'The Chi' Showrunner Ayanna Floyd says Lena Waithe, the show's creator, knew about Jason Mitchell's misconduct and the multiple complaints filed by actresses on the show.
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Omari Hardwick sparked anger and resentment on social media after he brushed past rapper Jay-Z to plant not one, but 2 kisses on his wife Beyonce at the 2019 NAACP Image Awards.
As expected, Kevin Tsujihara - once the most powerful Asian mogul in Hollywood - has been forced out of his job as Warner Bros. Entertainment CEO and chairman. Tsujihara was allowed to gracefully "step down" from the job he's held for six years.
R. Kelly turned himself in to Chicago on Friday night. The 52-year-old R&B singer/songwriter is charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal abuse after decades of allegations of sexual misconduct with underage girls and adult women.
R. Kelly was charged with 10 counts of aggravated criminal sexual abuse of a minor, according to the Chicago Tribune. The singer/songwriter, whose real name is Robert Sylvester Kelly, was charged in Cook County, Illinois on Friday.
Cook County Officials have issued a no-bail arrest warrant.
Lisa Borders stepped down as Time's Up president and CEO after her son, Garry "Dijon" Bowden, Jr. was accused of sexual misconduct, according to published reports.
The L.A. Times reports that her son was accused of misconduct by a 31-year-old woman from Santa Monica, CA, who made the claims in a post on Facebook.
A video, shot years ago, appears to confirm rumors that rapper Drake has a predilection for underage girls. The old video footage surfaced on Twitter.com on Friday. It shows the Canadian lyricist kissing and fondling a teenager -- even after she told him she was underaged.
John Legend appeared in Lifetime's much-hyped docuseries Surviving R. Kelly, which aired on Thursday night. Legend took to social media late Thursday to comment on his appearance after the first two episodes aired.
Anchor Gayle King might be ousted from her cushy job at CBS during the morning show shakeup following the exit of co-anchor Charlie Rose in November 2017.
The truth is finally coming out. Beyonce is being exposed for practicing "witchcraft" to seduce her former drummer. Kimberly Thompson filed a request for a restraining order against the 37-year-old singer, but her request was denied.
Rapper The Game has been ordered to turn over his banking records as well as an inventory of his assets to a woman who is attempting to collect on a $7 million judgment she won in her sexual harassment lawsuit.
Russell Simmons has begun unloading his multi-million dollar property portfolio that he doesn't want to lose in potential lawsuits after a plethora of women accused him of sexual misconduct.
Asia Argento pulled out of a Dutch music festival after someone leaked photos and text messages that appear to confirm reports she seduced a teenager.
Journalist Kimberly Guilfoyle was under investigation for alleged sexual misconduct before Fox News' security escorted her out of the Fox studios last week.
The woman who accused radio jock and Twitter personality Charlamagne tha God of raping her when she was 15 is not ready to give up her battle for justice.
The decades old rape case involving NY radio jock Charlamagne tha god will remain closed, according to the Berkeley County Sheriff’s Office in South Carolina.
CNN is standing by its report about sexual misconduct allegations made against actor Morgan Freeman. Freeman, 80, threatened to sue the liberal news network after the cable news channel aired its report on May 24.
Morgan Freeman is in the crosshairs of the feminist movement to rid Hollywood of sexually aggressive leading men. The 80-year-old actor released a statement apologizing for having his way with 8 women.
The great-grandson of Three Stooges star Moe Howard filed a $100 million lawsuit against late Paramount Chief Brad Grey, pictured right, and the former president of MTV.
Russell Simmons denies shocking new rape allegations made by a woman who accused the embattled Def Jam co-founder of raping her in a Sacramento, California hotel room -- after threatening to rape her young son!
Bobby V is in legal trouble after a woman filed a police report charging him with rape. According to TMZ, the R&B singer was accused of rape by a woman in Cobb County, GA on Monday, March 19. The alleged rape occurred Sunday.
A teenage American Idol contestant is considering suing singer Katy Perry for unwanted sexual advances during a recent audition. Benjamin Glaze, 19, says Perry kissed him after he told her he was saving the experience for his "first special relationship" with a girl.
Gary Oldman's third ex-wife is unimpressed with Oscar voters for honoring the British actor and NBA icon Kobe Bryant with Oscar wins, after both faced criminal misconduct allegations in the past.
Aziz Ansari is grateful for all the support he's gotten from friends and family after he was accused of sexually harassing a woman he invited over for a one-night stand last year.
Aziz and the woman met at an Emmy Awards party in 2017. The 34-year-old actor is defending himself after the woman shared her side of the story in a lengthy post on Babe.net, titled "I went on a date with Aziz Ansari. It turned into the worst night of my life".
The then 22-year-old Brooklyn photographer, who has chosen to remain anonymous, alleged she went on a date with Ansari, who proceeded to rush her through dinner and up to his apartment.
She recalls there was still wine in her glass and more left in the bottle he ordered. The abruptness surprised her. “Like, he got the check and then it was bada-boom, bada-bing, we’re out of there.”
Tavis Smiley lashed out at PBS for suspending him for accusations of sexual misconduct in the workplace. Late Wednesday night, the broadcaster and noted author took to social media to defend himself against the scurrilous accusations.
Smiley said PBS "overreacted" and launched a "sloppy investigation" into the allegations. He said he was "just as shocked" as everyone else about PBS's decision to suspend him.
A Kentucky Republican killed himself Wednesday night -- a day after he held a news conference to deny allegations of improper conduct with a 17-year-old girl in 2012.
Dan Johnson, a Republican House representative, reportedly shot himself outside his car on the Greenwell Ford Road bridge in Mt. Washington, Kentucky.
Sen. Al Franken announced his resignation from the United States Senate on Thursday, Dec. 7. Franken's resignation comes one day after 35 Democratic senators, many of them women, called for him to step down after 7 women accused him of sexual harassment.
The disgraced lawmaker announced he will clean out his desk in the coming weeks. Franken was expected to resign today after an aide released a statement saying the senator had an announcement to make.
Rep. John Conyers, the longest-serving member of Congress, has announced his retirement amid sexual misconduct allegations. In a radio interview on Tuesday, Conyers said he would not run for a 28th consecutive term.
President Trump is forced to defend another horny republican lawmaker. On Tuesday, Trump backed Alabama senate candidate Roy Moore, saying Moore denied allegations of misconduct with a 14-year-old girl decades ago.
He denies it," said Trump. And, by the way, he totally denies it," Trump added for clarity.
Democrat Senator Al Franken has apologized for groping a California model as she slept during a USO tour in Afghanistan in 2006. Franken, 66, is the latest celebrity or high profile figure to be accused of sexual misconduct since the Harvey Weinstein scandal broke in October.