Hollywood filmmaker James Cameron revealed that he “almost beat Harvey Weinstein at the Oscars” at the 1998 Academy Awards. Fight.
Harvey, the Hollywood broker who produced Pulp Fiction, Shakespeare in Love, and Gangs of New York, has launched a “me too” allegation of sexual abuse at the highest levels of American business. movement and became one of the most prominent targets of the “Time’s Up” movement. industry and media. In February 2020, a Manhattan jury found him guilty of raping a former aspiring woman and sexually assaulting a production assistant. A judge sentenced him to her 23 years in prison. In 2017, James told Vanity Fair, “I remember getting into a fight with Harvey Weinstein and beating him at the Oscars. It happened on the ground floor of [the theater].”
Recalling the incident that led to their fight, James said: “And the music started back in our seats. People around us were like, ‘Not here! Parking lot, but music.’ was on and it wasn’t okay there when I wanted to go live it’s a pretty long story but it’s about Guillermo del Toro and how badly he was treated in the mimic Miramax Harvey came to me and talked about how great they are for artists.I read chapters and verses about how great he is for artists based on my friend’s experience. It just led to a discussion.