Logies criticised over 'distasteful' handling of #MeToo movement

Logies criticised over 'distasteful' handling of #MeToo movement

Nine's Logies broadcast has come under fire over its 'distasteful' handling of the #MeToo movement. Replay Viewers singled out presenters Bert Newton and Julia Morris for trivialising the movement – which has exposed countless allegations of sexual abuse and harassment in the…

‘Law & Order: SVU’ Star Mariska Hargitay Praises MeToo Movement in Monte Carlo TV Festival Speech

‘Law & Order: SVU’ Star Mariska Hargitay Praises MeToo Movement in Monte Carlo TV Festival Speech

“Law & Order: Special Victims Unit” star Mariska Hargitay praised those in the MeToo movement who had spoken out against sexual assault when she spoke Friday on stage at the opening ceremony of the 58th Monte Carlo Television Festival. The Emmy and…

Julianna Margulies defends Matt Damon amid #MeToo backlash

Julianna Margulies defends Matt Damon amid #MeToo backlash

Even though Matt Damon apologized for his controversial comments about sexual misconduct, Julianna Margulies doesn’t think he should have. “I didn’t think that was right. I understood what he was saying. He was completely compassionate about what was going with people who…

‘Jessica Jones’ Team on Genre Show’s Timeliness, Being Ahead of the Curve on #MeToo

‘Jessica Jones’ Team on Genre Show’s Timeliness, Being Ahead of the Curve on #MeToo

“From the very beginning when we started this journey, Jessica has always been a character who has been very of its time,” Marvel’s Head of TV, Jeph Loeb, told Variety on Saturday. Loeb appeared at Netflix’s FYSEE panel event, moderated by Variety’s own executive…

Eric Schneiderman: NY Attorney General Accused Of Physically Abusing Four Women

Eric Schneiderman: NY Attorney General Accused Of Physically Abusing Four Women

The state’s highest-ranking law-enforcement officer ‘has long been a liberal Democratic champion of women’s rights,’ according to ‘The New Yorker.’ New York’s attorney general Eric Schneiderman stands accused of allegedly committing physical violence against four women, two of whom have identified themselves…

Woody Allen cut from documentary amid allegations

Woody Allen cut from documentary amid allegations

An interview with Woody Allen was slashed from a landmark documentary about Manhattan’s historic Carlyle Hotel over fears that the scandal-struck filmmaker would damage the movie. Sources told Page Six that Allen — whose Monday-night jazz performances at the hotel have become…

Cannes’ Thierry Fremaux Holds Forth on #MeToo, Netflix, Selfies and Press Screenings

Cannes’ Thierry Fremaux Holds Forth on #MeToo, Netflix, Selfies and Press Screenings

Walking into an impromptu press conference Monday, Cannes Film Festival artistic director Thierry Fremaux looked stunned to be greeted with an ovation from journalists. “I was expecting boos,” he joked, before addressing the controversial topics heating up the Croisette – notably, #MeToo,…

Cate Blanchett Says Harvey Weinstein Sexually Harrassed Her

Cate Blanchett Says Harvey Weinstein Sexually Harrassed Her

The actress spoke out against the disgraced media mogul. Cate Blanchett has officially joined the #MeToo movement. The Oscar-winning actress bravely spoke out against Harvey Weinstein in a wide-ranging interview with Variety where she admits the embattled movie producer was an unwanted…

Cosby’s Defense Team Shamed Women And Mocked Accusers, Said Accusers ‘Like Big, Black Men’

Cosby’s Defense Team Shamed Women And Mocked Accusers, Said Accusers ‘Like Big, Black Men’

Accusers were mocked and called names throughout the Cosby trial by his defense team. As more details of Bill Cosby’s retrial emerges, there’s a clear pattern of mocking and women-shaming by the Cosby defense team. Most recently, his representatives, Andrew Wyatt and…

Cosby’s Defense Team Shamed Women And Mocked Accusers, Said Accusers ‘Like Big, Black Men’

Cosby’s Defense Team Shamed Women And Mocked Accusers, Said Accusers ‘Like Big, Black Men’

