Harvey Weinstein

Harvey Weinstein is an American former film producer and convicted sex offender.

After leaving Miramax, Weinstein and his brother Bob founded The Weinstein Company, a mini-major film studio.

Harvey Weinstein

He was co-chairman, alongside Bob, from 2005 to 2017.

Weinstein was born on March 19, 1952, in the Flushing section of Queens, New York City, to diamond cutter Max Weinstein and his wife, Miriam.

His family is Jewish, and his maternal grandparents immigrated from Poland.

Forcible rape, forcible oral copulation, forcible sexual penetration, and forcible sexual battery by restraint are all felony counts against Weinstein.

In connection with an incident in 2010, Weinstein was charged on April 10, 2020, with sexual battery by restraint on a third victim.