Weinstein Accuser Helped Bring Down Disgraced Italian Premier’s Entourage
Ambra Battilana, the Italian model who accused film executive Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment, was instrumental in convicting three people for “inducing” young women to become “prostitutes” for former Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi. Italian court documents reviewed by BuzzFeed News detail her harrowing experience at Berlusconi’s villa.
Netflix Gets Into The Movie Making Business
Netflix is making the jump from producing TV shows to making movies, saying it will help finance the sequel to "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" from The Weinstein Company. The company hinted previously that it would co-produce movies under the condition that they debut on Netflix at the same time they do in theaters. The sequel to "Crouching Tiger, Hidden Dragon" will debut on Netflix and in Imax theaters next August.