Log into your Newser account
Joined Newser on:
Find what you're looking for
More about Newser:
Want to contribute?
Suggest a Story
Get our apps:
Install our app:
Stories 1 - 20 |
Dec 8, 2021 5:39 PM CST
McGowan's Suit Against Weinstein Dismissed
Racketeering lawsuit said former producer tried to discredit actress before her memoir was published
- Rose McGowan's racketeering lawsuit against Harvey Weinstein has been dismissed, apparently because she missed a filing deadline. The suit accused the former movie mogul of trying to discredit McGowan before the publication of her memoir , which was to include her account of being sexually assaulted by Weinstein in 1997,...
Timberlake, Other Celebs
React to Spears' Testimony
Jun 24, 2021 8:00 AM CDT
Timberlake, Other Celebs React to Spears' Testimony
'No one should EVER be held against their will'
- Britney Spears should be feeling the love after Wednesday's court hearing in Los Angeles, where she pleaded for her 13-year conservatorship to end . The 39-year-old singer said she felt "enslaved" by her father, who "loved the control he had over me," per
. Jamie Spears...
Aug 23, 2020 10:00 AM CDT
Co-Stars Step Into Political Fight
Rose McGowen and Alyssa Milano trade accusations that went beyond the presidential race
- A political argument on Twitter between actresses Rose McGowan and Alyssa Milano escalated over the weekend until their former
co-stars stepped in to calm things down and assure the show's fans that no one's angry at them. It began when McGowan tweeted Friday that Democratic presidential nominee...
Rose McGowan on Weinstein:
'The Trash Has Been Taken Out'
Feb 25, 2020 6:26 AM CST
Rose McGowan on Weinstein: 'The Trash Has Been Taken Out'
Weinstein accusers rejoice after verdict
- It was a day some of Harvey Weinstein's many accusers thought they would never see: The 67-year-old, once one of Hollywood's most powerful men, was convicted of sex crimes and taken from a courtroom in handcuffs. The trial was seen as a "watershed moment for the #MeToo...
'I Lost Sight of
Feb 18, 2020 10:25 AM CST
McGowan, After Portman Flap: 'I Lost Sight of Bigger Picture'
Rose McGowan doesn't name Natalie Portman in latest regretful tweet, but it appears to be about her
- Seems like Rose McGowan might regret her diatribe against Natalie Portman over Portman's feminist Oscars cape . Though McGowan didn't name Portman or explicitly reference what she was talking about, she tweeted Sunday, "My critique should've been about Hollywood's ongoing culture of silence. I realize that...
Natalie Portman Admits
Rose McGowan Has a Point
Feb 13, 2020 8:32 AM CST
Natalie Portman Admits Rose McGowan Has a Point
She addresses criticism of Oscar statement
- Natalie Portman apparently has no intention of getting involved in a war of words with Rose McGowan. After McGowan slammed Portman Wednesday for protesting the Oscars exclusion of female directors but failing to "walk the walk," Portman agreed that it was inaccurate to call her "brave,"...
Rose McGowan Disgusted
by Natalie Portman's Cape
Feb 12, 2020 10:20 AM CST
Rose McGowan Disgusted by Natalie Portman's Cape
'I find Portman's type of activism deeply offensive to those of us who actually do the work'
- Natalie Portman's outfit on the Oscars red carpet got a lot of press thanks to the embroidery along the edge of her cape, which listed names of female directors not nominated for best director at the Academy Awards (only men were nominated this year). But not only was fellow...
to Say About
Feb 9, 2020 4:00 PM CST
Snoop Dogg Has Something to Say About Gayle King 'Threat'
The rapper calls himself 'a non-violent person'
- What, me threaten? Snoop Dogg said Sunday his video criticizing Gayle King wasn't threatening at all—despite his warning to "back off ... before we come get you," E! News reports. "I'm a non-violent person," the 48-year-old said Saturday on Instagram. "When I said...
'I Refuse to Be
Oct 23, 2019 7:30 PM CDT
Rose McGowan: 'I Refuse to Be Intimidated Any Longer'
The actor files a racketeering suit against Harvey Weinstein
- "My life was upended by their actions, and I refuse to be intimidated any longer." So said Rose McGowan Wednesday after filing suit against Harvey Weinstein and his former associates,
reports. The racketeering suit makes 11 complaints—including fraud, wiretapping, computer crimes, and invasion of privacy—...
I Spent 20 Years
Oct 8, 2018 7:56 AM CDT
Rose McGowan: I Spent 20 Years 'Plotting Revenge' for Weinstein
Actress also blasts Hollywood 'losers,' denies she called #MeToo 'a lie'
- On Wednesday, Rose McGowan commemorated the anniversary of #MeToo, "one of the hardest years of my life" and "a year of triggering for so many." As for the movement itself, an interview in the
Sunday Times Magazine
over the weekend painted the 45-year-old actress as coming down...
to Asia Argento:
Sorry for My
Sep 28, 2018 8:24 AM CDT
Rose McGowan to Asia Argento: Sorry for My 'Serious' Mistake
Argento has (kind of) accepted McGowan's apology over text messages
- Ever since Asia Argento found herself in hot water , she and fellow #MeToo activist Rose McGowan have been embroiled in a bitter back-and-forth. Now, per the
, McGowan is apologizing to Argento, noting that an Aug. 27 statement she put out had a quite "serious" error. "I said...
