Movie director Roman Polanski, who was expelled from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences over charges of unlawful sex with a 13-year-old girl, on Tuesday lost a court bid to be reinstated as a member.
The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences said on Thursday that it has expelled actor Bill Cosby and film director Roman Polanski from its membership.
French feminists have voiced outrage over a planned retrospective of the films of director Roman Polanski.
Today marks the birth of director Roman Polanski, both renowned for his groundbreaking classics and reviled his sexual assault case.
An American woman raped by filmmaker Roman Polanski as a teenager four decades ago pleaded with a California judge on Friday.