‘Manchester by the Sea’ Director Defends Casey Affleck Amid #MeToo

Straddling the fence. Manchester by the Sea director Kenneth Lonergan is denouncing the treatment of the film’s star Casey Affleck amid the #MeToo and Time’s Up movements, which support women who are victims of sexual harassment and abuse. Hollywood’s Sexual Misconduct Scandals Lonergan spoke to Variety on Wednesday, April 4, about the Oscar winner, whom he directed in the(…)

The former FBI deputy director was besieged by accusations that he misled internal Justice Department investigators

Attorney General Jeff Sessions fired former FBI deputy director Andrew McCabe late Friday, less than two days shy of his retirement, ending the career of an official who rose to serve as second-in-command at the bureau. – RSS Channel – HP Hero

Here’s How Rare It Is For a Female Director to Be Nominated for a Golden Globe—Let Alone Win

During the 75th Golden Globe Awards on Sunday night, presenter Natalie Portman made a point of calling the contenders for Best Director “the all-male nominees.” Yes, Portman was calling out the Hollywood Foreign Press Association for failing to nominate any female directors this year — including Greta Gerwig, whose film Lady Bird won Golden Globes(…)

Fantastic Beasts Director Defends Johnny Depp — Do YOU Think They Should Keep Him In The Franchise??

Director David Yates is standing by his decision to keep Johnny Depp in the Fantastic Beasts franchise. In case you missed it, at the end of 2016’s Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them, Colin Farrell‘s character transformed into a Depp-portrayed Gellert Grindelwald. However, amid Johnny’s initial participation in the Harry Potter spin off, he(…)

ViewCast Corporation Names Peter Still as Sales Director

ViewCast Corporation a leader in advanced digital audiovisual products for capturing and streaming-live and on-demand-audio and video over the Internet and mobile networks, today announced that Peter Still will join the company as sales director, EMEA, effective Jan. 2, 2008. Still will have responsibility for developing and enhancing sales of ViewCast products and creating new(…)

Controversial Director Roman Polanski Has Been Accused Of Molesting A 10-Year-Old Girl In 1975

This is just so awful. Controversial director Roman Polanski has been accused by artist Marianne Barnard of sexually assaulting her when she was only 10 years old. Barnard’s admission comes amid Harvey Weinstein‘s own sexual misconduct scandal. Related: Mickey Rourke Vocalizes Sympathy For Weinstein However, this is just the latest child sexual assault claim that(…)

James Toback: 38 Women Accuse Director of Sexual Misconduct

James Toback, an Academy Award-nominated director/writer, has been accused of sexual harassment by 38 different women. According to The Los Angeles Times, Toback would approach his alleged victims in all sorts of different settings, typically offering up his resume early on in order to impress them. “In a hotel room, a movie trailer, a public(…)