Harvey Weinstein sues his own company
- Author: Gwendolyn Kim Oct 27, 2017,
Oct 27, 2017, 0:34
Weinstein first offered to give her a massage, then, when she demurred, asked her to give him one, she said.
An actress is accusing Harvey Weinstein of more than just sexual assault - she says he raped her in a London hotel room, according to a report Wednesday. She revealed that before the interview with The New York Times, she told her parents what she was about to do, and her mother had this to say to her: "Go get him".
A Norwegian model and actress has accused Harvey Weinstein of raping her in her London hotel room after the 2008 BAFTA awards - joining the long line of women who have spoken out against the disgraced producer. "It's very gross", she said. Weinstein was sacked from the company on October 8, days after reports of sexual harassment by the producer ran in the New York Times. Judd's account of the incident three weeks ago in The New York Times was a key factor in Weinstein's downfall, and opened the door to an avalanche of harassment allegations against Weinstein and others and a broader cultural discussion of how women are treated in the workplace and beyond. NY state's top prosecutor has launched a civil rights investigation into The Weinstein Co. following sexual assault allegations against Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein. Board of Directors, she said at a press conference in NY.
Segments of the interview are slated to air throughout the day on ABC, beginning with Good Morning America at 7 a.m. ET, World News Tonight With David Muir at 6:30 p.m. ET, and Nightline at 12:35 a.m. ET.
Then she made a "deal". The part of me that understands the way shame works says: 'That was absolutely brilliant!',' she said.
"And I said, 'No". When I win an Oscar.' And I fled.
Judd said she remains of two minds about how she handled the shocking situation.
Judd, who starred in the Weinstein-produced Kiss the Girls, recalled meeting him at a hotel in Beverly Hills while filming the 1997 film. "Am I proud of that?" Good job, kid. You got out of there.
"It was not consensual", she said, according to the BBC.
"I believe I disassociated during that time that he was having sex with me".
Then Sawyer showed another photo from the same evening, where Weinstein is pictured holding Judd's hand, and her expression is one of discomfort. And I said, 'You do that, Harvey.