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But Harvey Weinstein is lamenting his accomplishments, which he says have been washed away by the more than 80 women who have made accusations “ I feel like the forgotten man ,’’ Weinstein told The New York Post in an interview Friday at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center
More than 80 women have accused the now infamous Hollywood mogul of sexual misconduct - from harassment to actual rape, which resulted in his production company going bankrupt last year.
The flood of sexual harassment and assault allegations against him brought on the tide of the #MeToo movement.
But Harvey Weinstein is lamenting his accomplishments, which he says have been washed away by the more than 80 women who have made accusations against him.
“I feel like the forgotten man,’’ Weinstein told The New York Post in an interview Friday at New York-Presbyterian/Weill Cornell Medical Center, where he had surgery the day before to remove bone plates compressing his vertebrae.
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Weinstein says he feels like the " forgotten man ," going on to add He also says he got Felicity Huffman an Academy Award nom by casting her in "Transamerica" a move he considers super progressive, and something he thinks he deserves credit for.
Disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein is not backing down from whatever version of a comeback he ’s attempting to mount, as evidenced by In the conversation, playing up his supposed ailing health — walker and blood-draining tube in tow — Weinstein said , “ I feel like the forgotten man … I made
The disgraced movie mogul told The Post he should be remembered for doing more than anyone else to advance the careers of women.
“I made more movies directed by women and about women than any filmmaker, and I’m talking about 30 years ago. I’m not talking about now when it’s vogue," Weinstein said. "I did it first! I pioneered it!”
“It all got eviscerated because of what happened,’’ Weinstein added. “My work has been forgotten.’’
Gallery: Harvey Weinstein's opulent Hollywood career (USA Today)
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Harvey Weinstein has complained he feels like “ the forgotten man ” and that his “pioneering” work “ I feel like the forgotten man ,” he told the paper. “ I made more movies directed by women and He also said his production company championed social causes including buying the distribution rights
" I feel like the forgotten man ," Weinstein , who is scheduled to go to trial in January for charges of rape, predatory sexual assault and criminal sexual act against two women ( he has pleaded not guilty to all charges), told the New York Post. " I made more movies directed by women and about women than
During the interview, his first in more than a year, The Post said Weinstein refused to speak about the allegations against him and threatened to end the discussion at questions he didn’t like.
Weinstein is facing trial in New York Jan. 6 on five sex crime charges, including rape and sexual assault. His bail was raised last week from $1 million to $5 million after allegations he mishandled his electronic ankle monitor, which his lawyers blamed on "technical glitches."
Weinstein has pleaded not guilty to the charges against him. He has been free on $1 million bail since his arrest in May 2018.
Last week, The New York Times and Variety reported Weinstein was close to a $25 million settlement deal over civil suits with more than 30 of his accusers under terms in which he won't have to pay nor admit to wrongdoing.
During the interview, Weinstein talked about his charity work – “This was a company that took social issues and tackled them" – and his humble beginnings in Flushing, Queens.
“I want this city to recognize who I was instead of what I’ve become.” he said.
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Credit Unions urged to sign up for micro-loan scheme aimed at steering people away from moneylenders .
The government is scrapping an attached charge to try entice more credit unions to offer the loans.It comes as the government scraps a 25 cent charge attached per transaction for credit unions offering the “It Makes Sense” loans.