‘As she walked away, he said, “I know you were feeling what I was feeling when we met the other night” and then regaled me with offers of a lavish life filled with trips around the world on private planes etc.
‘IF I would be his girlfriend.’ And then there were three.
Video, via Access Hollywood: Update – p.m.: Weinstein will reportedly challenge his firing from The Weinstein Company at the next board meeting.
The Guardian: “She told me she had had a distressing encounter with Harvey Weinstein,” Firth told the Guardian. It’s the only direct account of this kind of behaviour by Harvey Weinstein that’s ever been told to me.”An English actor who was on the brink of a career in the British film industry in the 1990s has told how her trajectory was “massively cut down” after an alleged sexual assault by Harvey Weinstein in a London hotel.
“I don’t think she went into all the horrific detail I’ve read in her interview. Sophie Dix claimed the Hollywood mogul performed an unwelcome sexual act in her presence after she was invited up his room at the Savoy hotel “to watch some rushes” – a film production term for unprocessed footage from a day’s filming.
On top of all that, it appears as though the Weinstein people found her incompetent and called on her to resign.
Update – p.m.: Goldman Sachs, Amazon may sever ties with The Weinstein Company Update – p.m.: The list of accusers so far… Update – a.m.: Colin Firth says Sophie Dix told him about Weinstein’s sexual assault and he feels ashamed for remaining silent. “It was a long time ago and I don’t know if she remembers telling me, but the fact that I had that conversation has come back to haunt me in the light of these revelations.