By Nicole Sperling
Updated June 23, 2009 at 12:00 PM EDT

Joseph Brooks, the 71-year-old Oscar-winning songwriter and director behind the 1977 film You Light Up My Life was indicted today in New York City on charges of raping or sexually assaulting women who answered audition ads on Craigslist, the AP is reporting. He is scheduled to be arraigned later today.