(LOS ANGELES) -- Director James Toback is the latest Hollywood figure to be accused of years of sexual harassment.
On Sunday the Los Angeles Times published a story in which 38 women alleged harassment by the 72-year-old director, who was nominated for an Oscar for writing the Warren Beatty movie Bugsy.
ABC News reached out to a rep for Toback, but didn't immediately hear back.
Toback denied the allegations to the Times saying either that he had never met the accusers or that if he had it had been for "five minutes" and that he had "no recollection” of the alleged…
(NEW YORK) -- It's official: As rumored, Justin Timberlake will be the halftime performer at Super Bowl 52 February 4 in Minnesota.
The NFL tweeted the announcement Sunday night. And Justin himself took to Twitter postingd a video of himself with Tonight Show host Jimmy Fallon doing a routine where they turn the phrase "Do you have time?" to "you do halftime."
Justin's appearance comes 13 years after his notorious performance with Janet Jackson, which gave us the terms "nipplegate" and "wardrobe malfunction."
He also appeared during the 2001 halftime show as a member of N'Sync as part of an all-star…
(LOS ANGELES) -- Lost Boys star Corey Feldman was arrested for possession of marijuana after his RV was pulled over for speeding in Mangham, Louisiana on Saturday, according to KNOE-TV.
Police initially arrested Feldman for driving with a suspended license, but after arriving at the Mangham Police department, an officer smelled what appeared to be marijuana, according to Chief Perry Fleming.
The 46-year-old actor and musician, who was traveling with his band, was charged with speeding, driving with a suspended license and possession of marijuana. He reportedly paid a fine and was released.
Five other members of Feldman's group were…
(NEW YORK) -- The season eight premiere -- and 100th episode -- of The Walking Dead begins with Rick Grimes apparently daydreaming in the heat. He pictures flowers in a peaceful room. In reality, he's at Hilltop, staring at a grave while preparations are being made to harden vehicles.
At Negan's Sanctuary, Dwight is sitting on his own when a crossbow bolt pierces a motorcycle tire. He plucks it, and there's a note attached: "Tomorrow," it reads.
On an overpass, Tara and Carol make note of the time and wait. Something big is coming. Rick addresses his united group of Alexandrians, Hilltop residents…
(LOS ANGELES) -- Boo 2! A Madea Halloween topped the weekend box office, easily crushing this weekend's other big releases, Geostorm and The Snowman, with an estimated $21.65 million haul. It becomes the eighth film in Tyler Perry's Madea series to top the $20 million mark in its debut.
Geostorm -- starring Gerard Butler, Andy Garcia and Ed Harris -- settled for second place, earning an estimated $13.3 million, followed by Happy Death Day taking third place, with an estimated $9.37 million.
Bowing in fourth place was Blade Runner 2049, hauling in an estimated $7.15 million.
The second of the weekend's new releases, Only the Brave…
(LOS ANGELES) -- Jimmy Kimmel is celebrating his son's six-month birthday, a milestone after the baby boy underwent open-heart surgery for a birth defect.
The host of ABC's Jimmy Kimmel Live! shared in an emotional monologue in May that his son Billy had surgery three days after his birth.
Kimmel took to Instagram Saturday to give an update on his baby boy with wife Molly McNearney.
"Young Billy is six months old today. He is healthy and happy and we are all very grateful for your prayers, good wishes, thoughts and support of @ChildrensLA and children's hospitals in your area," he…
(NEW YORK) -- Josh Brolin stars in the new movie Only the Brave, the real-life story of the Granite Mountain Hotshots, a group of wildfire fighters in Arizona, 19 of whom died fighting a blaze in Prescott, Arizona in 2013.
Brolin, who plays Hotshots leader Eric Marsh, who died in the fire, spent part of his early 20s as a volunteer firefighter in Arizona.
"I’ve been involved in the firefighting community for 30 years. So I’ve known these people for a long time. But getting personally to know this group’s families has been…very humbling for me," Brolin told ABC Radio…
(GEORGIA) -- ABC Radio has learned that Scarlett Johansson will assemble her Avengers teammates Robert Downey Jr., Chris Evans, and Mark Ruffalo to help save Puerto Rico, in the wake of Hurricane Maria.
The actors, along with some of Scarlett's other famous friends, will reportedly take part in a staged reading of Thornton Wilder's Our Town at the Fox Theatre in Atlanta, Georgia to raise money for hurricane relief.
The actress noted in a statement, "The struggle faced by Puerto Rican residents since their island was ravaged by Hurricane Maria is terribly heartbreaking and has left many feeling hopeless and…
(NEW YORK) -- Sunday night's season 8 debut of AMC's The Walking Dead is also the hit show's 100th episode. Executive producers David Alpert and Robert Kirkman, the latter, the creator of the comic series that spawned the AMC show, have a doozy racked up for fans.
The first episode kicks off the "All Out War" storyline from the comics, with Andrew Lincoln's Rick Grimes leading an army made up of members of the Hilltop, Kingdom, and Alexandria communities against Jeffrey Dean Morgan's Saviors.
Kirkman tells ABC Radio the first episode kicks off the, "most intense season yet."
(LOS ANGELES) -- The Los Angeles Police Department’s Robbery Homicide Division has interviewed a potential victim of a sexual assault involving Harvey Weinstein, which allegedly occurred in 2013, ABC News has confirmed.
The case is under investigation.
Earlier Thursday, New York Police Department Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce said that New York City police have referred allegations against the disgraced film mogul to other police departments, though it was not clear if the LAPD investigation pertained to one of those cases. The referrals were made to jurisdictions in the United States and overseas based on calls to a police hotline…
(NEW YORK) -- Mexican actress Kate del Castillo is ready to share her side of the story in the new three-part Netflix docu-series, The Day I Met El Chapo.
The series explores the details of the secret 2015 meeting that the actress arranged between the now-imprisoned drug lord Joaquin Guzman, aka El Chapo, and Sean Penn.
Del Castillo says she won’t be changing the documentary or delaying its release, despite recent objections by Penn.
“Netflix knows how to do documentaries so you have to ask of course Sean Penn, you have to bring him along, and they reached out to…
(LOS ANGELES) -- It look like Anna Faris has found a new guy after splitting with her husband Chris Pratt a couple of months ago.
The Mom star has been spotted on a number of dates with cinematographer Michael Barrett, with whom she worked on the upcoming reboot Overboard, according to E! Online
Faris, 40, and Barrett reportedly were spotted eating at a Pacific Palisades, California, restaurant last week, "laughing at the table," a source tells the entertainment website.
She looked very happy and had a smile on her face when she was leaving," notes the insider, adding that Barrett picked…