Over a dozen actresses and models have come forward to accuse Harvey Weinstein of sexual harassment and sexual assault, including Angelina Jolie and Cara Delevingne. Read their stories here.
Harvey Weinstein has nowhere to hide as more and more women come forward to accuse him of alleged sexual assault, sexual harassment, and blackmail. The legendary producer has been chased out of Hollywood, losing his job at The Weinstein Company, and ultimately his marriage to wife Georgina Chapman. As the days go by, famous actresses like Rose McGowan, Angelina Jolie, and Gwyneth Paltrow have chimed in to share their own horrific stories about Weinstein’s alleged misconduct. Click through our gallery above to read the accounts from 14 of those women.
Cara Delevingne is the latest woman to come forward and share a haunting account of her experience with Weinstein. She posted an emotional message on Twitter detailing a meeting she once had with the producer about an upcoming role. Weinstein allegedly asked him to come to his hotel room after meeting with the film’s director. There, he allegedly wanted Cara to kiss another woman who was in the hotel room. When she declined, he allegedly tried to kiss her himself.
Angelina told The New York Times that she had a meeting with Weinstein very early in his career, at which he allegedly sexually harassed her. She left his hotel room, and never worked with him again. Game of Thrones star Lena Headey also revealed two gross encounters with Weinstein via Twitter, the first of which happened at the Venice Film Festival:
“At one point Harvey asked me to take a walk down to the water, I walked down with him and he stopped and made some suggestive comment, a gesture, I just laughed it off, I was genuinely shocked,” she said. “I remember thinking, it’s got to be a joke, I said something like.. ‘Oh come on mate?!?? It’d be like kissing my dad!! Let’s go get a drink, get back to the others.’ I was never in any other Miramax film.”
Years later, in LA, Headey met with Weinstein to discuss a potential project. He was inappropriate with her again. “I had always carried the thought that he’d never try anything with me again, not after I’d laughed and said never in a million years. I believed that he respected my boundary.” She claims that Harvey invited her up to his hotel room to look at the script, and she suddenly felt like she was in danger. “The lift was going up and I said to Harvey, ‘I’m not interested in anything other than work, please don’t think I got in here with you for any other reason, nothing is going to happen.’” She claims he then “marched” her out of the hotel and told her to never talk about it with anyone.
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