Rose McGowan: Robert Rodriguez used my assault against me

Rose McGowan: Robert Rodriguez used my assault against me
After three years of writing and three months into the fall of her “monster”—Miramax producer Harvey Weinstein—actress and activist Rose McGowan is sharing her story in her upcoming memoir Brave. In the book, which drops on Jan. 30, McGowan details her childhood in Italy, her life as a runaway, and her eventual transfer from one cult to another: Hollywood. In a book preview and interview with Vanity Fair, McGowan continues to unveil exploitative men of the industry and includes her relationship with director

Weinstein assistant attacks gagging orders

Weinstein assistant attacks gagging orders
Image copyright Zelda Perkins Image caption Harvey Weinstein and Zelda Perkins in 1998 When, on a trip abroad, a younger colleague came to her in a distressed state to say that Weinstein had attempted to rape her, Ms Perkins felt it was her duty to act."She was shaking, very distressed, and clearly in shock," she said. "She didn't want anybody to know and was absolutely terrified of the consequences. I spoke with her and tried to calm her down

Matt Damon Opens Up About Sexual Misconduct And Its Kind Of A Mess

Matt Damon Opens Up About Sexual Misconduct And Its Kind Of A Mess
The Oscar-winning actor, who got his big break when Weinstein picked up his film “Good Will Hunting,” spoke with ABC News’ Peter Travers on Thursday. During their chat, he addressed the allegations against the fallen producer with a certain lack of clarity about what he himself knew. He added: “I knew I wouldn’t want him married to anyone close to me. But that was the extent of what we knew, you know? And that wasn’t surprising to anybody. So

Star Wars town set for special screening

Star Wars town set for special screening
"It is massively exciting for everyone and we're looking forward to watching it together," he told BBC news NI."The cinema has 15 screens and we've booked one just for us. "There could well be people going who haven't been to the cinema in years. This film is likely to be the biggest of all time. Image copyright Reuters Image caption Effective no-fly zones where in place over the scenic headlands during the filming The construction of a space-aged structure

Australian Model Accuses Boyfriend Of Assault While He Is Suing For Extortion!

Australian Model Accuses Boyfriend Of Assault While He Is Suing For Extortion!
Russell Simmons Steps Down From Business! She wrote on Instagram: Look at my face. My nose is broken and face is fractured. This is the face of someone who was assaulted by a boyfriend. Today I took a deep breath and met with Detective Christina Strollo of the #LAPD to show her the damage caused by a physically and emotionally abusive boyfriend. Mark Houston @houstonhospitality @houston_bros did this to me. I am naming his name. Because we can’t stay

What an Internet Analyst Got Wrong About Net Neutrality

What an Internet Analyst Got Wrong About Net Neutrality
The Federal Communications Commission's plan to jettison its net-neutrality rules found a surprise supporter this week in respected technology industry analyst and blogger Ben Thompson.In a blog post Tuesday, Thompson argued that he supports net neutrality, but thinks the FCC is right to repeal rules that ban broadband providers like Comcast and Verizon from blocking, slowing down, or otherwise discriminating against legal content.The FCC's authority to enforce net neutrality comes from its designation in 2015 of broadband providers as

Louis C.K. confessed his behavior ages agoin his own work

Louis C.K. confessed his behavior ages agoin his own work
Louis C.K.public apologyNew York Times accounts from multiple women that the comedian had masturbated in front of them. His apology has been criticized for its performativity—the rumors , allegations that he “not real” and only admitted to after he’d been caught. about a power imbalance“These stories are true. At the time, I said to myself that what I did was okay because I never showed a woman my dick without asking first, which is also true,” he wrote. “But