Ex-boyfriend Brad Pitt threatened Harvey Weinstein after he made advances, claims Gwyneth Paltrow
Harvey Weinstein, who has been accused of sexual misconduct by several women since October 2017
Disgraced American film producer Harvey Weinstein has been at the receiving end of a lot of allegations since October 2017 and Hollywood actor, Gwyneth Paltrow has made a startling revelation. The actor said that her ex-boyfriend Brad Pitt threatened Harvey Weinstein when the two were dating between 1994 and 1997. On Wednesday, at the Howard Stern Show, she delved into the details of what happened between her and Harvey Weinstein and how her then-boyfriend stood up for her.
Gwyneth said when she was 22 years old, Harvey Weinstein made inappropriate sexual advances towards her and she immediately told Brad Pitt, who she was dating at the time. She had just been signed to work with Harvey Weinstein for the films Shakespeare in Love and Emma. On seeing Harvey Weinstein at the Broadway production of Hamlet, Brad Pitt threatened to kill Harvey Weinstein if he ever made her feel uncomfortable again.
The Iron Man actor tells radio personality, Howard Stern of how she is so grateful for what Brad did for because she was just starting out her acting career and was afraid of losing her job.
Harvey Weinstein, who has been accused of sexual misconduct by several women has been dismissed from Miramax, the entertainment company he started with his brother, following the allegations. After Asia Argento's powerful speech at the closing ceremony at Cannes 2018, New York federal prosecutors have started their investigation in relation to his sex crimes.