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Screenwriter Says Hollywood ‘F**king Knew’ About Producer’s Sexual Misconduct

Screenwriter Scott Rosenberg is calling Hollywood’s bluff. The writer of “Beautiful Girls” and “What to Do in Denver When You’re Dead,” who worked with Harvey Weinstein during Miramax’s heyday in the late ’90s and early ’00s, responded to those in the film industry who have expressed shock over the numerous allegations of sexual misconduct against the producer. “Let’s be perfectly... Read More
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Bob Weinstein Accused Of Sexual Harassment

The brother and former business partner of disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein has been accused of sexual harassment. Amanda Segel, an executive producer of the television show “Mist,” told Variety that Bob Weinstein had made multiple unwanted romantic advances toward her last year. Segel’s claims come on the heels of nearly two weeks of similar allegations about Harvey Weinstein, who was... Read More
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Vietnamese Actress Says Harvey Weinstein Wanted To Teach Her How To Do A Sex Scene

Vietnamese model and actress Vu Thu Phuong is adding her voice to the chorus of women who are accusing Harvey Weinstein of sexual misconduct. On Thursday, Phuong posted a candid Facebook post (translated by the Vietnamese culture site Saigoneer) about a disturbing encounter she had with the producer almost a decade ago. “I believe that I can’t be silent anymore. It’s... Read More
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Check Out The Guy Who’s Playing Arnold Schwarzenegger In New Film

Calum von Moger will play Arnold Schwarzenegger in “Bigger,” a movie about bodybuilding, according to reports. Von Moger, a Mr. Universe winner from Australia who has been called “Schwarzenegger 2.0” for his resemblance to the iconic figure, hinted at the role on Instagram recently. Von Moger certainly has the buff stuff to look like a young Arnold. Now we’ll see if he... Read More
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Jennifer Lawrence Recalls Standing In ‘Degrading’ Nude Lineup For Audition

Jennifer Lawrence has gone through many a gauntlet on-screen, but nothing could compare to the “degrading” and “humiliating” experiences she faced early on in her career.  The “mother!” star was among a handful of actresses honored at Elle‘s Women in Hollywood event Monday night, where she took the stage to make a plea to end sexual harassment in the film industry... Read More
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Amy Schumer Tells Jimmy Kimmel How She Now Responds To Body Shamers

On Monday’s “Jimmy Kimmel Live!,” Amy Schumer told host Jimmy Kimmel about a new way she’s fighting back against trolls who criticize her weight. First she facetiously thanked online critics for the feedback on her body, but noted that the insults have backfired, too. “The other day, somebody tweeted about me, ‘Amy Schumer’s body looks like a bag of mashed potatoes,’” she said. “And... Read More
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Ariana Grande’s 2014 Album Cover Is Your New Favorite Conspiracy Theory

Is she really sitting on that stool?  Ariana Grande’s 2014 album “My Everything” is getting attention on Twitter this week after BuzzFeed’s Jesse McLaren tried to re-create her pose and found it difficult … perhaps even impossible:  The discussion gained steam when it was retweeted by Grande herself:   That sparked comments, theories, stool truthers and even multiple attempts to... Read More
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Mitch McConnell Looking Queasy With Trump Prompts #FreeMcConnell Tweets

Twitter users are expressing concern for Senate Majority Leader Mitch McConnell (R-Ky.) after the lawmaker was filmed standing by President Donald Trump’s side during a news conference in the Rose Garden on Monday. “The Daily Show” tweeted a video that slowly zoomed in on McConnell’s face with the hashtag “#FreeMcConnell.”  Turn on the sound for the full effect: Concerned people on... Read More
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Carrie Fisher Sent A Cow Tongue To Producer Who Sexually Assaulted A Friend

There was no greater ally than the late, great Carrie Fisher.  Fisher’s friend Heather Ross is among the many women who are coming forward with their stories of sexual harassment and assault amid the accusations against producer Harvey Weinstein. Ross told Tucson radio station 94.9 on Monday about how Fisher stood up to a producer after Ross disclosed to her... Read More
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Roy Dotrice, ‘Game Of Thrones’ And ‘Amadeus’ Actor, Dead At 94

Actor Roy Dotrice, known for a variety of projects including “Game of Thrones” and “Amadeus,” died in his home in London on Monday. He was 94. According to a family statement provided to BBC, the actor “died peacefully” and was “surrounded by family, including his three daughters, grandchildren and great-grandson.” Dotrice had a remarkable life, which included serving in the... Read More
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So Michael Fassbender And Alicia Vikander Got Secret-Married

Actors Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander tied the knot in a secret ceremony over the weekend in Ibiza, People confirms.  Friends and family of the famously private couple gathered at the La Granja farmstead resort on the Spanish island for a destination wedding. Representatives for the actors did not immediately respond to HuffPost’s request for comment.  Vikander, 29, and Fassbender,... Read More
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Cheers! Taylor Swift Is Going Full Brit In Her New Music Video

