Uma Thurman mentioned she needs justice and hopes Harvey Weinstein results in courtroom for his alleged crimes in opposition to the actress and different ladies.
Showing on “Late Evening with Seth Meyers” Monday, Thurman addressed the allegations she made in opposition to the disgraced film mogul in an interview with The New York Occasions.
“Effectively, you’ve obtained to be a citizen and you may’t depart individuals alone holding the bag of reality by themselves,” Thurman mentioned after host Seth Meyers applauded her bravery for talking out.
“There is no such thing as a one I want to get due course of greater than him,” she added.
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Thurman mentioned within the report that Weinstein attacked her at a London lodge suite after that they had a wierd encounter in a steam room in Paris.
“It was such a bat to the pinnacle. He pushed me down,” the 47-year-old actress mentioned. “He tried to shove himself on me. He tried to show himself. He did all types of disagreeable issues. However he didn’t truly put his again into it and pressure me.”
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Thurman, who collaborated with the producer on seven motion pictures, additionally mentioned Weinstein threatened to spoil her profession over the incident.
A consultant for Weinstein mentioned in a earlier assertion to Individuals he by no means threatened her profession however admitted he “misinterpret her alerts.”
“Mr. Weinstein acknowledges making a cross at Ms. Thurman in England after misreading her alerts in Paris,” the assertion learn. “He instantly apologized.”
The rep additionally denied Weinstein “bodily assaulted” Thurman and mentioned the claims have been “unfaithful.”
“There was no bodily contact throughout Mr. Weinstein’s awkward cross and Mr. Weinstein is saddened and puzzled as to ‘why’ Ms. Thurman, somebody he considers a colleague and a pal, waited 25 years to make these allegations public, noting that he and Ms. Thurman have shared a really shut and mutually useful working relationship the place they’ve made a number of very profitable movie initiatives collectively,” the assertion learn.
Thurman is certainly one of greater than 60 ladies who’ve accused Weinstein of sexual misconduct.
Allegations in opposition to the film producer first surfaced in a New York Occasions article in October 2017. Within the article, a number of ladies mentioned Weinstein sexually harassed and assaulted them all through the famed producer’s decades-long profession.