The actress “didn’t believe this day would come,” she said on “Megyn Kelly Today” Friday, reacting to the early morning arrest of Harvey Weinstein, whom she says raped her 20 years ago at the Sundance Film Festival. Her reaction was right in line with how much of Hollywood cheered the mogul’s downfall.
Weinstein surrendered to New York authorities around 4:30 a.m. Pacific time. He was led into a courtroom in cuffs and charged with crimes including rape for alleged forcible sexual acts against two women in 2013 and 2004, Manhattan Dist. Atty. Cyrus R. Vance Jr. said in a statement.
It’s been more than seven months since the floodgates of accusations opened up against disgraced film producer Harvey Weinstein, with more than 80 women in the film industry accusing him of sexual misconduct to varying degrees.
Daniel Craig’s license to kill has officially been renewed: He will indeed reprise his role as British super-spy James Bond in 2019, it was announced early Friday, confirming reports that began swirling last summer.
It will be Craig’s fifth — and likely final — outing as the MI-6 agent and the first for Oscar-winning director Danny Boyle, who’s been set to helm the 25th film in the 007 franchise, producers Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli said in a statement on Friday.
Everyone’s favorite bounty hunter may be headed back to the big screen.
James Mangold has reportedly been tapped to write and direct a standalone “Star Wars” movie about Boba Fett. According to the Hollywood Reporter, the Fett film is just one of many movies Lucasfilm is developing on familiar characters.
The report also mentions an Obi-Wan Kenobi film that Stephen Daldry is reportedly in negotiations to direct.
Morgan Freeman has been accused of inappropriate behavior and sexual harassment by eight women who alleged a pattern of misconduct that occurred on movie sets, during film promotions and at his production company, Revelations Entertainment.
Production assistants, reporters, former employees and others spoke with CNN, though only one went on the record with her name, for a report published Thursday.
Eight witnesses to the alleged events also spoke with the network. Most everyone said they didn’t want to be identified because they didn’t want to risk their jobs or lose access to other celebrities.
“Happy families are all alike; every unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.”
It appears that Tolstoy’s words are as true as ever, even when referring to the fictional Bluth tribe from Netflix’s “Arrested Development.”
On Thursday, Jason Bateman (who portrays Michael Bluth) used Twitter to apologize to costar Jessica Walter (Lucille Bluth) after a New York Times interview in which the actor defended verbally abusive outbursts by castmate Jeffrey Tambor (George Bluth Sr.).
Will Smith is back in the studio just in time to kick off summer with an upbeat single.
The Grammy-winning Philly rapper-turned-movie star debuted “To the Clique” on Wednesday, ending his 13-year musical drought with a “warmup” song that references previous hits and name-checks everyone from Halle Berry to Barack Obama.
“At my peak, I was doing a television show, a movie and an album every year. Churning out that kind of creativity … what happens is you get to a point where you get empty,” the 49-year-old explained in the behind-the-scenes music video.