Remember when Taylor Swift developed a severe case of Kennedy-philia? She dated Connor, gushed about Caroline and Ethel and revamped her wardrobe to look like something straight out of Hyannis Port circa 1960. Well, it looks like it’s happening all over again, except this time the singer has traded Cape Cod compounds for London bridges and double-decker buses. Swift is... Read More
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Weinstein Company May Be Sold To Firm Led By Donald Trump’s Close Friend

As allegations of sexual misconduct made against Harvey Weinstein continue to surface, The Associated Press and other outlets report The Weinstein Company is in negotiations with real estate investment firm Colony Capital for a potential sale. Colony will provide the embattled studio a cash infusion immediately as other solutions are considered, per The New York Times. The AP first posted... Read More
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Björk Says She Was Sexually Harassed By A Danish Director

In the wake of sexual misconduct allegations against Harvey Weinstein, a chorus of women in various industries have been sharing their experiences with sexual harassment and assault. On Sunday, Icelandic pop star Björk added her voice to the conversation, revealing that a Danish film director punished her because she rejected his aggressive advances. “I became aware of that it is a universal thing... Read More
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Kate Winslet Refused To Thank ‘Nasty’ Harvey Weinstein In 2009 Oscar Speech

When Kate Winslet took the stage to accept the Academy Award for Best Actress in 2009, for her performance in “The Reader,” there was one name she conspicuously didn’t mention in her acceptance speech: Harvey Weinstein.   The producer is one of the most thanked people in Oscar history, but despite financing and distributing the movie, Winslet refused to add his name... Read More
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John Oliver Calls Out The Academy For Hypocrisy After Weinstein Decision

As the host of HBO’s “Last Week Tonight” noted, the organization still has a number of less-than-distinguished members.  “Yes, finally ― the group that counts among its current members Roman Polanski, Bill Cosby and Mel Gibson has found the one guy who treated women badly and kicked him out,” Oliver said. “So congratulations, Hollywood. See you at the next Oscars where ―... Read More
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Woody Allen Really Hopes It’s OK To Keep Winking At Women. Women Beg To Differ.

Woody Allen over the weekend called the accusations of sexual assault against film producer Harvey Weinstein “very sad for everybody involved.” The filmmaker later issued a stronger statement calling Weinstein a “sad, sick man.” But Allen ― who has been accused of sexual abuse by his adopted daughter, Dylan Farrow (which he denies) – had also complained that the allegations may lead to a situation... Read More
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French President Moves To Strip Harvey Weinstein Of His Legion Of Honor

The Harvey Weinstein scandal has not gone unnoticed abroad, with French President Emmanuel Macron announcing that he has taken steps to strip the Hollywood producer of his prestigious national Legion of Honor award. Weinstein’s actions “lack honor,” Macron explained in an interview on French TV. The news comes a day after British actress Lysette Anthony accused Weinstein of raping her in his... Read More
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Sophie Turner And Joe Jonas Announce Engagement On Instagram

Sansa Stark finally landed a decent guy. “Game of Thrones” actress Sophie Turner, 21, and musician Joe Jonas, 28, announced their engagement Sunday in matching Instagram posts.  Underneath a simple photo of the couple’s hands, Turner wrote, “I said yes.” Included in the photo is Turner’s new engagement ring. Jonas shared the same photo, writing “she said yes.” Jonas, currently the lead... Read More
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Woody Allen Says Harvey Weinstein Scandal Is ‘Very Sad For Everyone Involved’

Film director Woody Allen, who has been accused of sexual assault by his former stepdaughter, told the BBC Sunday that he was not aware of Harvey Weinstein’s history of sexual abuse, much of which has come to light in recent weeks.  “No one ever came to me or told me horror stories with any real seriousness,” the director said. “And they wouldn’t, because... Read More
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James Corden’s Harvey Weinstein Jokes At AmfAR Gala Elicit Groans, Criticism

James Corden didn’t shy away from the staggering accusations against Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein when addressing the crowd at the amfAR gala in Los Angeles on Friday. “It’s a beautiful night here in L.A.,” the “Late Late Show” host told his audience, per video circulating on Twitter. “So beautiful, Harvey Weinstein has already asked tonight up to his hotel to give him... Read More
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On ‘SNL,’ Alec Baldwin’s Donald Trump Can’t Stay On Message Either

Alec Baldwin’s Donald Trump had a lot of ground to cover this week during “Saturday Night Live’s” cold open sketch. While promising to talk “only” about his “amazing” tax plan, Baldwin’s Trump struggled to stay on message. He discussed getting rid of “everything Obama did,” from health insurance to the Iran deal to vegetables; he repeatedly called Beck Bennett’s Mike... Read More