“I was definitely not the only one”.
Wendy Murphy, a women’s rights attorney, said that many victims of harassment have legitimate reasons to fear retaliation after reporting an incident. Over the past year I’ve asked Lisa Bloom [Civil Rights Attorney] to tutor me and she’s put together a team of people. “I hope we are now seeing the beginning of the end of these abuses”, wrote actor Mark Ruffalo in a tweet. Instead of finding a bustling kitchen when Weinstein and Sivan got down there, Sivan said there were just a couple people sweeping – who Weinstein shooed away.
While “Guardians of the Galaxy” director James Gunn tweeted, “If even 1/10th of the stories about Harvey Weinstein are true (and I believe they are), then good f***ing riddance”.
Streep’s statement has garnered a wave of criticism, largely from those questioning her assertion that she was unaware of the series of claims against Weinstein.
The TV reporter who is says Harvey Weinstein masturbated in front of her is opening up about why she kept quiet about the alleged harassment for 10 years.
“We walked through this kitchen into, like a vestibule – where there are bathrooms and a hallway and a door out to this restaurant, was locked”.
“That’s when I said, ‘Oh no. I didn’t work with him, I didn’t need anything from him”, she said. I said, ‘Whoa, whoa, whoa. I had no idea that that’s what this was. I’m sorry. I have a very serious boyfriend and I’m not interested.’ And I thought it would end there.
Campbell – an artist and writer whose late dad was the sixth Earl of Cawdor – said her outrage quickly turned to fear, noting how the movie mogul “is huge, a pockmarked bullock, like a hitman from The Sopranos”.
One was Ashley Judd who he invited to his hotel room and asked if he could give her a massage or she could watch him shower. Step two is having a wider conversation about the culture within an organization.
“[He] said, “Well then stand there and be quiet” …”
A representative of Weinstein Books has not yet responded to a request for comment about the status of the deal.
His lawyer Charles Harder, hired to prepare a lawsuit against the Times, said the newspaper’s report “relies on mostly hearsay accounts and a faulty report, apparently stolen from an employee personnel file, which has been debunked by nine different eyewitnesses”.
As more fearless ladies come forward with their accounts, we sum up which women in the film industry have so far spoken out against Harvey, accusing him of assault or harassment. “Enough is enough with this guy”.
“It was kind of a awful kept secret in Hollywood, that he had this type of behavior”, Sivan said. Weinstein not being mocked by SNL caused complaints, especially as the show previously mocked names like Bill O’Reilly, Roger Ailes and Donald Trump for the same thing.