Harvey Weinstein

Harvey Weinstein guilty of Hollywood rape, jury finds

The 70-year-old "Pulp Fiction" producer, who was once one of the most powerful men in the film industry, faces up to 24 years in jail, in addition to a sentence he is already serving for sex crimes.

published on : 20th December 2022

Margot Robbie says she learned about sexual harassment at workplace after working in 'Bombshell'

Bombshell was a film based on accounts of women at Fox News who exposed CEO Roger Ailes for sexual harassment. The actor played the role of Kayla Pospisil, a fictional character in the film.

published on : 24th November 2022

Weinstein used Hollywood power to rape, court in Los Angeles hears

He now faces 11 more charges, including sexual battery by restraint, forcible rape and forcible oral copulation against women in Beverly Hills and Los Angeles hotels between 2004 and 2013.

published on : 25th October 2022

In a #MeToo moment, Hollywood figures face season of trials

In New York, trials are underway in sexual assault lawsuits against actor Kevin Spacey and screenwriter-director Paul Haggis, both Oscar winners. All of the men deny the allegations.

published on : 20th October 2022

#MeToo: California governor's wife among accusers at Harvey Weinstein's trial

The Associated Press does not normally name people who say they've been sexually abused, but Newsom agreed to be named through her attorney.

published on : 11th October 2022

Sex-scene experts help reshape Hollywood power dynamics in #MeToo era

In a recent Variety interview, 25-year-old "Euphoria" star Sydney Sweeney said she has "never felt uncomfortable" thanks to the constant presence of intimacy coordinators.

published on : 9th October 2022

Ex Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein goes on trial in LA, where he once reigned

Weinstein will not be visible to any media horde or protesters outside as he was in Manhattan, as he'll be ushered into the courtroom straight from jail.

published on : 9th October 2022

Harvey Weinstein goes on trial in LA, where he once reigned

Weinstein has been indicted on four counts of rape and seven other sexual assault counts involving five women, who will appear in court as Jane Does to tell their stories.

published on : 8th October 2022

Mira Sorvino's early career got 'tainted' by Woody Allen, Harvey Weinstein

According to People magazine, during the Thursday episode of Marc Maron's 'WTF' podcast, Sorvino said that the experience has "tainted" her early career. She had also won a Golden Globe for the role.

published on : 5th March 2022

Post Harvey Weinstein, film festivals aim for gender parity

Efforts to improve the movie business' record on gender equality have been ongoing at many, though not all, major film festivals in recent years.

published on : 18th April 2018

Hollywood braced for best picture photo finish at Oscars

The 90th Academy Awards -- hosted for the second straight year by late night funnyman Jimmy Kimmel -- will be beamed live around the world by ABC from Hollywood's Dolby Theatre.

published on : 4th March 2018

100 years on, real women's equality remains elusive

A century after women won the right to vote in Britain, the ideals of equality are resonating again in the global wave of sexual harassment allegations seen in recent months.

published on : 6th February 2018

Now, documentary on Harvey Weinstein scandal in works

BBC has announced plans to produce a feature-length documentary about the Harvey Weinstein scandal.

published on : 19th December 2017

I wasn't deliberately silent: Meryl Streep on Harvey Weinstein

Meryl Streep says she did not know Harvey Weinstein was allegedly harassing and assaulting women when they worked together.

published on : 19th December 2017

Sir Peter Jackson responds to Harvey Weinstein’s casting denial

Peter Jackson's statement cites aspects of Harvey's denial on the casting of Ashley Judd and Mira Sorvino for Lord of the Rings as 'insincere'.

published on : 17th December 2017

Punched Harvey Weinstein in the face in 1995: Actor Jason Priestley

The ‘Beverly Hills, 90210’ star recounted the incident on Twitter and confirmed that he had in fact had a harrowing encounter with the disgraced Hollywood producer.

published on : 17th December 2017

Rose McGowan slams actresses’ plans to wear black at Golden Globes

McGowan is one of the first of several women to accuse movie mogul Harvey Weinstein of sexual misconduct.

published on : 17th December 2017

Actresses to wear black at Golden Globes to protest sexual harassment

According to US Weekly, more than 30 female actresses who are attending and or presenting at the 2018 Golden Globes have vowed to wear all black to this year's ceremony.

published on : 15th December 2017

Harvey Weinstein responds to Salma Hayek's sexual harassment accusations

Actress Salma Hayek said Weinstein made her life hell during the making of 'Frida' and she had to repeatedly rebuff his advances.‚Äč

published on : 14th December 2017

Harvey Weinstein ‘blacklisted’ women who rejected his sexual advances: Mira Sorvino

Mira Sorvino, known for her performance as a hooker in Woody Allen's ‘Mighty Aphrodite,’ recently revealed that Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein “blacklisted” women who rejected his sexual advances.

published on : 9th December 2017
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