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‘The King’s Speech’ and ‘The Artist’ Best Picture Oscars Currently Missing From the Weinstein Company’s Offices — Report

That's one of several revelations in a Vanity Fair piece on Harvey Weinstein's final week at his namesake company.<p>A new Vanity Fair feature on Harvey …

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The Weinstein brothers have been cut out of the sale of their own company, and good

In October, allegations of sexual assault surfaced against media mogul Harvey Weinstein, and Weinstein has been facing the consequences of his …

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“Harvey’s Concern Was Who Did Him In”: Inside Harvey Weinstein’s Frantic Final Days

Before the story of his alleged abuses broke in October, Harvey Weinstein hunkered down in his Tribeca bunker—even as the producer refused to believe the end was near.<p>On Monday, October 2, 2017, Harvey Weinstein arrived at work earlier than usual. As was his custom, he barked orders and moved from …

Long-form Journalism

Miramax parent company beIN Media Group enters fray to buy the embattled Weinstein Co

An attempt by Qatar-owned film company Miramax to buy Weinstein Co. has complicated plans to sell the studio to a group of investors led by former …

A Group of Women Are About to Buy and Lead the Weinstein Company

The Weinstein Company, which has been disgraced following the revelation of Harvey's alleged serial sexual misconduct, might take a powerfully …

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Trump Jr. Blasts Meryl Streep: 'Of Course' She Knew About Weinstein

Donald Trump Jr. made Twitter great again this week before the week had even ended. On Friday, Twitter became a whole lot greater.

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Harvey Weinstein Will Not Be in Los Angeles for Golden Globes Despite Rumors

Harvey Weinstein will not be in Los Angeles for the Golden Globe Awards this weekend, despite rumors to the contrary.<p>A representative for the …

Rosanna Arquette

‘Hostiles’ Distributor Byron Allen, On Growing A Movie Company In Difficult Times For Indies

Today, Entertainment Studios has broadened its awards season release of <i>Hostiles</i>, the Scott Cooper-directed Western that stars Christian Bale, …

Ted Kennedy

Robert Rodriguez ‘Fact Checks’ Rose McGowan’s Claims About Grindhouse

On Wednesday director Robert Rodriguez released a statement to Vulture responding to new claims Rose McGowan made about him and the movie they worked …

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Paul Sorvino Threatens To Kill Harvey Weinstein For Blacklisting Daughter Mira

Paul Sorvino said he was “furious” to find out that Hollywood heavy Harvey Weinstein derailed his daughter’s acting career because she spurned his …

Weinstein Co. Close to Sale for Less Than $500 Million

Weinstein Co. is nearing the end of a sale process in which the embattled independent film studio could go for less than $500 million and its shareholders may lose all of their equity, said people close to the discussions.<p>Following a Dec. 22 deadline that brought in about 20 offers, Weinstein Co.’s …

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Rose McGowan Claims Robert Rodriguez Used Weinstein Rape to Play ‘Mind Games’

Though director Robert Rodriguez paints himself as a hero who cast his then-girlfriend Rose McGowan in his film <i>Grindhouse</i> to spite Harvey Weinstein, …

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Harvey Weinstein: 2 Investigations 'Under Review' By LA District Attorney

The cases were first presented by the Beverly Hills Police Department in December<p>Two police investigations into sexual misconduct by Harvey Weinstein …

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Hollywood women launch anti-harassment campaign

Hundreds of women working in Hollywood's entertainment industry have unveiled an initiative to help victims of sexual harassment in the US. It aims …

World News

9 Women Who Made 2017 A Safer Space For Us

For American liberals, 2017 will be remembered by a number of depressing events — health care uncertainty, particularly regarding the battle to fund …

Tarana Burke

Meryl Streep's brand under threat over Harvey Weinstein denial

Los Angeles - She started the year leading the chorus of opprobrium against President Donald Trump but 12 months on Meryl Streep, multiple …

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Meryl Streep's brand under threat over Weinstein denial

LOS ANGELES (AFP) -<p>She started the year leading the chorus of opprobrium against President Donald Trump but 12 months on Meryl Streep, multiple Oscar-winner and doyenne of the liberal Hollywood elite, has become a target herself.<p>The 68-year-old is coming under fire over her denials that she knew …

