Entertainment Desk: In Hollywood, Harvey Weinstein is hailed as a talented director, producer, and actor. However, he is currently criticized as a rapist. One of the founders of Miramax Films has also been accused of sexually harassing a number of actresses in her long career.
Hollywood actress Angelina Jolie has opened her mouth about the bitter experience of working with him. He said he did not want to work with Weinstein. That’s why he turned down an offer to play a character in Martin Scorsese’s The Aviator in his production.
In an interview with The Guardian, the actress shared her experience during the shooting of Weinstein’s Playing by Heart in 1998. When she was only 26 years old an actress. “Weinstein tried to attack me several times during that time,” Jolie said. Tried to rape me. I was not safe anywhere outside the house during the shooting. I was worried about his attack.
I saw that he was greedy towards everyone. I stayed away from him. I warned people about it. I remember Johnny (Johnny Lee Miller) being my first husband, he told others he would never let a girl go to Weinstein alone. ‘
Although Weinstein has denied all of Jolie’s allegations.
Jolie further alleged in the interview that against her will her ex-husband Pete went to Weinstein to produce the 2012 film ‘Killing Them Softly’. Which disappointed Jolie. “We had a fight over that,” he said. I was in a lot of trouble. ‘
By the way, Jolie’s divorce from Pete was finalized in 2019. A legal battle over the rights of their six children is still ongoing.