Amazon executive drawn into Hollywood harassment scandal

Amazon executive suspended over harassment claim.


Amazon executive suspended over harassment claim.


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Amazon executive suspended over harassment claim.

London and New York police investigate producer Harvey Weinstein

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Friday, October 13, 2017 – 1:34pm

Amazon Studios chief Roy Price has been suspended amid allegations that he sexually harassed a producer and ignored actress Rose McGowan when she reportedly accused Harvey Weinstein of rape.

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“Roy Price is on leave of absence effective immediately. We are reviewing our options for the projects we have with The Weinstein Company,” an Amazon spokesperson told CNBC.

Price is accused of sexually harassing Isa Hackett, a producer on one of Amazon’s best-known shows, The Man in the High Castle. Hackett claims she was “repeatedly and insistently propositioned” by Price. According to The Hollywood Reporter, she told at least two people about the alleged incident immediately afterwards. …read more

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