Celebrity

Harvey Weinstein expelled by Oscars Academy

Film producer Harvey Weinstein has been expelled by the Oscars Academy following accusations of sexual harassment and rape. The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences has stripped Weinstein's lifetime membership following an emergency meeting...

British actress Lysette Anthony in Harvey Weinstein rape claim

British actress Lysette Anthony has accused Harvey Weinstein of raping her. Anthony, currently appearing in soap Hollyoaks, becomes the fifth woman to accuse the disgraced filmmaker of rape.The 54-year-old told The Sunday Times that the...

Bond girl Eva Green on Weinstein: ‘I had to push him off’

Casino Royale actress Eva Green has said she felt "shocked and disgusted" after an encounter with Harvey Weinstein in which she allegedly had to "push him off". The Bond actress is the latest star to...

Hollywood’s PR machine and its secret scandal

Not unlike Harvey Weinstein, I spent much of my week having difficult phone conversations with lawyers and publicists. I'm used to managing the Hollywood PR machine, but my tolerance was truly tested this week as...

UK police investigating five Weinstein sex assault claims

British police are investigating five sexual assault allegations in total involving film producer Harvey Weinstein. Four new claims emerged on Sunday from two different people - with one claiming Weinstein assaulted her on three separate...

Hollywood elite to discuss kicking out disgraced producer Weinstein

The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences is to hold an emergency meeting today to discuss throwing out Harvey Weinstein. The meeting will involve the Academy's 54-member board of governors and it comes as...

Woman who accused Nelly of rape wants case dropped

A woman who accused US rap artist Nelly of rape has asked police to stop the investigation, her lawyer has said. The musician, whose real name is Cornell Iral Haynes Jr, was arrested last week...

Amazon Studios chief Roy Price suspended amid Harvey Weinstein claims

Amazon Studios chief Roy Price has been suspended amid claims he "ignored" allegations Harvey Weinstein raped actress Rose McGowan. In a series of posts on Twitter, McGowan claimed she warned Price about the Hollywood producer,...

Goldman Sachs mulls its £750k stake in The Weinstein Company

Investment banking firm Goldman Sachs says it is exploring options for its £750,000 stake in The Weinstein Company. There is no place for the inexcusable behaviour that had been reported, and we strongly condemn it,...

Linkin Park singer Chester Bennington posthumously appears on Carpool Karaoke

Footage has emerged of Linkin Park frontman Chester Bennington filming an episode of Carpool Karaoke – just six days before he killed himself. The American rock singer was found dead in the bedroom of his...