The Harvey Weinstein sexual assault and harassment scandal continued to unfold on Monday.Here's the latest: The Weinstein accuser count passes 50 women As of Monday, the number of women alleging sexual misconduct, harassment, assault or rape by Weinstein surpassed 50 women, including 48 named women (listed here by ; Gloria Allred's new client, former actress Heather Kerr; and an unnamed 38-year-old Italian actress whose accusation that Weinstein raped her in a hotel room in 2013 is being investigated by the Los Angeles Police Department."I later sat in my hotel room alone and wept," she writes."I wept because I had gone up the elevator when I knew better. I wept because at other times in my life, under other circumstances, I had not been able to leave." Tony Goldwyn: It happened to me, too, but not by Weinstein The near-daily revelations by women of Weinstein's alleged sexual misdeeds have spurred others, including men, to come forward with their own stories of sexual harassment by other Hollywood figures.Brit Marling: It happened to me, tooactress/writer shares that Weinstein pulled the hotel room-massage act on her in 2014.Back then, she writes, "when the industry had deemed I was legitimate fresh meat — I was, in some ways, in a slightly different position from many who had walked this gauntlet before me."I, too, went to the meeting thinking that perhaps my entire life was about to change for the better. I, too, met a young, female assistant there who said the meeting had been moved upstairs to his suite because he was a very busy man.“This was his behavior on every occasion I was alone with him,” she said.
It took me years to get over it."Matt Damon admits he knew Weinstein allegedly harassed Gwyneth Paltrow) was allegedly harassed by Weinstein.“I knew the story about Gwyneth from Ben (Affleck), because he was with her after Brad, so I knew that story,” Damon said.He was flanked by 'This Is Us' star Mandy Moore and 'Vogue' editor Anna Wintour.A massive statue of a nude woman is set to stand alongside the Washington Monument later this year.Here, he poses with Sienna Miller at a dinner in 2009.
From left to right, David Parfitt, Donna Gigliotti, Harvey Weinstein, Gwyneth Paltrow, Edward Zwick and Marc Norman all celebrate after receiving the Oscar for best picture for "Shakespeare In Love" during the 71st Annual Academy Awards Sunday, March 21, 1999 in Los Angeles.
“She had handled it and she was the first lady of (Weinstein's first company) Miramax. Always.” Damon added that Weinstein's predatory behavior was hidden from him.“He didn’t do it out in the open,” said the star.