Thursday, Oct 19


Tarantino knew Weinstein mistreated women

Hollywood director Quentin Tarantino has admitted he had known of incidents of Harvey Weinstein mistreating women before the scandal broke earlier this month.


BFI withdraws Harvey Weinstein's fellowship

The British Film Institute (BFI) has withdrawn Harvey Weinstein's BFI Fellowship, due to what it calls the "serious and widespread allegations" about his "appalling" conduct.


Pullman returns with His Dark Materials prequel

Fantasy master Philip Pullman has returned after a 17-year hiatus with a prequel to His Dark Materials.


Sheeran: Abuse 'definitely happening' in music

Ed Sheeran has told Sky News he believes sexual abuse and harassment is "definitely happening" in the music industry, as well as in Hollywood.

Does Weinstein scandal mask institutional problem?

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Harvey Weinstein has been banned by the Academy and the BFI and suspended from BAFTA - based only on accusations.


Tippi Hedren urges assault victims to speak out

The actress Tippi Hedren, who famously accused legendary director Alfred Hitchcock of sexual assault, has urged today's stars to continue to speak out about harassment they suffer in Hollywood.

Wednesday, Oct 18


Trudeau's tears: Canada PM mourns rock star

Canada Prime Minister Justin Trudeau has broken down in tears as he paid tribute to the lead singer of rock band Tragically Hip on national television.


Odds slashed on Last Christmas being Xmas No.1

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The odds on Last Christmas by Wham! becoming Christmas number one have been slashed.


Sheeran cancels gigs after breaking both arms

Sky News / US News

Ed Sheeran has cancelled gigs in five cities after a cycling accident left him with two broken arms.


Booker won by US author for second year in row

George Saunders has won the prestigious Man Booker Prize for fiction with his first novel, Lincoln In The Bardo.

Tuesday, Oct 17


Actor Bill Pullman receives award and breaks it

Bill Pullman was given an award at the Woodstock Film Festival, but accidentally broke it before he could accept it.


Amazon Studios boss resigns amid Weinstein claims

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Amazon Studios head Roy Price has resigned amid claims he dismissed allegations Harvey Weinstein raped actress Rose McGowan.


Game of Thrones star accuses Harvey Weinstein

Game of Thrones star Lena Headey has claimed Harvey Weinstein angrily marched her out of a hotel after she rejected his advances.


BBC axes Crimewatch after 33-year run

After 33 years of reconstructions and police appeals, the BBC has announced that Crimewatch is being axed.


Lawrence: 'I was made to do nude line-up'

Jennifer Lawrence has become the latest star to describe the "degrading" treatment she has received from film executives, saying she was made to do a "nude line-up" in the early days of her career.


Weinstein set to argue against sacking - reports

The board of directors of the Weinstein Company will meet later, with Harvey Weinstein expected to join them by phone.

Monday, Oct 16


Former Trump aide to invest in Weinstein firm

One of Donald Trump's closest confidantes has thrown a lifeline to the scandal-hit Weinstein entertainment empire, amid signs it could be up for sale.


Ed Sheeran tour in doubt after bike accident

Sky News / UK

Ed Sheeran has posted a picture of his arm in a cast after a bicycle accident - putting some of his forthcoming Asia shows in doubt.

Comedian Sean Hughes dies aged 51

Sky News / UK

Comedian Sean Hughes has died at the age of 51, a representative has confirmed.


Gerard Butler in hospital after motorbike crash


Gerard Butler has been reportedly been taken to hospital after crashing his motorbike in Los Angeles.


Why #MeToo is trending on social media

Actress Alyssa Milano has had more than 30,000 responses to a tweet encouraging people to reply "Me too" if they have ever been sexually harassed or assaulted.


Sam Smith donates to same-sex marriage campaign


Sam Smith is donating a third of the expected sales for a concert at the Sydney Opera House next year to Australia's same-sex marriage campaign, according to reports.


James Corden apologises for Weinstein jokes

James Corden has apologised after making jokes about the Harvey Weinstein scandal.

Game Of Thrones' Sophie Turner to marry Joe Jonas

British actress Sophie Turner has become engaged to American singer Joe Jonas.

Sunday, Oct 15


UK police investigating new Weinstein claims

Sky News

British police are investigating five sexual assault allegations in total involving film producer Harvey Weinstein.


British actress in Harvey Weinstein rape claim

Sky News

British actress Lysette Anthony has accused Harvey Weinstein of raping her.


Hollywood's PR machine and its secret scandal

Sky News

Not unlike Harvey Weinstein, I spent much of my week having difficult phone conversations with lawyers and publicists.

Saturday, Oct 14


Harvey Weinstein expelled by Oscars Academy

Sky News

Film producer Harvey Weinstein has been expelled by the Oscars Academy following accusations of sexual harassment and rape.


Bob Weinstein: 'Harvey has no remorse'

Sky News

Harvey Weinstein's brother and longtime business partner has denied knowing the extent of his sibling's "disgusting actions".


Bond girl Eva Green: 'I had to push Weinstein 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".