The 55-year-old actress recalled how the disgraced film producer allegedly berated her about her look whereas filming the film.
Hayek advised The Guardian, “He would name me up and scream, ‘Why do you’ve a (unibrow) and mustache? I didn’t rent you to look ugly!’” … I used to be like, ‘However didn’t you ever have a look at an image of Frida Kahlo?’”
“If a person was taking part in Cyrano de Bergerac, he wouldn’t say, ‘What’s with the nostril?’” Hayek reasoned.
She added, “I’d shake [afterward] and it did depress me, however there was a cartoon side about the entire thing.”
Hayek praised herself for being “very robust” when coping with Weinstein, who was convicted of rape and sexual assault in 2020.
“I am a pressure to be acknowledged,” Hayek mentioned. “He by no means noticed me weak. It isn’t that I am not afraid, however you are not going to see it. I may be nearly intimidating in my calm power, you already know?”
In 2017, Hayek wrote in The New York Times how she continuously rebuffed the 69-year-old’s sexual harassment.
“I do not assume he hated something greater than the phrase ‘no,'” Hayek penned on the time. “The absurdity of his calls for went from getting a livid name in the course of the evening asking me to fireplace my agent for a combat he was having with him a couple of totally different film with a special consumer to bodily dragging me out of the opening gala of the Venice Movie Pageant, which was in honor of ‘Frida,’ so I might hang around at his personal occasion with him and a few girls I assumed have been fashions however I used to be advised later have been high-priced prostitutes.”
“No to me having a shower with him. No to letting him watch me take a bathe. No to letting him give me a therapeutic massage. No to letting a unadorned good friend of his give me a therapeutic massage. No to letting him give me oral intercourse. No to my getting bare with one other girl. No, no, no, no, no,” she remembered.
Hayek additionally claimed that Weinstein even threatened her life.
“The vary of his persuasion techniques went from sweet-talking me to that one time when, in an assault of fury, he mentioned the terrifying phrases, ‘I’ll kill you, don’t assume I can’t,'” she wrote.
Hayek joined an inventory of greater than 60 girls together with Angelina Jolie, Ashley Judd, and Gwyneth Paltrow, accusing Weinstein of sexual misconduct.
Weinstein has denied all allegations of harassment and non-consensual intercourse. His rep didn’t instantly return Fox Information’ request for remark.
He’s at present serving a 23-year sentence in New York for rape and sexual assault.