Reporter covering the business of entertainment in the U.S. and beyond Education: Columbia University and Yeshiva University
Steven Zeitchik covers the business of entertainment for The Washington Post, examining the industry's trends, challenges, issues and ideas. Before joining The Post, he covered entertainment for the Los Angeles Times for eight years. He also did reporting tours for The Times in places including Ukraine, Egypt, Germany and the Bill Cosby trial.
While the instances of Harvey Weinstein, Roy Price and other alleged sexual offenders has caused a loud backlash, Hollywood's reaction to the allegations against Leslie Moonves has been strikingly muted.
After his arraignment, Weinstein posted $1 million bail and surrendered his passport. “This defendant used his position, money and power to lure young women into situations where he was able to violate them sexually,” the prosecutor, Assistant District Attorney Joan llluzzi, said as she read the charges in New York Criminal Court.