Meryl Streep

Harvey Weinstein scandal: #SheKnew posters call out Meryl Streep; ex-aide seeks NDA reform

As the Harvey Weinstein scandal continues to reverberate around Hollywood, Rose McGowan remains a vocal name, interviewing several accusers, and with anti-Meryl Streep posters showing up in Los Angeles following a recent Twitter diatribe against the actress.<p>More developments as they happen:<p><b>#SheKnew</b> …

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Harvey Weinstein: How Hollywood can make it up to actresses he may have smeared

In a conversation last week with the New Zealand publication <i>Stuff</i>, director Peter Jackson acknowledged that he had passed on casting actresses Ashley …

Ashley Judd

“Harvey Weinstein derailed my career:” Mira Sorvino cries after alleged blacklist revealed

After director Peter Jackson publicized his suspicion that actresses Ashley Judd and Mira Sorvino were blacklisted by Harvey Weinstein, the disgraced …

Mira Sorvino

Women are rarely accused of sexual harassment, and there's a reason why

In the fire-hose torrent of sexual harassment scandals we are staggering under these days, one thing stands out as a common factor in all the cases: The accused are men.<p>"One of the reasons it is men who harass women, and sometimes other men, is that this is about power and overwhelmingly …

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Harvey Weinstein Refuses to Let the Public Believe He Blacklisted Actresses

There's an old adage that you should pick and choose your battles, and it's become abundantly clear that Harvey Weinstein is a terrible decision …

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Peter Jackson Disputes Harvey Weinstein’s ‘Insincere’ Denial That He Blacklisted Mira Sorvino And Ashley Judd

Peter Jackson’s claims that Harvey Weinstein fueled a “smear campaign” against actresses Ashley Judd and Mira Sorvino made headlines on Friday. The <i>Lord Of The Rings</i> director claims both were “blacklisted” due to information shared by Miramax during the early production of the epic film …

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'Bad Santa' Director: The Weinsteins Blacklisted Mira Sorvino From My Movie Too

“Every time I mentioned her over the phone to the Weinsteins, I’d hear a CLICK,” Terry Zwigoff says<p>“Bad Santa” director Terry Zwigoff stepped forward …

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Jason Priestley Reveals He Punched Harvey Weinstein in the Face at a 1995 Miramax Party

<b>Jason Priestley</b> revealed he once punched <b>Harvey Weinstein</b> in the face after the Hollywood mogul allegedly grabbed him at a Miramax party in 1995.<p>As …

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Jason Priestley Says He Punched Harvey Weinstein at a Party in the '90s

“He then grabs me tighter and says ‘why don’t we go outside and talk about this.’ That was all I needed to hear,” actor tweets<p>Jason Priestley says he …

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Weinstein 'derailed my career' Sorvino says after Peter Jackson claim - BBC News

Getty Images<p>Peter Jackson said he was "fed false information" about "talented women"<p>Actress Mira Sorvino said she is "heartsick" after learning she may have lost out on major roles because of Harvey Weinstein.<p>Lord of the Rings director Peter Jackson said both Sorvino and Ashley Judd were …

Mira Sorvino

Harvey Weinstein Again Denies Blackballing Actresses: Says He Wanted Ashley Judd For ‘Good Will Hunting’

Accused sexual predator Harvey Weinstein is insisting again that he “had nothing to do” with casting Peter Jackson’s <i>Lord of the Rings</i> films, and that …

Award Shows

Jason Priestley Says He Punched Harvey Weinstein in the Face at a 1995 Golden Globes Party

Decades before the slew of sexual misconduct allegations arose against Harvey Weinstein, actor Jason Priestley allegedly had a run-in with him that …

Award Shows

Peter Jackson: Harvey Weinstein told me not to cast Ashley Judd, Mira Sorvino in 'LOTR'

As the Harvey Weinstein scandal has unfolded, a constant theme has been Weinstein's accusers claiming that the disgraced mogul threatened to end their careers if they did not submit to his requests.<p>In a chilling new interview with New Zealand media outlet <i>Stuff</i>, director Peter Jackson recalled that …

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