An intermediary introduced him to me as 'the most powerful producer in Hollywood.' As an aspiring actress, I was of course eager to meet people in the industry but cautious about strangers, and the intentions of men in general.
So I tried to vet this famous producer by asking my dinner-table companions what they knew of him.
" Judd told the exposé opened with a powerful story about Ashley Judd when, two decades ago, she was allegedly invited to Weinstein's Peninsula Beverly Hills hotel room.
" Judd told the 's Women in Power Issue in 2015, Judd previously shared the story of her encounter, albeit without mentioning Weinstein by name.
Then he pushed me into the bed and his pants were down and he lifted up my skirt. When she declined, Huett says Weinstein was persistent and eventually he wore her down.
Weinstein then allegedly began to suggest he perform oral sex on Huett.
However, upon arriving at Weinstein's home for a movie screening, things took a decidedly insidious turn. Before long, he said he wanted to take off his pants.
About 15 minutes into the film, Weinstein told Nyong'o he wanted to show her something.him"Harvey led me into a bedroom — his bedroom — and announced that he wanted to give me a massage," Nyong'o recounted. I told him not to do that and informed him that it would make me extremely uncomfortable." When he started to take his pants off anyway, Nyong'o moved for the door and managed to leave. A few months later, Weinstein would proposition Nyong'o in a restaurant, telling her that she had to do certain things if she hoped to have any career.
At the time, she told revealed that the then-23-year-old actor had reached a 0,000 settlement with Weinstein over an incident in a hotel room during the Sundance Film Festival.He asked her for a massage or if she could watch him shower."How do I get out of the room as fast as possible without alienating Harvey Weinstein?In detail, the actor described how one of the industry's most famous movie moguls had lured her into his hotel room and made sexual advances on her.At the time, she told 's Women in Power Issue in 2015, Judd previously shared the story of her encounter, albeit without mentioning Weinstein by name.