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Harvey Weinstein accuser Annabella Sciorra tried to ‘fight off' Hollywood producer during alleged rape

28 days ago   |   By Metro

Annabella Sciorra was the first to take to the stand against Harvey Wesinstein
Annabella Sciorra says she tried to ‘fight off' Harvey Weinstein while recalling details of the moment he allegedly raped her 25 years ago.
Weinstein has consistently claimed all sexual relationships he has had have been consensual. He is currently on trial in New York and has pleaded not guilty to five charges, including rape and sexual assault, relating to two accusers - Ms Mimi Haleyi and Ms Jessica Mann.
In the prosecution's opening statement, they described the movie producer as a ‘sexual predator and...
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Sopranos actor re-enacts alleged rape at Weinstein trial: 'I was trying to fight'

Sopranos actor re-enacts alleged rape at Weinstein trial: 'I was trying to fight'

28 days ago   |   By The Guardian

Annabella Sciorra's shocking testimony marks first time the Weinstein sex crimes trial directly heard from one of his accusers Weinstein trial opens with shocking details of alleged attacks on six women In a packed courtroom in the New York supreme court in Manhattan on Thursday, the former Sopranos actor Annabella Sciorra held her arms above her head, wrists locked, in a physical re-enactment of the moment she alleged that the disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein forcibly pinned her to her bed. “He took my hands and put them over my head to hold them back,” the actor said, staring...
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