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A handcuffed Harvey Weinstein is led into criminal court in lower Manhattan for arraignment on Friday morning, May 25, 2018. Weinstein was arrested by detectives on Friday on charges that he raped one woman and forced another to perform oral sex, capping a lengthy inquiry into the avalanche of accusations against him that spawned a public reckoning, and, with it, the global #MeToo movement. (Hilary Swift/The New York Times) Rape charge: a handcuffed Harvey Weinstein is led into criminal court in lower Manhattan on Friday morning. Photograph: Hilary Swift/New York Times

The disgraced Hollywood film producer Harvey Weinstein has been charged with rape, a criminal sex act, sex abuse and sexual misconduct for alleged inc(...)

Film director Roman Polanski (left) and comic Bill Cosby have been expelled by the Academy of Motion Picture Art and Sciences. File photographs: EPA

The Academy of Motion Picture Art and Sciences has confirmed that it is expelling Roman Polanski and Bill Cosby. The announcement comes shortly afte(...)

 Some 80 women, including prominent actresses, have accused Harvey Weinstein of misconduct ranging from rape to harassment. File photograph: Robyn Beck/AFP/Getty

The Weinstein Co has filed for bankruptcy and announced it was releasing any victims of or witnesses to its co-founder’s alleged misconduct from non-d(...)

Director Quentin Tarantino and actor Uma Thurman on stage at the Cannes Film Festival  France in 2014. Photograph: Pascal Le Segretain/Getty Images

Quentin Tarantino has described Uma Thurman’s car crash on the set of Kill Bill as “the biggest regret of my life”. The director said he had not cons(...)

US film producer Harvey Weinstein has faced a litany of allegations, including three of rape.  Photograph: Yann Coatsaliou/AFP/Getty Images

Film producer Harvey Weinstein has been expelled from the Oscars organising committee over allegations of sexual assault. The Academy of Motion Pict(...)

Lenny Abrahamson said men like Weinstein are only able to get away with their actions because ‘people in a position to challenge abuse choose to look the other way’. Photograph: Alan Betson/The Irish Times

Irish film director Lenny Abrahamson has described the film producer Harvey Weinstein as a “monster”. Abrahamson, one of Ireland’s highest profile d(...)

US producer Harvey Weinstein faces an avalanche of claims of sexual harassment, assault and rape. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

The actor Rose McGowan has alleged that Harvey Weinstein raped her and that Amazon Studios ignored her complaints and dropped her show after she spoke(...)

Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein: Meryl Streep has spoken out against his “abuse of power” but said he treated her with respect. Photograph: AFP/Getty Images

Meryl Streep, the most admired actress in the entertainment industry, on Monday criticised Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein for “inexcusable behavi(...)

Author Roald Dahl circa 1989 with his grandson Luke Kelly, who is now the managing director of the Roald Dahl Literary Estate. Photograph: Jan Baldwin via The New York Time

The grey doorway in London’s Marylebone neighbourhood here is unmarked but for 11 words spelled out across the top rail: “The greatest secrets are alw(...)