restaurant in Arizona.
Former Small Business Administration chief Maria Contreras-Sweet plans to launch a new company, save about 150 jobs, protect the small companies that are owed money, and create a victims' compensation fund that will supplement existing insurance coverage for those who have been harmed, she said in a statement. The Weinstein Company's board of directors confirmed it had reached a deal with Contreras-Sweet and supermarket billionaire Ron Burkle. The studio nearly went bankrupt after more than 70 women accused co-founder Harvey Weinstein, then one of Hollywood's most influential men, of sexual misconduct including rape.
Lawyers representing Rose McGowan are arguing that Harvey Weinstein was involved in setting her up over an arrest for possession of cocaine last year.
Chubb Indemnity Insurance Co. has filed a suit today refusing to pay for Harvey Weinstein's legal defense for his 11 sexual harassment lawsuits. The disgraced producer’s attorneys have asked the insurance company to fund his legal defense in regards to the numerous lawsuits against him. The insurance company filed a suit in New York Supreme Court that says the lawsuits against Weinstein do not "attach under the policies based on the application of certain policy terms…
Lawyers for actress Rose McGowan say a drug possession charge against her in Virginia should be tossed out of court, in part because she has been a victim of "the Harvey Weinstein machine." McGowan faces a preliminary hearing next month in Leesburg after authorities say cocaine was found in a wallet she left behind on a United flight at Dulles International Airport in January 2017.
Scotland Yard received an allegation that Weinstein sexually assaulted a woman in Westminster in the mid-1990s.
Harvey Weinstein's problems are set to be shared around the world after BBC Worldwide signed up to shop BBC/PBS co-pro Weinstein: The Inside Story in the UK to global broadcasters. The distributor is kicking off international sales for the one-off documentary, which is set to air on BBC One on March 1 at 9pm before airing on the U.S. public broadcaster, as part of its Frontline strand, later this spring. The commercial arm of the BBC has an output deal with the…
Meryl Streep has slated the lawyers representing Harvey Weinstein for using her name in defending him from a class action lawsuit.
Speaking to reporters yesterday, he said: “We have never seen anything as despicable as what we’ve seen right here.”
Hayek Pinault has previously claimed that Weinstein had made aggressive advances towards her, and had threatened to kill her when he was spurned.
UPDATE, 2:35 pm Harvey Weinstein is floating legal action against actress Uma Thurman just hours after Thurman went public in The New York Times with allegations of sexual assault. The disgraced producer’s attorney Ben Brafman fired the latest salvo at the actress in a statement almost identical to Weinstein’s earlier response today (see below). “Ms. Thurman’s statements to the Times are being carefully examined and investigated before deciding whether any legal action…