Posted on Monday, June 7th, 2021 by Ben Pearson
The Harvey Weinstein scandal sent shockwaves through Hollywood when The New York Times broke the story in 2017 – not necessarily because of the sexual nature of the crimes Weinstein allegedly committed, but because a high-powered producer was actually being forced to suffer consequences in an industry that often looked the other way. Now the story of Weinstein’s downfall is coming to the big screen in a new movie from Universal Pictures.
Carey Mulligan and Zoe Kazan are in negotiations to play Megan Twohey and Jodi Kantor, the journalists who broke the story in the NYT, in a film called She Said, which is based on the duo’s book She Said: Breaking the Sexual Harassment Story That Helped Ignite a Movement. Read More »