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Sex assault accusations against ex-APA agent renew concerns about alleged abuse of minors in Hollywood

The company, which also has offices in New York, London, Nashville, Toronto and Atlanta, has made at least one unconventional top hire. APA’s director of operations, Ronald Rewald, was convicted on 94 felony counts in 1985 for running a Hawaiian investment firm that a judge likened to a Ponzi scheme, according to news reports at the time. The case made ...

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Kevin Spacey Is Seeking ‘Evaluation and Treatment’ Following Sexual Misconduct Accusations

A source close to production previously told ET that the decision to end the show happened “months ago.” Filming on the show’s final season has been suspended indefinitely.  Netflix and Media Rights Capital released a statement regarding Spacey on Monday. “Media Rights Capital and Netflix are deeply troubled by last night’s news concernin… Full Text Feed

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Weinstein sex accusations show the power of social media and the limits of shame in our celebrity-driven world

Note to men with unseemly, to say nothing of perverse, intentions: There are no more hiding places. Twitter, Facebook and other social media outlets are the town criers of our petulant, righteous age. They are where we rant, titillate, philosophize, sermonize and, in the case of the sex scandals, unmask and shame our latest objects of wrath, including Harvey Weinstein, ...

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Harvey Weinstein Fired from The Weinstein Company Amid Sexual Harassment Accusations

Judd is one of multiple women who have made sexual harassment claims against Weinstein, some of which date back over 30 years. In a statement to ET, Weinstein’s lawyer, Charles J. Harder, called the New York Times report “saturated with false and defamatory statements.” He also said Weinstein and his team are planning to file a lawsuit, with any proceeds ...

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Harry Knowles Takes Leave from Ain’t It Cool News Amid Sexual Assault Accusations

Harry Knowles, the movie blogger who founded Ain’t It Cool News, is taking a leave of absence from the popular fan site after being accused of sexually assaulting a number of women. Knowles allegedly groped and harassed five women over the past few decades, according to multiple reports this week from IndieWire. “Therapy, detox, and getting to a better place,” ...

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EXCLUSIVE: 'Bachelor in Paradise's Jasmine Goode Defends Herself From Bullying Accusations: 'It's Really Sad'

Whitney said that several of her fellow cast members — including DeMario Jackson, Sarah Vendal and Danielle Maltby — reached out to her after seeing how she was treated on the show, but the situation is still “extremely emotional.”  “It kind of takes you back to like, high school feelings that you haven’t felt in a long time,” she shared.  For ...

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