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Polanski appears in Polish court for extradition hearing

Filmmaker Roman Polanski appeared in a Polish court on Wednesday at a hearing to consider a US request for his extradition over a 1977 child sex crime conviction.

Poland sends request to extradite Polanski to court: Prosecutors

Polish prosecutors have sent a request for the extradition of filmmaker Roman Polanski to the United States over a 1977 child sex-crime conviction to a regional court in Krakow, the Prosecutors` Office in Krakow said on Tuesday.

Roman Polanski says trusts Polish Judiciary System amidst extradition request

Roman Polanski has revealed that he trusts the Polish Judiciary System and that he will cooperate with the authorities as they deal with the latest extradition request from the U.S.

Roman Polanski loses appeal to dismiss 1977 sex case

 Roman Polanski lost his latest appeal to have a California court dismiss his 1977 sex case, it has been reported.

Polanski denied chance to close US rape case

 A Los Angeles judge refused Wednesday to reopen the case of filmmaker Roman Polanski, who pleaded guilty in 1977 to raping a 13-year-old but left the United States before sentencing.

Roman Polanski wants to get rape case dismissed

 Roman Polanski has enlisted an attorney to help him close the long-simmering statutory rape case first brought against him in 1977.

Polanski freed after Poles question him on US sex case

Film director Roman Polanski was questioned by Polish prosecutors Thursday on a US arrest warrant for sex offences, but allowed to walk free.

Roman Polanski never offered me the role in `Chinatown`: Jane Fonda

Jane Fonda has denied reports that she turned down the lead role in cult classic `Chinatown`, claiming director Roman Polanski never officially offered her the role.

Roman Polanski says birth control pill has made women masculine

Roman Polanski has sparked criticism by saying that the birth control pill has had a "masculinizing " effect on women and that the leveling of the sexes is "idiotic".

`Trying to level genders is purely idiotic`, says Roman Polanski

Roman Polanski has criticized that the fight for female equality is a "great pity."

French are jealous of my success and beauty, says Roman Polanski’s wife

Controversial film director Roman Polanski’s wife has claimed that she has been criticised by other Frenchwomen because they are jealous of her “success, beauty and money.”

Roman Polanski publicly apologizes to ‘double victim’ he raped 30 yrs ago

Roman Polanski has for the first time apologised publicly to a woman, whom he had raped in 1977 when she was just 13 years old.

Kate Winslet didn’t hesitate to sign Roman Polanski’s ‘Carnage’

Kate Winslet has revealed that she was thrilled to star in Roman Polanski’s new comedy ‘Carnage’.

Polanski, Madonna films to air at Venice festival

Madonna`s 'W.E.' and Polanski`s ‘Carnage’ will be showcased at the 2011 Venice film festival.

Roman Polanski’s rape victim speaks out

Samantha Geimer, the woman who was raped by Roman Polanski in 1977, has admitted that the justice system`s decades-long pursuit of the director has harmed her more than he ever did.

Roman Polanski honoured as the best director at European Film Awards

Roman Polanski was honoured as best director at the European Film Awards held in the capital of the Baltic state of Estonia Saturday.

Roman Polanski tops European Film Awards nominations

Roman Polanski is one of the top nominees for the upcoming European Film Awards.

Kate Winslet to star in Roman Polanski`s next

Oscar-winning actress Kate Winslet is all set to star in controversial director Roman Polanski`s film adaptation of Yasmina Reza`s play `God of Carnage`.

Polanski returns to France after release from house arrest

Polish film director Roman Polanski has returned to his home in France after his release from house arrest in Switzerland.

Polanski returns home in France

Filmmaker Roman Polanski has returned to his home in France for the first time since his release from house arrest in Switzerland.