Harvey Weinstein CBE (born March 19, 1952) is an American former film producer. He and his brother Bob Weinstein co-founded the entertainment company Miramax, which produced several successful independent films, including Sex, Lies, and Videotape (1989), The Crying Game (1992), Pulp Fiction (1994), Heavenly Creatures (1994), Flirting with Disaster (1996), and Shakespeare in Love (1998).
Weinstein won an Academy Award for producing Shakespeare in Love, and garnered seven Tony Awards for a variety of plays and musicals, including The Producers, Billy Elliot the Musical, and August: Osage County. After leaving Miramax, Weinstein and his brother Bob founded The Weinstein Company, a mini-major film studio. He was co-chairman, alongside Bob, from 2005 to 2017.
Gallery: How to get over a break-up: Advice from Hollywood’s biggest stars (BANG Showbiz)The 'Tourist' star - who has six children with Brad - described her encounter with Weinstein as "beyond a pass" that she "had to escape".
She continued: “If you get yourself out of the room, you think he attempted but didn’t, right? The truth is that the attempt and the experience of the attempt is an assault. " Angelina refused to work with or be associated with him again, but as for Brad, 57, he went on to star in The Weinstein Company’s 2009 film 'Inglourious Basterds' and 2012's 'Killing Them Softly', which "hurt" Angelina and led to the pair rowing.Read more on msn.com