Roman Polanski

Roman Polanski accused of raping former German actress

Roman Polanski accused of raping former German actress

Director Roman Polanski has now been accused of sexual assault by another woman.

Oct 04, 2017, 14:59 PM IST
Oscar winner director Polanski faces new accusation of sexual assault

Oscar winner director Polanski faces new accusation of sexual assault

A 59-year-old woman has accused director Roman Polanski of sexual assault conducted in 1973 when she was a minor, 40 years after he went on the run for raping a 13-year-old girl.

Aug 16, 2017, 12:33 PM IST
`Sepp Blatter Tournament` to go ahead

`Sepp Blatter Tournament` to go ahead

Despite a deepening corruption scandal at FIFA, an annual charity event carrying the outgoing president Sepp Blatter`s name will go ahead, organisers said on Thursday.

Jun 18, 2015, 21:29 PM IST

Wanted by the US, Roman Polanski gets film award in Poland

Filmmaker Roman Polanski has received a film award and pressed his palms into plaster for the hall of independent cinema stars in Krakow the same Polish city where a court is weighing a US request for his extradition.

May 03, 2015, 20:49 PM IST

Wanted by the US, Roman Polanski gets film award in Poland

Filmmaker Roman Polanski has received a film award and pressed his palms into plaster for the hall of independent cinema stars in Krakow the same Polish city where a court is weighing a US request for his extradition.

May 03, 2015, 06:09 AM IST

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.

Feb 25, 2015, 16:27 PM IST

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.

Jan 20, 2015, 19:37 PM IST

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.

Jan 14, 2015, 19:41 PM IST

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.

Dec 25, 2014, 05:02 AM IST

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.

Dec 17, 2014, 17:46 PM IST

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.

Oct 30, 2014, 18:32 PM IST

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.

Jun 02, 2013, 11:35 AM IST

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".

May 28, 2013, 14:34 PM IST

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

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

May 26, 2013, 12:19 PM IST

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.”

Dec 03, 2012, 17:56 PM IST

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.

Sep 29, 2011, 11:51 AM IST

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’.

Sep 02, 2011, 16:29 PM IST

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.

Jul 29, 2011, 08:52 AM IST

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.

Mar 11, 2011, 20:45 PM IST

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.

Dec 05, 2010, 09:01 AM IST