James Corden Apologizes After Weinstein Joke Blowback: ‘Sexual Assault Is No Laughing Matter’

James Corden apologized this afternoon after getting serious online blowback for his Harvey Weinstein jokes.

At a gala Friday, Corden joked a bit about the news and said at the top, “It’s a beautiful night here in LA. It’s so beautiful, Harvey Weinstein has already asked tonight up to his hotel to give him a massage.”

That and his other jokes didn’t go over well on Twitter. Rose McGowan in particular tore into him:

Corden has now apologized and said he did not intend to make Weinstein’s actions into a “laughing matter”:

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