— Update – a.m.: Actor Gilles Marini, who rose to fame in 2008 as a fan favorite love interest on ,” the actor and model said.“I became a piece of meat for many executives in Hollywood.” More here. has decided to cut ties with embattled director-producer Brett Ratner, falling multiple allegations of sexual harassment.— Update – a.m.: Producers for Netflix’s “With this issue being front and center in the news right now, this couldn’t come at a better time,” said a memo distributed two weeks before the show was shut down amid shocking harassment allegations against its star.“We feel it is important for everyone in the workplace to understand and live these principals.” … a [one-hour program] designed to help our personnel navigate any difficult issues that may arise.
Spacey apologized and announced that he’s gay, and has since been hit with more Kevin Spacey is set to seek “treatment” and “evaluation.” “Kevin Spacey is taking the time necessary to seek evaluation and treatment.The alleged relationship, according to the man, ended in attempted rape. — Update – p.m.: Actress Joanna Krupa defended actor Jeremy Piven against allegations that he sexually assaulted or harassed women. The star added: “Jeremy never did anything wrong to me.He’s always been an amazing friend to me, so I support him.” Krupa also said that she “knew about Harvey Weinstein over 10 years ago” but never had “any issues” with him, Page Six reports.The memo added, “At the top of each production year, we have forwarded our ‘Harassment-Free Workplace Policy and Procedure’ as part of all staff’s employment package.” But for Season 6, “we decided to take it a step further and worked to create a program entitled ‘Risky Business’ . It will also give you the tools to handle and/or avoid any ‘risky situations.’ ” The memo, seen by Page Six, was sent to staff members by MRC’s head of TV business & legal affairs.All employees were required to complete the “Risky Business” course within a couple of weeks.“It is alleged a man assaulted another man in 2008 in Lambeth.Officers from the Child Abuse and Sexual Offences Command are investigating.” Update – a.m.: Actress Paz de la Huerta claims Harvey Weinstein raped her twice in 2010, an accusation that the Manhattan District Attorney Cyrus R. said has been assigned a senior sex crimes prosecutor to investigate.Calling Dustin Hoffman a predator is simply going too far,” Schlondorff wrote in a statement.“Slapping her butt on the way to the car, with driver, stage manager and PAs around, may have happened, but again in a funny way, nothing lecherous about it.The double Oscar winner then invited the young man, who was 23 at the time, to his home in South London.Spacey was artistic director of The Old Vic theater, a post he held from 2004 to 2015.