Casting couch

After making headlines with semi-nude protest, Telugu actress Sri Reddy to take legal course

Sri Reddy has now decided to take legal recourse in combatting online harassment that she has been subjected to over the last couple of months.

published on : 3rd May 2018

Sonam Kapoor, Kareena Kapoor Khan, Swara Bhaskar refrain from casting couch talk

Sonam promised to answer questions on the casting couch and women empowerment when she gives personal interviews for the movie.

published on : 25th April 2018

Parliament is not immune to casting couch: Congress leader Renuka Chowdhary

"It is not just in the film industry. It happens everywhere and it is the bitter truth. Don't imagine that Parliament is immune to it" 

published on : 24th April 2018

Saroj Khan defends casting couch, says 'provides livelihood'

The 69-year-old, who has choreographed more than 2000 songs in her career, further said the 'tradition' has been going on since centuries and blaming just Bollywood is unfair.

published on : 24th April 2018

No let up in Pawan Kalyan's attacks on Telugu TV channels for airing actress Sri Reddy's clip

He continued his attacks on some Telugu news channels for repeatedly telecasting actress Sri Reddy's video in which she used a vulgar word about his mother.

published on : 24th April 2018

Ram Gopal Varma claims he 'instigated' Telugu actress Sri Reddy, producer Allu Aravind hits back

On Thursday, RGV confessed on video and Twitter that he was the one who instigated Sri Reddy to make comments against actor Pawan Kalyan.​

published on : 20th April 2018

Casting couch row in Tollywood: Artiste stages silent protest in support of Pawan Kalyan

Madhavi Latha, who initially did support Reddy with respect to casting couch, staged a silent protest in front of Movie Artistes' Association's office along with support from Pawan Kalyan's fans.

published on : 19th April 2018

Tollywood’s #MeToo moment: Artistes open up on sexual harassment

After anchor-turned-actor Sri Reddy triggered off a protest against sexual harassment in the Telugu film industry, 15 character artistes came together on Sunday to share harrowing experiences.

published on : 16th April 2018

They call me Amma at the shooting spot, demand sex at night: Telugu actress Sandhya Naidu

The gathering was led by anchor-turned-actress Sri Reddy, who recently hit the headlines for her semi-nude protest outside Movie Artists Association for casting couch in the industry.

published on : 16th April 2018

Harvey Weinstein threatened to kill me: Salma Hayek

Actress Salma Hayek has described Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein as a rage-fuelled "monster", alleging he sexually harassed and threatened her.

published on : 14th December 2017

Oscars organisation adopts code of conduct after Harvey Weinstein's expulsion

The Academy of Motion Pictures Arts and Science announced Wednesday that it has adopted its first code of conduct for its 8,427 members.

published on : 7th December 2017

Harvey Weinstein lied about having sex with me to lure women: Gwyneth Paltrow

In a shocking revelation, Hollywood actress Gwyneth Paltrow has claimed that Harvey Weinstein lied about having sex with her to lure other women.

published on : 6th December 2017

Harvey Weinstein sexual misconduct: I wasn't victim blaming, says Pamela Anderson 

The "Baywatch" star has clarified her comments, insisting that she was not blaming those who have accused Weinstein.

published on : 2nd December 2017

Irrfan Khan reveals he was asked to compromise for work

Irrfan, who has worked in major Hollywpod projects such as "Jurassic World" and "Life of Pi", said anything that happens without mutual consent should be condemned.

published on : 25th October 2017

Industry has very clear list of offenders misusing their position; time to expose Bollywood's Weinsteins: Pahlaj Nihalani

Former censor board chief Pahlaj Nihalani says people like Harvey Weinstein exist in Bollywood too, and need to be exposed.

published on : 22nd October 2017
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