TV Journalist Says Harvey Weinstein Masturbated In Front Of Her
- Author: Rogelio Becker Oct 08, 2017,
Oct 08, 2017, 0:33
The movie star stands alongside several other actresses who have made harassment claims against the Hollywood producer, including Ashley Judd - who revealed she was lured to Weinstein's hotel room once and asked to perform sexual favors.
Sivan claimed Weinstein offered to give her a tour of Socialista, a Cuban-themed club in which Weinstein was an investor.
Once Sivan and Weinstein exited the kitchen, however, she and her friend left the club immediately, at which point Sivan said she recounted the events to her friend. Sivan says that Weinstein contacted her the next day saying he "had a great time last night" and asked if she wanted to meet him after a trip.
According to Sivan, the incident occurred at a Manhattan nightclub called Socialista, connected to the well-known Italian restaurant Cipriani in 2007.
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"Sivan said she was deeply shocked by Weinstein's behavior and was frozen and didn't know what to do or say", reports HuffPo. Weinstein then allegedly undid his trousers and started masturbating in front of her. Sivan says Weinstein ejaculated quickly into a potted plant that was in the vestibule and then proceeded to zip up his trousers and they walked back into the kitchen. Read the full (and disturbing) Huffington Post article right here.
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"As Harvey has said, it is important for him to get professional help for the problems he has acknowledged", according to the company.
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