Organization Representing Nate Parker"s Rape Accuser Breaks Silence

The Women’s Law Project filed suit in 2002 against Penn State for a Title IX violation relating to how the university handled the harassment claims the alleged victim brought against the 'Birth of a Nation' filmmaker and Jean Celestin. read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterJan 12th, 2017

Organization Representing Nate Parker"s Rape Accuser Breaks Silence

The Women’s Law Project filed suit in 2002 against Penn State for a Title IX violation relating to how the university handled the harassment claims the alleged victim brought against the 'Birth of a Nation' filmmaker and Jean Celestin. read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterJan 12th, 2017

Actor Nate Parker"s "sorrow" over rape accuser"s suicide

US actor Nate Parker says he is "filled with profound sorrow" at the news that a woman who accused him of rape in 1999 later took her own life......»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukJan 12th, 2017

Nate Parker Releases Statement on Rape Accuser"s Suicide

Nate Parker has written a lengthy statement to express his “profound sorrow” over the news that the woman who accused him of rape committed suicide four years ago. The 36-year-old The Birth of a Nation actor-writer-director was accused of rapi.....»»

Category: topSource: justjaredAug 16th, 2016

Nate Parker Addresses Rape Accuser"s Suicide: ""I Am Filled With Profound Sorrow""

Nate Parker is speaking out after a part of his past resurfaced and made headlines today. While a college student at Penn State, The Birth of a Nation actor-writer-director was accused of........»»

Category: peopleSource: eonlineJan 12th, 2017

Nate Diaz -- Not Injured In McGregor Melee ... "Ready to Fight"

Nate Diaz did NOT suffer a hand injury during that violent stand-off with Conor McGregor at the UFC 196 presser Thursday ... with sources telling us Nate is "ready to fight." After Conor smacked Nate's fist, people noticed Nate clutching his right hand&he.....»»

Category: feudsSource: tmzMar 5th, 2016

Gabrelle Union Wrote An Op-Ed About Nate Parker

Okay, an overview: Nate Parker was charged and put on trial for rape in 1999. The details of the case were always public record, but following the Sundance premiere of Parker’s film, The Birth of a Nation, the studio hoped to put Parker front and center.....»»

Category: topSource: icydkSep 6th, 2016

Nate Parker and the rape case that won"t go away

Two weeks ago, filmmaker Nate Parker had the world at his feet, readying for the release of "Birth of a Nation," a paean to racial equality tipped to sweep the Oscars. Parker, now 36, and his roommate and "Birth of a Nation" co-writer .....»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 12th, 2017

‘Birth of a Nation’ Star Nate Parker Will Not Apologize Over Rape Case

Nate Parker, director and star of the new slavery drama The Birth of a Nation, said he would not apologize over a 17-year-old rape accusation that has hijacked attention from a film once tipped as an Oscar front-runner. ….....»»

Category: topSource: celebuzzDec 31st, 2016

Nate Parker Pens Response to New Details of College Rape Case: ‘I Am Filled With Profound Sorrow’

“Birth of a Nation” director Nate Parker has penned a lengthy response to new details regarding an incident in which a woman accused him of rape while they were both students at Penn State, writing that he’s “filled with profound .....»»

Category: topSource: varietyAug 17th, 2016

Nate Parker Talks Rape Controversy with Ebony: ‘The Definitions of So Many Things Have Changed’

Nate Parker broke his silence on Saturday over two weeks after Variety and Deadline published interviews in which he addressed being charged — along with his “Birth of a Nation” co-writer Jean Celestin — with raping a 18-year-old female st.....»»

Category: topSource: varietyJan 11th, 2017

Toronto Film Festival Will Screen Nate Parker"s "Birth of a Nation" Despite College Rape Trial Fallout

"We will present the film as planned," fest organizers said Wednesday, a day after Parker's rape accuser was revealed to have died in 2012. read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterAug 18th, 2016

Nate Parker -- Penn State Investigates Second Sexual Misconduct Allegation

"Birth of a Nation" director Nate Parker is at the center of another sexual misconduct allegation ... one for which he faces no punishment, but this time Penn State is on the hot seat. A female student trainer claims in 2000, while Nate was on the….....»»

Category: topSource: tmzOct 30th, 2016

Nate Parker confronts America"s racial past and present in "The Birth of a Nation"

"The Birth Of A Nation" Director and lead Nate Parker discusses America's racial past and present, amidst controversy about his own past and rape acquittal. Rough Cut. No reporter narration......»»

Category: videoSource: reutersOct 7th, 2016

Nate Parker talks male privilege, consent in new interview

NEW YORK (AP) — Nate Parker, the actor-director dealing with a 17-year-old rape case casting a storm over his new film and career, opened up about the incident in a new interview......»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 11th, 2017

AFI Cancels "Birth Of A Nation" Screening Amid Nate Parker Controversy

The American Film Institute has canceled plans to screen writer-director Nate Parker's "The Birth of a Nation" for students this week amid controversies surrounding a 17-year-old rape accusation ag........»»

Category: tvSource: accesshollywoodJan 12th, 2017

Oscar Voters Ponder Nate Parker and "Birth of a Nation": "I Would Not Go to the Movie"

Details of Nate Parker's 2001 rape trial have resurfaced, and the writer-director-star of the 'Birth of a Nation' movie is deterring Academy voters.read more.....»»

Category: topSource: hollywoodreporterAug 24th, 2016

AFI postpones "The Birth of a Nation" screening, Parker Q&A

LOS ANGELES (AP) — The American Film Institute has canceled plans to screen writer-director Nate Parker's "The Birth of a Nation" for students this week amid controversies surrounding a 17-year-old rape accusation against Parker and his c.....»»

Category: topSource: yahooJan 12th, 2017

London Film Festival: Nate Parker to screen The Birth of a Nation

Actor and director Nate Parker will give his hotly tipped film The Birth of a Nation its European premiere at the BFI London Film Festival in October......»»

Category: topSource: bbc.co.ukSep 4th, 2016

Nate Parker on "Birth of a Nation"

Nate Parker fought to make his film "The Birth of a Nation" and now he wants to share it......»»

Category: topSource: cnnJan 14th, 2017

Fox Searchlight Moving Forward With Nate Parker’s Publicity Tour, Toronto Film Festival Appearance

Nate Parker is plunging ahead with plans to be the public face of “The Birth of a Nation” despite the furor surrounding rape accusations that were made against the actor, writer, and director when he was a student at Penn State University. He .....»»

Category: topSource: varietyAug 18th, 2016