Rose McGowan has now accused Harvey Weinstein of rape.
In a chain of tweets posted on Thursday, which have been geared toward Amazon CEO Jeff Bezos, the “Charmed” actress mentioned, “I told the head of your studio that HW raped me. Over & over I said it.”
According to a New York Times record printed remaining week, McGowan gained a $100,000 agreement from Weinstein in 1997 after “an episode in a hotel room during the Sundance Film Festival.”
The 44-year-old actress declined to remark for the Times (some speculated she saved quiet as a result of her agreement will have concerned a non-disclosure settlement), but it surely didn’t prevent her from alluding to the incident in 2016.
She has additionally been specifically vocal on Twitter ever for the reason that Times record on Weinstein used to be printed.
In the previous week, McGowan has again and again referred to as out Weinstein’s supporters and petitioned to dissolve The Weinstein Company board. She’s been making such a lot noise on Twitter, if truth be told, that some imagine her account’s transient suspension on Thursday used to be because of her many accusations. (Twitter mentioned her account used to be suspended as a result of she posted anyone’s telephone quantity).
In reaction to McGowan’s suspension, Kelly Ellis, a instrument engineer, referred to as for a boycott on Twitter.
Many stood in cohesion with McGowan.
It doesn’t appear to be McGowan can be silenced to any extent further.