Those come around with the frequency of #22 buses and are rarely lasting.
But this particular star-forming has been interesting.
"They did not know each other," said one of the law enforcement officials, who agreed to speak only on the condition of anonymity because the investigation is continuing.
"She didn't know him and he didn't know her; there is no indication she knew who he was." The two exchanged emails, and on Friday the woman went to meet Mr.
Weinstein, 63, is frustrated with the bawdy headlines and is waiting to see if the Manhattan district attorney’s office opts to pursue charges before deciding his next move, a source said.
“The question is, how much is Harvey willing to pay to make this go away? The last thing they need is her popping up at parties and premieres,” the source said.
(The model declined both the threesome and the meeting, and, fearing retribution from the famously vindictive Weinstein, has so far declined to go on the record with the story.) Another journalist we spoke with had heard similar stories, all secondhand—an indie film producer had told her that stories of Weinstein's behavior will "make Bill Cosby look like a monk." People in the film industry, she said, understand Weinstein's M. to be the following: he holds "casting sessions" at his office on Friday evenings when he can be alone, and that he greets women in his bathrobe.
But while stories of Harvey's here's a quick bullet-pointed rundown), rumors of the powerful producer leveraging his industry power for sexual satisfaction—consensual or otherwise—have tended to remain unaired, confined to hushed conversation and seedier gossip-blog comment threads.But Blake Lively is not only in the company of the small-screeners who've reached for the brass rail of film.She's in that elite club where the crash and burn is just as swift and harsh, but even more vivid and public: the Harvey Weinstein club.Weinstein at his offices at the Tribeca Film Center, at 375 Greenwich Street in Lower Manhattan, the official said.It appears the two met in private, according to the official, and it was during that meeting that she claims he touched her inappropriately.A New York-based tabloid journalist told me recently that a model friend of his encountered Weinstein at a North American film festival a few years ago.