At that point, I started throwing up while a set frozen still waited to shoot. Once before, Julie Taymor got him to settle for a tango ending in a kiss instead of the lovemaking scene he wanted us to shoot between the character Tina Modotti, played by Ashley Judd, and Frida. It was because I would be naked with her for Harvey Weinstein. Sign Up for the Opinion Today Newsletter Every weekday, get thought-provoking commentary from Op-Ed columnists, The Times editorial board and contributing writers from around the world. There was no room for negotiation.
Harvey Weinstein Is My Monster Too
He had been constantly asking for more skin, for more sex.
Salma Hayek alleges 'monster' Harvey Weinstein forced her to do a sex scene with another woman
The Weinstein empire, which was then Miramax, had become synonymous with quality, sophistication and risk taking — a haven for artists who were complex and defiant. So I agreed to do the senseless scene. I had to take a tranquilizer, which eventually stopped the crying but made the vomiting worse.