Accusers were mocked and called names throughout the Cosby trial by his defense team. As more details of Bill Cosby’s retrial emerges, there’s a clear pattern of mocking and women-shaming by the Cosby defense team. Most recently, his representatives, Andrew Wyatt and…

Cosby’s Defense Team Shamed Women And Mocked Accusers, Said Accusers ‘Like Big, Black Men’

Cosby’s Defense Team Shamed Women And Mocked Accusers, Said Accusers ‘Like Big, Black Men’

Accusers were mocked and called names throughout the Cosby trial by his defense team. As more details of Bill Cosby’s retrial emerges, there’s a clear pattern of mocking and women-shaming by the Cosby defense team. Most recently, his representatives, Andrew Wyatt and…

Cosby’s Defense Team Shamed Women And Mocked Accusers, Said Accusers ‘Like Big, Black Men’

Cosby’s Defense Team Shamed Women And Mocked Accusers, Said Accusers ‘Like Big, Black Men’

Accusers were mocked and called names throughout the Cosby trial by his defense team. As more details of Bill Cosby’s retrial emerges, there’s a clear pattern of mocking and women-shaming by the Cosby defense team. Most recently, his representatives, Andrew Wyatt and…

Cosby’s Defense Team Shamed Women And Mocked Accusers, Said Accusers ‘Like Big, Black Men’

Cosby’s Defense Team Shamed Women And Mocked Accusers, Said Accusers ‘Like Big, Black Men’

Accusers were mocked and called names throughout the Cosby trial by his defense team. As more details of Bill Cosby’s retrial emerges, there’s a clear pattern of mocking and women-shaming by the Cosby defense team. Most recently, his representatives, Andrew Wyatt and…

Cosby’s Defense Team Shamed Women And Mocked Accusers, Said Accusers ‘Like Big, Black Men’

Cosby’s Defense Team Shamed Women And Mocked Accusers, Said Accusers ‘Like Big, Black Men’

Accusers were mocked and called names throughout the Cosby trial by his defense team. As more details of Bill Cosby’s retrial emerges, there’s a clear pattern of mocking and women-shaming by the Cosby defense team. Most recently, his representatives, Andrew Wyatt and…

Cosby’s Defense Team Shamed Women And Mocked Accusers, Said Accusers ‘Like Big, Black Men’

Cosby’s Defense Team Shamed Women And Mocked Accusers, Said Accusers ‘Like Big, Black Men’

Accusers were mocked and called names throughout the Cosby trial by his defense team. As more details of Bill Cosby’s retrial emerges, there’s a clear pattern of mocking and women-shaming by the Cosby defense team. Most recently, his representatives, Andrew Wyatt and…

Cosby’s Defense Team Shamed Women And Mocked Accusers, Said Accusers ‘Like Big, Black Men’

Cosby’s Defense Team Shamed Women And Mocked Accusers, Said Accusers ‘Like Big, Black Men’

Accusers were mocked and called names throughout the Cosby trial by his defense team. As more details of Bill Cosby’s retrial emerges, there’s a clear pattern of mocking and women-shaming by the Cosby defense team. Most recently, his representatives, Andrew Wyatt and…

Priyanka Chopra on Defying Stereotypes: ‘My Ethnicity Doesn’t Define My Opportunity’

Priyanka Chopra on Defying Stereotypes: ‘My Ethnicity Doesn’t Define My Opportunity’

“Quantico” star Priyanka Chopra spoke about her journey to become the first South Asian woman to headline a network show, along with her thoughts on the future of the #MeToo movement at Variety’s Empowered Brunch on Wednesday. Talking to Variety‘s Elizabeth Wagmeister, Chopra…

Anthony Bourdain tells Alec Baldwin to shut up

Anthony Bourdain tells Alec Baldwin to shut up

Anthony Bourdain opened up about the #MeToo movement and shared some advice for actor and comedian Alec Baldwin. “Just shut up,” Bourdain advised the Hollywood actor when asked by the Daily Beast about their 2017 Twitter spat over Bourdain’s girlfriend and Harvey Weinstein…