Appearing on the Armchair Expert podcast (via The Hollywood Reporter), Elijah Wood, who played the main protagonist Frodo, talked with hosts Dax Shepard and Monica Padman about the process of making the films with the creative clash between Jackson, partner Fran Walsh, and Miramax co-founder Harvey Weinstein. Lord of the Rings: Return of the King (2003)[...]
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He's got great skills." For more on how Young talks about her perceived "difficult" reputation, how she was almost in Batman (1989), Ace Ventura (1994), David Letterman, James Woods, Harvey Weinstein, Carl Reiner, and Oliver Stone, you can check it out on the Daily Beast. With over 40 years in Hollywood, Sean Young's amassed a[...]
Terry Gilliam's 9 Quotes Every "Overburdened White Man" Can Use to Get Their Publicist to Quit [OPINION]
So Terry Gilliam tooks some time out of doing pressers for "The Man Who Killed Don Quixote" to give his publicist a reason to update their resumes...
Cohen and his series have made a few headlines over the last several months, with Cohen accused of not playing nice with "interviewees" Judge Roy Moore, Sheriff Joe Arpaio, former vice-presidential candidate Sarah Palin, former Illinois Rep. Joe Walsh, and former vice president Dick Cheney (to name just a few). But in a broad, sweeping interview with Deadline Hollywood, Cohen revealed that[...]
A&E Television, who previously had such shows as Project Runway from The Weinstein Company on their schedule, claimed in legal documents that Harvey Weinstein's alleged sexual misconduct was in direct violation of their existing contract with TWC They also say they never would have licensed Project Runway for their Lifetime Network had they known "the truth" about Mr[...]
Family Guy Showrunners Rich Appel, Alec Sulkin on Season 17: Adam West Farewell, Brian Married, and More
Coming off an Emmy campaign that included a mailer addressing the Harvey Weinstein and Kevin Spacey scandals that the show referenced years earlier, Family Guy showrunners Rich Appel and Alec Sulkin sat down to discuss what fans can expect from the popular long-running animated sitcom as it begins its 17th season Over the course of their interview[...]
The Weinstein Company was trying real hard to sell everything in the wake of company co-founder Harvey Weinstein (and subsequently his brother Bob) waves created by decades worth of alleged sexual misconduct and harassment bubbling to the surface. The recent possible sale of TWC in the ballpark of $500 million to investors Ron Burkle and Maria Contreras-Sweet[...]
Bennett Walsh, and the notorious Harvey Weinstein solely responsible they lied, destroyed evidence, and continue to lie about the permanent harm they caused and then chose to suppress the cover up did have malicious intent, and shame on these three for all eternity CAA never sent anyone to Mexico i hope they look after other[...]
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The dramatic cultural shift in the attitudes towards sexual harassment, with people on a large scale believing women and powerful men suffering consequences for their actions, is about to reach yet another milestone — it's getting made into an episode of Law and Order: SVU. In an interview with Entertainment Weekly, Law and Order: SVU executive[...]
Morrissey always loves an underdog, it's just a shame that underdogs for him seems to include sexual abusers like Kevin Spacey and Harvey Weinstein. In an interview with Spiegel Online (and then translated on Morrissey Solo), the singer shared his views on a number of topics including Donald Trump, walking back his seeming pro-Brexit position a[...]
Unlike the first trailer, the Paramount Network has removed all references to Harvey Weinstein, Weinstein TV or any other connections with The Weinstein Company, stemming from sexual assault and harassment allegations leveled at Weinstein from numerous women. David Koresh (Taylor Kitsch) and his followers were involved in a nearly two-month standoff with the FBI and ATF[...]
Especially again now, in the light of the recent outing of allegations against Harvey Weinstein and more, which have lit a fire under other industries — including that of publishing comic books. And now Buzzfeed, the website that has run many such stories, including the existence of the "Shitty Media Men" list, has turned its attention[...]
