Miramax co-founder Harvey Weinstein

Harvey Weinstein, the award-winning film producer has been fired from his own company, The Weinstein Company. He is mostly known for producing a slew of critically-acclaimed films such as Pulp FictionClerksThe Crying GameSex, Lies, and Videotape, Silver Linings Playbookand Good Will Hunting, even winning an Academy Award for Shakespeare in Love. Weinstein has also dabbled in theater with projects such as The ProducersBilly Elliot the Musical, and August: Osage County.

The 65-year-old’s fall from grace started when reports floated earlier this week that he has been legally battling and secretly settling sexual harassment allegations leveled by former employees and associates for decades. The controversy only got bigger when actress Ashley Judd came forward and revealed that she was also the subject of Weinstein’s alleged improper sexual ...

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