He grew up an unathletic honors student sharing a room with his brother in a lower-middle-class housing development.
At 15, Harvey started going to foreign films at art-house cinemas.
He played cards on Saturday nights with other boys who couldn’t get dates.
He had a “funny, whiny” voice, and was often bullied, according to former classmates, but he was persistent, sure of himself, an operator.
Weinstein obviously can’t speak to anonymous allegations, but with respect to any women who have made allegations on the record, Mr. Mayer, he was.” Harvey Weinstein has demonstrated his power and influence at the Academy Awards for decades.