(LOS ANGELES) - Bob Weinstein, who co-founded The Weinstein Company with brother Harvey Weinstein, has been accused of sexual harassment by a female executive producer of the TV series The Mist.
Amanda Segel, a showrunner for the Spike TV drama, made the allegations in a report published Tuesday by Variety.
Segel said Weinstein repeatedly made unwanted romantic overtures toward her, including asking her out to dinner.
"‘No’ should be enough," Segel told Variety. "After ‘no,’ anybody who has asked you out should just move on. Bob kept referring to me that he wanted to have a friendship. He didn’t want…
(NEW YORK) -- Jennifer Lawrence was one of the featured speakers at ELLE's Women in Hollywood event Monday night in Los Angeles, and naturally sexual harassment in Hollywood was a major topic of her speech.
According to ELLE, during the speech, Lawrence told a story of being asked to lose weight for a part after an actress before her had been fired for not losing weight fast enough. She also said a female producer "had me do a nude lineup with about five women who were much, much thinner than me."
"And we all stood side-by-side with only paste-ons covering…
(LOS ANGELES) -- The battle rounds continued Tuesday night on The Voice, as teammates went head-to-head for the right to advance to the next stage in the competition, a night that also saw Adam Levine steal an artist from Blake Shelton.
Each coach enlisted the help of a guest adviser during rehearsals: DNCE’s Joe Jonas for Team Adam, Rascal Flatts for Team Blake, ex-Destiny’s Child member Kelly Rowland for Team Jennifer Hudson and Billy Ray Cyrus for Team Miley Cyrus.
Here are the highlights of Tuesday night's show:
Davon Fleming and Maharasyi, representing Team Jennifer led off the show. The…
(NEW YORK) -- David Letterman returned to late night TV for the first time since retiring in 2015, appearing on Tuesday's Jimmy Kimmel Live! taping in Jimmy's hometown, Brooklyn, New York, and caught Jimmy and his viewers up on how he's been spending his retirement. One story involved a horse he sent, shortly after his retirement, to fellow late night host Conan O'Brien as a joke that went awry.
The plan, according to Letterman, was that O’Brien would bring the horse on stage during his show, where it would relieve itself, after which Conan would return it.
“Days later, I realized something had…
(NEW YORK) -- Margot Robbie reportedly has been telling a little white lie these past 12 months.
A source tells the New York Post that the Suicide Squad actress and her husband, British film director Tom Ackerley, have secretly been married a lot longer.
Robbie allegedly spilled the beans at the Hamptons International Film Festival, where the insider claims a guest congratulated her on her first-year wedding anniversary, and she replied, "It's been three years."
The couple had been reported to have wed in a secret ceremony on the Gold Coast of her native Australia last year.
Margot and Tom, both 27, met in 2013 on the set of…
(LOS ANGELES) -- Harvey Weinstein resigned from the board of the Weinstein Company during a conference call with the remaining board members, ABC News has confirmed.
He's still pursuing a claim he was wrongfully fired from the company.
In a statement, the Weinstein Company board of directors said, "The board today ratified its decision to terminate Harvey Weinstein’s employment with the Weinstein Co. Harvey Weinstein resigned from the board."
The company has been under pressure since sexual assault and harassment allegations against Weinstein were first reported by The New York Times and The New Yorker nearly two weeks ago.
(NEW YORK) -- Game of Thrones star Lena Heady's the latest actress accusing film producer Harvey Weinstein of inappropriate sexual behavior.
"The first time I met Harvey Weinstein was at the Venice Film Festival," the actress writes on her Twitter, noting that the 2005 film The Brothers Grimm was showing there, in which she starred with Matt Damon and Heath Ledger.
"At one point Harvey asked me to take a walk down to the water," Heady continues. "I walked down with him and he stopped and made some suggestive comment, a gesture."
pic.twitter.com/o1U06krn0q— lena headey (@IAMLenaHeadey) October 17, 2017
(NEW YORK) -- And the name of the forthcoming Han Solo stand-alone movie is -- wait for it -- Solo: A Star Wars Story.
Director Ron Howard revealed the name in a video posted to his Twitter. He begins by announcing production has wrapped on the film, and thanking the cast and crew for their work.
"And to the fans out there, I hope you've enjoyed the pictures that I've been sharing -- pictures that I've taken from the set of..."
Howard then pauses and looks off-camera: "Can we even say the name of the movie?" he asks.
(IBIZA) -- Michael Fassbender and Alicia Vikander reportedly have tied the knot, sources tell People magazine.
The X-Men star and The Danish Girl actress exchanged vows over the weekend in Ibiza, surrounded by friends and family, according to the insiders.
In photos from Sunday, obtained by Britain's Daily Mail, both Vikander, 29, and Fassbender, 40, are seen wearing bands on their ring fingers.
The actors met in 2014 on the set of their film, The Light Between Oceans, in which Vikander played Fassbender’s wife. They made their public debut as a couple at the Golden Globes in 2016.
Fassbender next will be seen in the big screen crime…
(BEVERLY HILLS, Calif.) -- Reese Witherspoon has shared her own story of assault in Hollywood, saying Monday night that she was a victim of abuse when she was 16 years old.
Speaking at an ELLE Women in Hollywood event in Beverly Hills, the Oscar-winning actress said the events of the Harvey Weinstein sexual misconduct scandal over the past few days have reminded her about her own experiences.
"[Those experiences] have come back to me very vividly and I find it really hard to sleep, hard to think, hard to communicate a lot of the feelings that I’ve been having," Witherspoon…
(LOS ANGELES) -- The disaster relief efforts being spearheaded by Jennifer Lopez, Marc Anthony and former New York Yankees slugger Alex Rodriguez to help Puerto Rico, Mexico, and the Caribbean have raised more than $35 million to date, the group announced Monday.
Lopez and Rodriguez have secured commitments of more than $26 million from corporations. In addition, the One Voice: Somos Live Concert and Telethon on Saturday raised more than $9 million.
“With the disasters and tragedies befalling us almost weekly, and the swirling negativity dividing our country, it was gratifying to see people of all ages, races, and backgrounds come together to…
(LOS ANGELES) -- A social media campaign highlighting and empowering victims of sexual assault and abuse has taken over Twitter and other social media platforms since it began Sunday afternoon.
Actress Alyssa Milano was one of the first to share the call for a "me too" hashtag, writing, "If you’ve been sexually harassed or assaulted write ‘me too’ as a reply to this tweet."
She shared a note from a friend, which read, "If all the women who have been sexually harassed or assaulted wrote, 'Me too' as a status, we might give people a sense of the magnitude of the problem."