New lawsuit filed against the Weinstein brothers, company
The NY Attorney General has filed new civil lawsuits against Harvey Weinstein, his brother Robert, and their company.
Harvey Weinstein, the company owes money to a variety of companies and celebrities, including former first daughter Malia Obama, Jennifer Lawrence and Robert De Niro, new court papers reveal.
A 300-page document, made public a day after The Weinstein Company has announced that the bankruptcy presents a list of the creditors of the fallen movie mogul, the company owed money to the People reported on Tuesday.
Malia Obama interning at The Weinstein Company in 2017, before the allegations against Harvey Weinstein arise.
The money that allegedly leads to more than $500 million in liabilities.
The former first daughter with the name in the document interned for The Weinstein Company in 2017. It is unclear how much the company owes Obama. The former President Barack Obama and Michelle Obama previously said that she was “disgusted” by the allegations of sexual misconduct against Weinstein.
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Jennifer Lawrence was named as one of the celebrities that Harvey Weinstein, the company owes money.
The list of names is also Daniel Radcliffe, Gloria Allred, Alexis Bledel, John Legend, Aziz Ansari, Keira Knightley, Michael Bay, Jerry Seinfeld and Charlie Sheen, according to People.
The Weinstein Company announced Monday the bankruptcy protection months after more than 60 women accused the co-founder of sexual misconduct. The company, founded by brothers Bob and Harvey Weinstein, said it had entered a sale agreement with the Lantern Capital ners, which offered $310 million in cash for the assets.
Lantern Capital ners has also agreed to assume approximately $125 million in connection with the project of the debt and to cover the liabilities in connection with the entering into of certain contracts and leases.
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Weinstein was ousted from the company and the appearance of the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences after allegations of sexual misconduct.
Weinstein, through his attorneys, has repeatedly denied any non-consensual sexual contact.
Fox News’ Samuel Chamberlain and The Associated Press contributed to this report.
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