Magazine article Screen International

PGA Votes to Expel Harvey Weinstein

Magazine article Screen International

PGA Votes to Expel Harvey Weinstein

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‘Sexual harassment of any type is completely unacceptable.’

The Producers Guild Of America (PGA) has voted to expel disgraced former film mogul Harvey Weinstein from its ranks.

Referring to what it called a “systemic and pervasive problem requiring immediate industry-wide action”, the PGA has set up an anti-sexual harassment task force to find solutions for harassment in the entertainment industry.

In a statement issued after the postponed national board of directors meeting on Monday, PGA presidents Gary Lucchesi and Lori McCreary said:

“This morning, the PGA’s National Board of Directors and Officers decided by unanimous vote to institute termination proceedings concerning Harvey Weinstein’s membership. …

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