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Harvey Weinstein (born March 19, 1952) is an American convicted of sexual offences and a former film producer. He and his brother Bob Weinstein co-founded miramax entertainment company, which produced successful independent films including Sex, Lies and Video (1989), Crying (1992), Pulp Fiction (1994), Heavenly Creatures (1994), Flirting with Disaster (1996), and Shakespeare in Love (1998). Weinstein won an Academy Award for Shakespeare in Love and seven Tony Awards for plays and musicals, including producers, Billy Elliot, and August: Osage County. After leaving Miramax, Weinstein and his brother Bob founded the Weinstein Company, a mini-film studio. He was co-chair, along with Bob, from 2005 to 2017. in October 2017, after sexual assault allegations dating back to the late 1970s, Weinstein was fired from his company and expelled from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. More than 80 women had made allegations against Weinstein by October 31. These allegations have sparked a campaign #MeToo on social media and numerous allegations of sexual assault against (and separating) powerful men around the world; this phenomenon is referred to as the "Weinstein Effect". Weinstein was arrested and charged with rape in New York in May 2018. He was convicted of two of five offences in February 2020, sentenced to 23 years in prison and serving his sentence at Wendy's Correctional Facility. The earliest possible release date is November 9, 2039.