Argento Warns Rose McGowan:
Retract Now or I'm Suing
Sep 17, 2018 1:09 PM CDT
Argento Warns Rose McGowan: Retract Now or I'm Suing
She's not happy about McGowan's statement on her alleged relationship with then-17-year-old
- Things are getting even more heated between Asia Argento and Rose McGowan, once thick as thieves amid the #MeToo movement: Argento has now demanded McGowan retract the statement she made Aug. 27 regarding sexual assault allegations against Argento. "Dear @RoseMcGowan. It is with genuine regret that I am giving...
Rain Dove: Here's Why I
Reported Asia Argento's Texts
Aug 30, 2018 3:01 AM CDT
Rain Dove: Here's Why I Reported Asia Argento's Texts
Model who is dating Rose McGowan speaks out, denies leaking texts to TMZ
- Rain Dove, the model dating Rose McGowan whose texts with Asia Argento about Jimmy Bennett got leaked to TMZ , confirms what McGowan said earlier this week: Dove reported the text messages to law enforcement after Argento allegedly admitted in them that she had sex with a then-17-year-old Bennett when she...
Rose McGowan: I Know How
Asia Argento Texts Leaked
Aug 27, 2018 6:00 PM CDT
Rose McGowan: I Know How Asia Argento Texts Leaked
She says the person she is dating gave authorities evidence that wound up on TMZ
- Rose McGowan has released a statement on the allegations against Asia Argento that claims the person McGowan herself is dating is the one who handed over the implicating text messages that wound up on TMZ . Per
, McGowan says the model she's dating, Rain Dove, learned from Argento that...
'Be Gentle' Tweet
Draws Sharp Criticism
Aug 21, 2018 6:45 PM CDT
McGowan's 'Be Gentle' Tweet Draws Sharp Criticism
Some accuse her of hypocrisy
- Rose McGowan, a leader in the #MeToo movement, has drawn criticism after tweeting that people should "be gentle" to her friend and Harvey Weinstein accuser Asia Argento, who has been accused of sexually assaulting a 17-year-old boy five years ago, CNN reports. "None of us know the truth...
Rose McGowan: Stop
Blaming Bourdain's Girlfriend
Jun 11, 2018 3:40 PM CDT
Rose McGowan: Stop Blaming Bourdain's Girlfriend
Actress writes letter calling for open conversation about depression
- In the wake of Anthony Bourdain's suicide, Rose McGowan is asking people not to place blame—on Bourdain himself or on his girlfriend, actress Asia Argento . "Anthony’s internal war was his war, but now she’s been left on the battlefield to take the bullets," McGowan...
These Are the
May 25, 2018 1:37 PM CDT
These Are the Books Weinstein Was Carrying When Arrested
One is a biography of director Elia Kazan, who was scorned by Hollywood in his day
- As Harvey Weinstein did his perp walk into the NYPD's 1st Precinct Friday to be booked on rape and sexual abuse charges, he was spotted carrying three books—and
has the details. One was
Something Wonderful: Rodgers and Hammerstein's Broadway Revolution.
A second was a 2006 biography...
'Collateral Damage': McGowan's
Ex-Manager Dies by Suicide
Feb 9, 2018 3:03 AM CST
'Collateral Damage': McGowan's Ex-Manager Dies by Suicide
Family slams Harvey Weinstein for involving her in scandal
- Hollywood producer Jill Messick, who has died by suicide, was "collateral damage" in the "already horrific story" of Harvey Weinstein, her family says. In a statement to the
, the family of Rose McGowan's former manager describe her as a strong believer in the movement against...
For First Time,
Jan 30, 2018 1:33 AM CST
For First Time, Rose McGowan Details Alleged Weinstein Assault
It's in her new book, 'Brave'
- Rose McGowan has accused Harvey Weinstein of raping her, and she is now detailing the alleged encounter in public for the first time, reports
. The 44-year-old writes about it in her new book,
, and the details come via a review in the
New York Times
. McGowan writes that...
Weinstein Accuser: I Wasn't
Asked About Time's Up
Jan 9, 2018 7:17 AM CST
Weinstein Accuser: I Wasn't Asked About Time's Up
Asia Argento says she wasn't invited to the Golden Globes, either
- The women were some of the first to speak up about Harvey Weinstein—and now they're speaking up to say they were excluded from the Golden Globes. "I can only speak for myself but not only I wasn’t invited to the #GoldenGlobes: nobody asked my opinion about...
Stories 1 - 20 |
Popular on Newser
After 24-Hour Treatment, Frogs Started Regrowing Lost Limbs
Buffalo Bills Have Fans Arrested Over Their Vaccine Cards
Retrieval of Sunken F35 Is 'Vitally Important' for US
After Bridge Collapses, a Human Chain Forms
Michael Madsen: Son's Death Is 'Mind-Blowing'
On This Day:
10 Years of Headlines
We see that you're using an ad-blocker.
To read our stories, you'll need to
turn off your ad-blocker.
As an advertising-supported site,
Newser can't exist without ads.
Turn off your ad-blocker
(for Newser only)
One last step.
You have to do this part yourself.
But you're a smartie, and we'll help you out.
1. Click on your ad-blocker icon in your browser.
(It might look like this
2. Every ad-blocker is a bit different, but look for
an option like disable, whitelist, or trust and click it.
Thanks so much.