Disgraced producer Harvey Weinstein’s authorized skilled has denied new experiences suggesting his shopper allegedly pressured a 16-year-old model to grope him in commerce for a movie perform.
The unnamed lady claims she met Weinstein in 2002, when she was a teen model.
He allegedly took her once more to his SoHo condominium and knowledgeable her he’d make her a star like Gwyneth Paltrow and Penelope Cruz if she pleasured him, sooner than flattening his pants and forcing her to therapeutic therapeutic massage his penis.
The then-teen fled the apartment nonetheless nonetheless landed a job as an extra in 2004’s Nanny Diaries.
She claims she saved involved with Weinstein and agreed to fulfill him in his office in 2008, when he as soon as extra took out his penis.
After she made it clear she was not involved with pleasuring Harvey, he reportedly knowledgeable her she would under no circumstances get work in Hollywood.
The Jane Doe has joined a class movement swimsuit filed in the direction of Weinstein in December for an alleged conspiracy to cowl up his fairly a couple of acts of sexual misconduct, in accordance with TMZ.
Nonetheless Weinstein’s authorized skilled, Ben Brafman, tells the outlet, “This declare is preposterous. Like so many various ladies on this case who’ve already been uncovered as liars, this latest totally uncorroborated allegation that is nearly 20 years outdated may additionally be confirmed to be patently false.”
The movie mogul stays beneath investigation following a group of sexual assault claims in London, New York and Los Angeles.
His fall from grace as a result of the boss of The Weinstein Agency was swift after he was uncovered as an alleged sexual predator in a New York Events article printed in October, 2017.