The man allegedly went up to Harvey and said, "you're a piece of sh*t for what you did to these women", and he then attempted to attack Harvey. The restaurant manager said that Weinstein was polite about denying the request, but Steve claimed that the embattled former studio head was "belligerent". However, the entire incident was captured on video that TMZ obtained.
Steve had reportedly approached Weinstein earlier in the evening to take a photo, but the producer declined.More news: 3 injured after Trump Tower in midtown Manhattan caught fire
Yes, in case you've forgotten, over 60 women have accused him of extreme sexual assault.
The audio, like the original video of the slap, was published by TMZ. The Paradise Valley Police Department told The Arizona Republic that it had received no calls from the restaurant's location nor reports about the incident.
TMZ reported that the man behind the camera asked Weinstein if he wanted to call the police, but Weinstein declined and everyone went their separate ways. Mr. Weinstein has further confirmed that there were never any acts of retaliation against any women for refusing his advances.More news: Kanye West rapped on phone to fan battling with cancer
Weinstein has spent the last two months at the €30,000-a-month The Meadows rehabilitation facility in Arizona, where House of Cards actor Kevin Spacey, 58, is also being treated.
Weinstein has been coming to Arizona since a New York Times story exposed him as a serial sexual predator.More news: Twitch Gets Exclusive Rights to the Overwatch League