• Harvey Weinstein Fires Back at Peter Jackson Over Ashley Judd, Mira Sorvino Blacklisting

    1 month ago - By The Wrap

    UPDATE: A spokesperson issued a statement on behalf of Harvey Weinstein on Saturday in response to Peter Jackson's accusations that Weinstein was denying blacklisting actresses Ashley Judd and Mira Sorvino from being cast in the “Lord of the Rings.” Weinstein claims to have “had nothing to do with ‘Lord of the Rings.'” The disgraced movie mogul also denies being involved in casting decisions for “Bad Santa,” following director Terry Zwigoff's claims Weinstein blacklisted Sorvino from that film as well.
    Below is Weinstein's statement in full.
    As Peter Jackson explained in his own statement...
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  • Harvey Weinstein Again Denies Blackballing Actresses: Says He Wanted Ashley Judd For ‘Good Will Hunting'

    1 month ago - By Deadline

    Accused sexual predator Harvey Weinstein is insisting again that he “had nothing to do” with casting Peter Jackson 's Lord of the Rings films, and that he did not blacklist Ashley Judd or Mira Sorvino .
    In a new statement released by a spokesperson on Weinstein's behalf, the former Miramax honcho says he not only didn't blacklist Sorvino but “was in fact working with her during the timeframe in question on Mimic , the Guillermo Del Toro film. Also during that time, she was...
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  • Peter Jackson Claims Weinsteins Blacklisted Ashley Judd and Mira

    Peter Jackson Claims Weinsteins Blacklisted Ashley Judd and Mira

    1 month ago - By Movie Web

    Peter Jackson Claims Weinsteins Blacklisted Ashley Judd and Mira Sorvino Though Harvey Weinstein claims he never kept Peter Jackson from casting Ashley Judd and Mira Sorvino, many others say otherwise.
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  • Jason Priestley Says He Punched Harvey Weinstein at a Golden Globes Party in the '90s

    1 month ago - By The Wrap

    Jason Priestley says he has done what many in Hollywood probably wish they had: punched Harvey Weinstein in the face.
    Following the accusations rolling in about Weinstein's attempt to blacklist Mira Sorvino and Ashley Judd - two actresses who have recently accused the disgraced movie mogul of sexual misconduct and threats to derail their careers if they spoke up - a friend of Priestley's took to Twitter to recall a rather heated encounter between the disgraced mogul and the former star of “Beverly Hills 90210.”
    “Heartbreaking...wouldn't be surprised if this happened to my good friend Jason...
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