Harvey Weinstein, Roy Price, and Chris Savino, to name just a few, have been hit with accusations in the last few weeks that have cost them their jobs and seemingly their positions of power Accusations of sexual misconduct in Hollywood are nothing new, but in a remarkable change of pace, the accusations seem to be sticking[...]
This time, Kaitlyn is joined by fellow film and TV writer Bill Watters and TV writer Ray Flook, movie and TV writer Mary Anne Butler and Adi Tantimedh — and this time we talk about Harvey Weinstein. He's been the talk of the entertainment press since word got out that he's the actual worst[...]
Kevin Smith announced on Hollywood Babble-On a plan to donate all of future residuals from Weinstein-connected projects to 'Women In Film'.
Lucasfilm President Kathleen Kennedy Calls For Industry-Wide Commission To Combat Harassment And Abuse
Along with the terrible and terrifying stories about sexual harassment and assault in the film industry that have dominated the news this past week, a demand is growing for action to prevent further civil and human rights abuses in the future. Increased awareness of the belittlement, objectification and predation long endured by women who work in film, will[...]
In the wake of a nonstop barrage of rape and sexual harassment allegations against Weinstein Company co-founder Harvey Weinstein, the company has announced an agreement to accept a financial rescue from Colony Capital, the investment firm founded and run by Thomas Barrack Jr. The billionaire friend and ally of Donald Trump served as head of[...]
Newman has donated his entire salary to the Rape, Abuse, and Incest National Network (RAINN). Newman's statements must be taken in the context of the Harvey Weinstein scandal, which has seen accusation after accusation of rape and sexual harassment pile up against the disgraced Hollywood producer Allen, who has been dogged by allegations by his adoptive[...]
For completely altruistic reasons, famed director Woody Allen has called for restraint in hunting down sexual harassers and abusers in Hollywood in the wake of the recent flood of accusations against Harvey Weinstein. "You also don't want it to lead to a witch hunt atmosphere, a Salem atmosphere, where every guy in an office who winks[...]
It seems that there is one club that isn't taking Harvey Weinstein back, even as he declares that he's going to fight for his job According to The New York Times, Weinstein has been voted off of the board for Motion Picture Academy, thus making him unable to vote in the upcoming Oscar season. Weinstein, who[...]
Fallout from the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault and rape scandal continued, as Amazon Studios announced that it would be severing ties with The Weinstein Company (TWC) In a statement released Friday evening, the streaming service stated that it "no longer plans on moving forward with the David O'Russell Project As for Matthew Weiner's The Romanoffs,[...]
Jack Dorsey, the CEO of Twitter, is trying to implement some changes on the social media giant after today's #womenboycotttwitter experience. The boycott was in response to the 12 hour ban of actress Rose McGowan after she violated the company's terms by posting private phone numbers. The timing of McGowan's ban was extremely suspect, as it[...]
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We stand with the brave women and men who use Twitter to share their stories, and will work hard every day to improve our processes to protect those voices." Original story… In the wake of The New York Times and The New Yorker's explosive exposé that revealed sexual assault allegations against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, actress Rose McGowan (Charmed, Jawbreaker)[...]
As the fallout from the Harvey Weinstein sexual assault allegations continues to grow, two of the biggest questions being asked involve just how long all of this had been allowed to go on for, and just how widely known Weinstein's reputation was across most of the pop culture landscape. One of the earliest to publicly call[...]
As allegations of rape and sexual assault dating back for years continue to mount by the hour against movie executive Harvey Weinstein, Amazon is examining how to part ways with The Weinstein Company (TWC) and how that will impact two upcoming, high-profile series: Matthew Weiner's (Mad Men) The Romanoffs; and David O.Russell's (Three Kings) untitled[...]
Amidst reports that he has been paying off sexual harassment accusers for decades, including one anchor who told of an instance in which he attempted to masturbate in front of her, Harvey Weinstein has been fired from The Weinstein Company, the company that he founded and of which he is the current CEO. Here is the statement his[...]
With production commencing in Atlanta on Monday, MTV has announced that Keke Palmer (Scream Queens), R.J. Cyler (I’m Dying Up Here), Jessica Sula