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CBS to Investigate CEO Les Moonves over Sexual Misconduct Allegations

CBS to Investigate CEO Les Moonves over Sexual Misconduct Allegations

In the midst of an intense and very public legal battle with Shari Redstone and parent company National Amusements Inc. (NAI) for the future direction of the company, the CBS Corporation's board of directors is set to investigate allegations of sexual misconduct being made against CEO Leslie "Les" Moonves in a New Yorker report from Ronan Farrow […]

Russell Crowe to Play Fox News Founder Roger Ailes in Showtime Limited Series

Russell Crowe to Play Fox News Founder Roger Ailes in Showtime Limited Series

Academy Award-winning actor Russell Crowe (Gladiator, A Beautiful Mind) is marking his U.S. television debut by tackling the life of one of the most controversial figures in news media, late Fox News founder Roger Ailes, in an eight-episode limited series from Showtime and Blumhouse Television. The still-untitled project (previously titled Secure and Hold: The Last Days of Roger Ailes) […]

Ed Westwicks Ordeal By Innocence Role Recast Scenes to Be Reshot

Ed Westwick's Ordeal By Innocence Role Recast; Scenes to Be Reshot

With production on the second season of his BBC comedy series White Gold already suspended, the co-producers of BBC One's adaptation of Agatha Christie's mystery Ordeal By Innocence have announced that they are recasting the role that Gossip Girl actor Ed Westwick had already finished portraying. In addition, Mammoth Screen and Agatha Christie Limited will […]

Dave Chappelle Criticizes Louis C.K.s Accusers in Netflix Special

Dave Chappelle Criticizes Louis C.K.'s Accusers in Netflix Special

Comedian Dave Chappelle didn't pull punches when taking on Louis C.K.'s recent sexual harassment allegations in his most recent Netflix special. In Dave Chappelle: Equanimity & The Bird Revelation, the comedian carved out nearly ten minutes of his act to cover a number of aspects of the allegations — and making the decision to call out […]

Amazon Drops TWC: Cancels ORussell Series Takes Over Romanoffs

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, […]

(UPDATED) Twitter Suspends Rose McGowan Account Twitter Responds

(UPDATED) Twitter Suspends Rose McGowan Account; Twitter Responds

***UPDATE: 11:51 AM EST*** Twitter released a statement stating that McGowan's account was temporarily suspended because one of her tweets included a private phone number: "We have been in touch with Ms. McGowan's team. We want to explain that her account was temporarily locked because one of her Tweets included a private phone number, which […]

Seth MacFarlanes 2013 Harvey Weinstein Joke Was Actually A Hard Jab

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 […]