30 women have come for­ward

Toronto Sun - - NEWS - IN­SIDE Pages 58, 61

Cops in New York and Lon­don are now ze­ro­ing in on sex as­sault al­le­ga­tions against fallen Tin­sel­town ti­tan Har­vey We­in­stein.

About 30 women have ac­cused the dis­graced Pulp Fic­tion pro­ducer of in­ap­pro­pri­ate con­duct over decades.

Now, NYPD spokesman Peter Don­ald said de­tec­tives are re­view­ing files to de­ter­mine if oth­ers re­ported in­ap­pro­pri­ate be­hav­iour from ro­tund movie raj.

Bri­tish cops are also in­ves­ti­gat­ing “an al­leged sex­ual as­sault in the Lon­don area in the 1980s” tied to the 65-yearold mogul.

Some of Hol­ly­wood’s lead­ing lights have spo­ken out that they were the vic­tims of We­in­stein’s cast­ing couch capers.

An­gelina Jolie, Ash­ley Judd, Rose Mc­Gowan, Gwyneth Pal­trow and oth­ers have gone pub­lic with rev­e­la­tions the poohbah sex­u­ally ha­rassed or sex­u­ally as­saulted them.

A trac­tor-trailer load of other celebri­ties have piled on We­in­stein reg­is­ter­ing their “dis­gust” and “out­rage.”

The lat­est star to emerge with a ter­ri­ble tale from the sor­did saga is Kate Beck­in­sale who claimed We­in­stein ac­costed her at 17.

And Cana­dian uber hunk Ryan Gosling said he’s “deeply dis­ap­pointed” in him­self for be­ing “so obliv­i­ous” to ru­mours of We­in­stein’s hor­mone-charged hi­jinks.

Even the star ar­guably known as the nicest in Hol­ly­wood, Tom Hanks, weighed in on We­in­stein.

“Look, I don’t want to rag on Har­vey but so ob­vi­ously some­thing went down there. You can’t buy, ‘Oh, well, I grew up in the ’60s and ’70s and so there­fore ...’ I did, too,” Hanks told USA To­day.

“So I think it’s like, well, what do you want from this po­si­tion of power? I know all kinds of peo­ple that just love hit­ting on, or mak­ing the lives of un­der­lings some de­gree of mis­er­able, be­cause they can.”

We­in­stein was fired from the com­pany he helped found on Sun­day and his wife, Ge­orgina Chap­man, kicked him to the curb Tues­day.

Now, sources say the Hol­ly­wood heavy­weight is headed to The Mead­ows rehab cen­tre in Ari­zona.

As the for­mer Tin­sel­town king­pin’s life and ca­reer im­ploded, sources told TMZ.com that We­in­stein was “sui­ci­dal.”

His daugh­ter, Romy We­in­stein, al­legedly called the LAPD claim­ing her fa­ther was ready to kill him­self. The pair ar­gued in the mid­dle of the street, TMZ said. “You’re mak­ing it worse,” We­in­stein al­legedly shouted at his daugh­ter be­fore try­ing to flag down a stranger to give him a ride.

His daugh­ter alerted 911, call­ing her fa­ther “sui­ci­dal and de­pressed.” But a source told the New York Post that Remy We­in­stein was “over­re­act­ing” out of con­cern for her fa­ther.

We­in­stein, through a spokes­woman, has de­nied any non­con­sen­sual sex­ual

Twit­ter cops si­lence Rose Mc­Gowan; and Kate Beck­in­sale speaks out. con­duct with any women.

Now, there are also fears that more Hol­ly­wood high­fliers will be blown out of the sky with lurid al­le­ga­tions.

Mean­while, it emerged Thurs­day night that We­in­stein’s con­tract had a bad be­hav­iour clause wo­ven into his deal.

TMZ re­ported that the cor­pu­lent king­pin could treat a wo­man “im­prop­erly” — as long as he shelled out money for the law­suit.

“You (We­in­stein) will pay the com­pany liq­ui­dated dam­ages of $250,000 for the first such in­stance, $500,000 for the sec­ond such in­stance, $750,000 for the third such in­stance, and $1,000,000 for each ad­di­tional in­stance,” the con­tract states, ac­cord­ing to the gos­sip site.

Ha­chette Book Group, one of the coun­try’s top pub­lish­ers, also an­nounced it has “ter­mi­nated” We­in­stein Books.

Last night, Dead­line.com re­vealed that the Pro­duc­ers Guild of Amer­ica is hold­ing an emer­gency meet­ing Satur­day to ex­pel We­in­stein.

“He will be kicked out,” a source told Dead­line. “I’m proud that we’re do­ing this.”

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