Harvey Weinstein

Actress Tells Jury: Harvey Weinstein Teased Film Roles in Exchange for Threesome

NEW YORK (AP) — A woman who described herself as an aspiring actress and big fan of Harvey Weinstein’s films told jurors Wednesday that she jumped at his invitation to screen-test for movie roles. At a follow-up meeting at a New York City hotel, Dawn Dunning testified that Weinstein led her to a bedroom, put his hand up her skirt and fondled her genitals.

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‘Sopranos’ Actress Annabella Sciorra Tells Jury Harvey Weinstein Raped Her in the Mid-1990s

NEW YORK (AP) — “Sopranos” actress Annabella Sciorra confronted Harvey Weinstein from the witness stand Thursday, testifying that the former Hollywood studio boss overpowered and raped her and made other crude overtures that included sending her X-rated chocolates and showing up uninvited in his underwear with a bottle of baby oil in one hand and a video in the other.

Actress Annabella Sciorra attends the 'Find Me Guilty' film premiere at the Sony Lincoln Square theatre March 14, 2006 in New York City. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Getty Images for Yari Film Group)

Ricky Gervais Gains Hundreds of Thousands of Online Followers After Skewering Hollywood Elites

Actor-comedian Ricky Gervais took to social media to welcome what he said were the 300,000 new followers he gained on Twitter following his Golden Globes hosting performance Sunday, in which he called out Hollywood’s virtue signaling about climate change, Apple operating sweatshops, and Hollywood’s silence about accused rapist and disgraced producer Harvey Weinstein.

LONDON, ENGLAND - MARCH 24: Ricky Gervais attends a VIP screening of 'The Muppets Most Wanted' at The Curzon Mayfair on March 24, 2014 in London, England. (Photo by Dave J Hogan/Getty Images)