"I realize that way I've behaved with colleagues in past has caused a lot of pain," he said in a statement. The co-founder of Miramax and Weinstein Company also decided to "leave". He is one of most powerful producers in Hollywood, he had received Oscar for best film for Shakespeare in Love in 1999 and nominated in same category in 2003 for gangs of New York.
Assistants, young actresses, models ... a New York Times investigation revealed, Thursday, October 5, a series of accusations of sexual harassment directed at producer Harvey Weinstein. After decades of silence, film magnate apologized.