Louis C.K.’s ex-manager ‘extremely sorry’ for not taking complaints about comedian more seriously – Entertainment


Louis C.K.’s longtime manager is apologizing for not taking complaints of his client’s sexual misconduct more seriously. Dave Becky says in a lengthy statement Monday that he misunderstood the nature of the allegations brought forth by a female comedy duo in 2002 who claimed C.K. masturbated in front of them …

Louis C.K. scandal leads to scrutiny of the comedy world power of his ex-manager Dave Becky

Louis C.K.’s fall from grace last week was swift. And now the fallout is extending to his ex-manager, Dave Becky.On Thursday, the New York Times published a report in which five women accused the Emmy-winning comedian of sexual misconduct. Within a day, C.K. was dropped by his management company 3 …

Comedian Schools Male BBC Panel On Not Taking Sexual Harassment Seriously

Comedian Jo Brand stood up for women in a big way on Friday.  Brand was the only female panelist on “Have I Got News For You,” a BBC comedy show that quizzes guests on the week’s news. When journalist Ian Hislop brushed aside allegations of sexual harassment in the British …

Jon Stewart reaction to Louis C.K.

Jon Stewart is making his first public comments about the allegations of sexual harassment against Louis C.K. In an interview on Today, Stewart expressed shock at the New York Times report featuring five women who claim C.K. behaved inappropriately with them. The women who came forward said Louis C.K. either masturbated in front …

Julia Louis-Dreyfus Makes History With Her Sixth Consecutive Emmy Win for Outstanding Actress in a Comedy Series

Julia Louis-Dreyfus won her sixth consecutive Outstanding Lead Actress in a Comedy Series award during Sunday evening’s 69th Annual Primetime Emmy Awards for her impressive performance in HBO’s Veep. She faced an incredibly stacked group of …Julia Louis-Dreyfus makes Emmy history

Bannon tells St. Louis crowd that taking down ‘liberal’ GOP establishment is first goal

FILE – In this April 29, 2017, file photo, Steve Bannon, chief White House strategist to President Donald Trump, tours The AMES Companies, Inc., with the president in Harrisburg, Pa. (AP Photo/Carolyn Kaster, File). The Associated Press. EDMUNDSON …The Latest: Bannon: Worry about ‘corrupt’ GOP establishment

Puerto Rico, Elon Musk, Julia Louis-Dreyfus: Your Friday Briefing

Residents of Puerto Rico collecting spring water this week. Many on the island have been without water and electricity since Hurricane Maria. Credit Victor J. Blue for The New York Times. (Want to get this briefing by email? Here’s the sign-up.) Good Julia Louis-Dreyfus’ son thanks fans for support after …

New Trailer: ‘I Love You, Daddy’ From Louis C.K.

Photo Rose Byrne and Louis C.K. in a scene from the trailer for “I Love You, Daddy.” Louis C.K. invites comparisons to Woody Allen in more ways than one with the trailer for his forthcoming film, “I Love You, Daddy.”Shot in black and white and set to a jazzy score, …