The Hollywood actress speaks out about her expertise on ‘Frida’
Actress Salma Hayek says she was subjected to undesirable sexual advances by producer Harvey Weinstein, who allegedly threatened to kill her in a match of rage when she turned him down.
Becoming a member of actresses like Rose McGowan, Ashley Judd and Lupita Nyong’o, Hayek detailed her alleged experiences to the New York Instances. The producer has denied all allegations towards him.
She mentioned she repeatedly mentioned no to the producer’s sexual advances over numerous years, at “lodge after lodge, location after location, the place he would present up unexpectedly”.
Each refusal was met along with his “Machiavellian rage,” she mentioned, and in a single “assault of fury” he mentioned: “I’ll kill you, do not suppose I can not,” she claimed.
“Realizing what I do know now, I’m wondering if it wasn’t my friendship with them — and Quentin Tarantino and George Clooney — that saved me from being raped,” Hayek informed the newspaper.
Hayek say she was approached by reporters final fall about her experiences with Weinstein, however selected to not focus on them publicly as a result of she thought she had made peace along with her previous.
“In actuality, I used to be attempting to save lots of myself the problem of explaining a number of issues to my family members: Why, after I had casually talked about that I had been bullied like many others by Harvey, I had excluded a few particulars,” she defined.