Sexual harassment complaint against Bhushan Kumar retracted within hours
Thursday, January 17, 2019, 8:22 PM
A woman filed a-sexual-harassment-complaint against T-Series owner Bhushan Kumar at local-police-station, only to retract it hours later, police said. In a letter to the senior police inspector at the Oshiwara police station, where she had filed the complaint Wednesday, the woman said she had approached the police against Bhushan Kumar 'out of frustration and depression' and that her allegations against him were 'malicious'.
Witnessed changes in Hollywood post #MeToo: Margot Robbie
Sunday, January 6, 2019, 5:14 PM
Actor Margot Robbie says she has witnessed positive changes in Hollywood following movements such as #MeToo and Time's Up. The Mary Queen of Scots actor told Sunday Today that her new film and upcoming project Birds of Prey are examples of the changed mindset in the film industry. Mary Queen of Scots, which also features Saoirse Ronan, released in US last November.
Lal Jose on #MeToo: I think twice before hiring women now
Wednesday, January 2, 2019, 8:17 PM
Renowned Malayalam filmmaker Lal Jose said that the #MeToo campaign has created an atmosphere of fear in the industry making him wary of hiring women in his team. While promoting his new film Thattumpurath Achuthan recently, the director opined in an interview that he feels it was unnecessary to speak about an incident that happened about 20 years ago.