Mira Sorvino: I am terribly sorry for working with Woody Allen

January 15, 2018

The Oscar-winning star of Mighty Aphrodite has pencilled an open letter addressed to Allens daughter Dylan Farrow to say she will never work with him again Mira Sorvino has pencilled an open letter addressed to Woody Allen’s daughter Dylan Farrow to express regret over starring in his 1995 humor Mighty Aphrodite. The actor, who acquired an Oscar for her persona as a sex in the film, has professed to being…

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Catherine Deneuve’s claim of #MeToo witch-hunt sparks backlash

January 13, 2018

French actor and 100 other women who ratified word are accused of being apologists for rape The French actor Catherine Deneuve has sparked a frenzied international reaction after Italian actor Asia Argento, among the first countries to accuse Weinstein, wrote on tweeted the New York Times cartoonist Colleen Doran. The American novelist Laila Lalami said such thinking was ” the clearest reason yet of how workers like Woody Allen and…

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Catherine Deneuve says men should be ‘free to hit on’ women

January 11, 2018

French actor signalings open letter that claims witch-hunt in wake of Harvey Weinstein scandal constitutes threat to sexual freedom The adored French performer Catherine Deneuve has hit out at a brand-new “puritanism” precipitated by sexual abuse gossips, announced today that humanities should be” free to hit on ” women. Deneuve was one of about 100 female French scribes, performers and professors who wrote an open note abhorring the motion of…

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Hollywood after Weinstein: The animals have no choice but to be civilized

January 2, 2018

Actors, both producers and writers enunciate hope amid a resentment against sexual misconduct Three months after Kevin Spacey and other once-revered figures are excommunicated from award assertion while cinemas centered on women are tipped to prosper. The question is whether the jolts will effect previous change in an industry still is characterized by men and driving in coin. Hollywood scandals, after all, have come and gone for over a century.”…

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Matt Damon, stop #damonsplaining. You don’t understand sexual harassment | Hannah Jane Parkinson

December 21, 2017

If youre from a group that has never been suppressed for reasons of name you dont know what it feels like. The performer should know when to shut up, writes Guardian sponsor Hannah Jane Parkinson Oh, Matt Damon. Where did it all go wrong? Well, almost everywhere. Damon is currently the focus of a mixture of derision, feeling and disbelief after he made, in the gap of three days, numerou…

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Al Franken resigns from Senate over sexual misconduct allegations

December 10, 2017

Minnesota Democrat grows highest ranking legislator to step down in wake of preparing accusations against humanities in Hollywood, media and politics Senator Al Franken announced his departure on Thursday, growing the highest-ranking US politician hitherto to step down in the aftermath of widen allegations of sex mismanagement against strong people in Hollywood, Silicon Valley, the media and politics. Speaking on the Senate floor, Franken, who said he would quit in…

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Bryan Singer joins Kevin Spacey and the rest of sleazy Hollywoods usual suspects

December 8, 2017

The film director has been fired from its most recent Queen biopic, but as with all the other cases of bother, bullying and poison masculinity, what took Tinseltown so long? Round up the usual doubts, the public screamed, as Hollywood have committed themselves to scavenge all the sexual harassers, bullies and general a few examples of noxiou manlines out of its wardrobe. This turned out to be even easier than…

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Male sexuality isn’t brutal by default. It’s dangerous to suggest it is | Jessica Valenti

November 29, 2017

If we start to believe that sexual harassment and desecration is a result of the acces people are we cede something critical: the belief that things can be better One of the many illusions about feminists is that we believe all men are possible rapists- that subjects are inherently dangerous, their virility naturally greedy. It’s an ludicrous stereotype that runs counter to decades of feminist activism. After all, if you…

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Judy Garland ‘sexually harassed’ by munchkin co-stars on Wizard of Oz set

November 28, 2017

Posthumous memoir by Garlands ex-husband Sid Luft claims teenage starring was sought by performers on set In the Judy and I: My Life With Judy Garland.” The beings were 40 or more years old. They thought they could get by with anything because they were so big .” Garland was 17 when she made the movie, which is often cited among the most influential movies of all time. She wedded…

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Mel Gibson: Weinstein scandal is a ‘precursor to change’

November 24, 2017

Star, bird-dog by claims of prejudiced and misogynistic action, told me that he hospitalities light-colored being thrown “where theres” shadows Mel Gibson has spoken out about the sexual abuse gossip in Hollywood, saying the gesticulate of accusations against Harvey Weinstein ought to have “painful” but will lead to change in the industry. The actor and Oscar-winning director, who has faced repeated damaging allegations of racist and misogynistic action, said:” Things…

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