Harvey Weinstein

Benedict Cumberbatch knew importance of Weinstein scandal

Benedict Cumberbatch knew importance of Weinstein scandal

Benedict Cumberbatch knew instantly how "important" the Harvey Weinstein scandal would be for Hollywood. The ‘Doctor Strange’ star was on set when news broke about sexual misconduct allegations surrounding the disgraced producer and he believes himself and all those who were on set at the time knew how life changing this would be for the industry. He said: "You could fee... »

Naomie Harris ‘protected’ from sexual harassment in Hollywood

Naomie Harris ‘protected’ from sexual harassment in Hollywood

Naomie Harris believes she has been protected from sexual harassment in her career because she has always worked with women. The 41-year-old actress has revealed she has never been the victim of sexual misconduct over the course of her career, and thinks her decision to hire fellow females in her management team has helped shield her from the alleged harassment other actresses have claimed to have... »

Rose McGowan gave Weinstein warning

Rose McGowan gave Weinstein warning

Rose McGowan always warned Harvey Weinstein she would "come for" him. The ‘Charmed’ actress previously agreed to take a sum of money from the disgraced movie producer in exchange for her silence over allegations he raped her but she has admitted she asked for the money in an attempt to publicly shame him but never signed a non-disclosure agreement and vowed to speak out if sh... »

Oprah Winfrey: Harvey Weinstein is a bully

Oprah Winfrey: Harvey Weinstein is a bully

Oprah Winfrey has dubbed Harvey Weinstein as a "bully". The 64-year-old media proprietor has admitted that whilst she would consider herself to have been "friendly" with the now-disgraced producer – who has been accused of sexually harassing a number of women – for a period in the past, she always knew he was a "bully". Speaking during an appearance on the... »

Weinstein Company sale collapsed

Weinstein Company sale collapsed

The sale of the Weinstein Company has fallen through again. The world-famous film studio – which was co-founded by disgraced movie producer Harvey Weinstein – was days away from filing for bankruptcy last week before an organisation headed by Maria Contreras-Sweet, billionaire Ron Burkle andLantern Capital struck a deal to purchase the company’s assets, but they have now pulled o... »

Jimmy Kimmel takes aim at Harvey Weinstein at Oscars

Jimmy Kimmel takes aim at Harvey Weinstein at Oscars

Jimmy Kimmel took aim at Harvey Weinstein in his opening monologue at the Academy Awards. The 50-year-old presenter – who fronted the Oscars for the second year in a row on Sunday (04.03.18) – opened the ceremony with a string of jibes at the expense of the disgraced movie producer, who has been blacklisted from Hollywood following a string of sexual harassment allegations. He said: &q... »

Michael Caine shocked by ‘gravity’ of Harvey Weinstein allegations

Michael Caine shocked by ‘gravity’ of Harvey Weinstein allegations

Michael Caine has admitted he knew about Harvey Weinstein’s alleged misconduct, but claimed he is shocked by the "gravity" of the allegations against the producer. The ‘Italian Job’ actor has admitted he was aware that sexual harassment allegations against Weinstein were "there", and was unsettled during one meeting with the 65-year-old producer when he called... »

Jimmy Kimmel won’t be too political at Oscars

Jimmy Kimmel won’t be too political at Oscars

Oscars producers have promised that host Jimmy Kimmel’s monologue won’t be too political. The 50-year-old TV star is set to host the Academy Awards in Los Angeles on Sunday (04.03.18), and although he’s known for speaking out on issues such as health care and gun laws, producers of the ceremony have insisted his speech won’t be "issue-oriented". Producer Michael D... »

Susan Sarandon was advised not to have kids at start of career

Susan Sarandon was advised not to have kids at start of career

Susan Sarandon was told not to get pregnant as it would make her look "less sexy". The 71-year-old actress has starred in a number of critically acclaimed movies including ‘Thelma and Louise’ and ‘The Rocky Horror Picture Show’, but when she started out on her acting career back in the 1970s, she was told never to have a baby. In an interview with The i Paper, Sus... »

The Weinstein Company reaches sale agreement

The Weinstein Company reaches sale agreement

The Weinstein Company has reached a sale agreement with an investment group. The world-famous film studio – which was co-founded by disgraced movie producer Harvey Weinstein – looked set to file for bankruptcy earlier this week, but an organisation headed by Maria Contreras-Sweet and billionaire Ron Burkle have struck a deal to purchase the company’s assets. Maria – a forme... »

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