The implosion of Hollywood MeToo organization, Time’s Up continued this week as the group announced it had dissolved an advisory board that included A-list actresses Natalie Portman, Reese Witherspoon, and Jessica Chastain.
Time’s Up has suffered a series of blows since an investigation into the sexual harassment accusations against former New York Governor Andrew Cuomo revealed that two of the group’s leaders helped him draft a letter to discredit staffer Lindsay Boylan after she claimed he touched her inappropriately. The scandal erupted further when it came out that CEO Tina Tchen further instructed Time’s Up staffers not to issue public statements in support of Boylan.
Following the resignations of Tchen and chairwoman Roberta Kaplan, the three-year-old organization’s board of directors — including actresses Eva Longoria and Ashley Judd and producer Shonda Rhimes — collectively announced they were resigning. But their statement did not mention Cuomo or Time’s Up’s involvement with him.
That statement also did not address what would become of the