SALMA Hayek has opened up about her horrifying experience with Harvey Weinstein, claiming he once threatened hayek kill her after she turned down his advances.
In an opinion piece for The New York TimesHayek, 51, revealed she was urged by friends - including Ashley Judd - to open up about her experiences with the Miramax mogul, but didn't because she thought she had "brainwashed" herself "into thinking that it was over" and that she "survived".
While working on Miramax's Fridafor which she earned an Oscar nomination, Hayek learned her good friend Weinstein, 65, wasn't the person she thought he was. He had validated the last 14 years of my life. He had taken a chance on me - a nobody.
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He had said yes," Hayek wrote. No to letting him watch me take a shower. No to letting him give me a massage.
No to letting a naked friend of his give me lesbian massage. No to letting him give me oral sex.
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No to my abe and colt naked with another salma. Hayek claimed Weinstein dragged her "out of the opening gala of the Venice Film Festival, which was in honour of Frida, " so that she could attend a private party with him and scene models, who she later learned were "high-priced prostitutes". She also claimed he threatened her.