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Amazon Drops TWC: Cancels O'Russell Series, Takes Over 'Romanoffs'

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,[...]


CEO Of Twitter Posts "New Rules" After Today's Boycott

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[...]


The Weekly Static S01E09: Scully And Scary And Sleazy…Oh My!

Welcome back to The Weekly Static on a very sunny and chilly Friday the 13th in the northeast, which is perfect weather for hockey mask-wearing and head of your dead mother-carrying — so here's hoping you take advantage of it! https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pYquKiVJAlEVideo can't be loaded because JavaScript is disabled: ORIGINAL SERIES INTRO WITH VO (https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=pYquKiVJAlE) In […]

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(UPDATED) Twitter Suspends Rose McGowan Account; Twitter Responds

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)[...]

Seth MacFarlane's 2013 Harvey Weinstein "Joke" Was Actually A Hard Jab

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[...]

Amazon "Reviewing Options" On TWC TV Series Amid Weinstein Scandal

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[...]

Harvey Weinstein Fired From The Weinstein Company Amid Sexual Harassment Allegations

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[...]

'Scream' Season 3: MTV Introduces Us To This Season's Victims/Killers

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 (Recovery Road), Giorgia Whigham (13 Reasons Why) and Giullian Yao Gioiello (Julie's Greenroom) are coming aboard Scream for its rebooted/retooled third season. Queen Latifah will serve as executive producer, with Brett Matthews […]

This Day in Pop Culture History

On This Day In Pop Culture For March 19

What is a Yapapi Strap match you ask?https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=jQtUftGqoyg Today in Bleeding Cool History, in 2012 Phil Boyle took Mark Waid to task over his comments about print and digital comics.Today's Birthdays include Wyatt Earp sheriff (1848), Philip Roth author (1933), Glenn Close actress (1945), Harvey Weinstein film producer (1952), Bruce Willis actor (1955), Don Sparrow artist (1980), AJ Lee professional wrestler/author (1987)[gallery columns="2" size="large" ids="624885,624887,624878,624879,624874,624876,624872"]Sadly we also lost Randy Rhoads too young at the age of only[...]

Halloween To Move On From Dimension?

For the last twenty years, the Halloween horror franchise has been at home at Dimension Films, the horror-focused outlet of producers Bob and Harvey Weinstein From Halloween: The Curse of Michael Myers to the second of the Rob Zombie-directed reboots, Dimension has produced and distributed the films; both at the Weinsteins' original company, Miramax, and[...]

Kenneth Branagh To Direct Artemis Fowl

Robert DeNiro, My Left Foot director Jim Sheridan and producer Harvey Weinstein have all been attached to the project at one time or another Disney and The Weinstein Company will produce the film.Branagh has also been linked to discussions about a third Thor film, but it is unclear if his schedule will permit both projects[...]

Harvey Weinstein And Meryl Streep Team Up For Anti-NRA Film The Senator's Wife

Harvey Weinstein is coming out guns blazing against the National Rifle Association The Hollywood heavyweight announced last night to Howard Stern's radio show (via Variety) that his next film will take the Washington gun lobby head on and he's enlisted the help of newly minted 18-time Oscar nominee Meryl Streep to help him do it.The[...]