Harvey Weinstein (/ ˈ w aɪ n s t iː n /; born March 19, 1952) is an American former film producer and convicted sex offender.He and his brother, Bob Weinstein, co-founded the entertainment company Miramax, which produced successful independent films including Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989); The Crying Game (1992); Pulp Fiction (1994); Heavenly Creatures (1994); Flirting with Disaster (1996 ...
During his career as a film producer, Harvey Weinstein, formerly of Miramax Films and The Weinstein Company (TWC), exploited his influential position to commit criminal sexual acts including rape. In October 2017, The New York Times and The New Yorker reported that dozens of women had accused Harvey Weinstein of rape, sexual assault and sexual abuse over a period of at least thirty years.
07/04/2021 · It is announced that Harvey Weinstein has been sacked by the board of his company, with immediate effect.They say the decision was made "in light of new information about misconduct".
10/10/2017 · Geiss said Weinstein proceeded to get out of the tub and grab her by the forearm, pleading with her to watch him masturbate, promising to greenlight her script if she did. Geiss credited this incident as the reason she left the movie industry. "I never ever thought I would have a chance to stand up for myself against Harvey Weinstein," she said.
18/12/2021 · Harvey Weinstein would threaten to replace director Peter Jackson with Quentin Tarantino on Lord of the Rings to make him cut the runtime ... More Movies News. Trending. Jan 21, 2022.
16/03/2018 · The Harvey Weinstein scandal continues to overshadow the film industry, with the new Mary Magdalene drama from Australian director Garth Davis the latest to hit a roadblock.
According to Jackson’s manager, Ken Kamins, Weinstein was initially down with Jackson’s plan to make multiple movies but ran afoul with Disney: “Harvey was excited.