Acknowledging the closed-doors "predation" that takes place in Hollywood, Damon said, "If there was ever an event that I was at and Harvey was doing this kind of thing and I didn't see it, then I am so deeply sorry, because I would have stopped it. I feel horrible for these women and it's wonderful they have this incredible courage and are standing up now".
Chapman, a prominent designer and the cofounder of the Marchesa brand, married Weinstein in 2007. He also said Weinstein and his team are planning to file a lawsuit, with any proceeds being donated to women's organizations.
Former Democratic presidential nominee Hillary ClintonHillary Diane Rodham ClintonChris Murphy's profile rises with gun tragedies DNC, RNC step up cyber protections Gun proposal picks up GOP support MORE said in a new interview that she will donate the money contributed to her campaign by film producer Harvey Weinstein. Mr. Weinstein has further confirmed that there were never any acts of retaliation against any women for refusing his advances. "Caring for my young children is my first priority and I ask the media for privacy at this time". Geiss, who told her story alongside attorney Gloria Allred on Tuesday, said Weinstein excused himself to go to the restroom, then returned only wearing a robe. Despite some reports in the media, no signs of attempted suicide were found, police said.
Harvey Weinstein (L) and Bob Weinstein pose with the Motion Picture Showmanship Award backstage at the 52nd Annual ICG Publicists Awards. I have chosen to leave my husband.
According to Froelich, Weinstein physically assaulted Traister's then-boyfriend, the journalist Andrew Goldman, after he confronted the Hollywood executive. MORE: Stars speak out against Harvey WeinsteinIn a recording obtained by The New Yorker and verified by ABC News, you can hear Italian model Ambra Battilana Gutierrez telling Weinstein, "Yesterday, you touched my breast". She adds that Weinstein was screaming profanity that cannot be printed here.
Instead of complying with the request, Froelich decided to pursue the story.
Hours before Chapman made the announcement of her decision, several more women - including Gwyneth Paltrow and Angelina Jolie - spoke on the record about facing sexual harassment from Weinstein after two bombshell investigative reports by The New York Times and The New Yorker detailed numerous sexual assault and rape allegations leveled against the disgraced movie mogul.
"Well, there's no one to give it back to". The NBC sitcom, "30 Rock", also made light of it in one episode. This will be part of that. He did not explain who "people" are.
The actor said being a father to daughter, he was disgusted by the revelations against Weinstein and if he knew about it, he would have tried to stop it.
So all of the Democrats' leaders from the past decade or more have fumbled their crisis response.