Thescandal has been a nightmare for all his alleged victims: Now “ ” director says he’s working on a horror movie about the .
Talking to French publication, the 77-year-old said, “I’m writing a film about this scandal, a project I’m talking about with a French producer.” He added, “My character won’t be named Harvey Weinstein, but it will be a horror film, with a sexual aggressor, and it will take place in the film industry.”
Hey Brian (and other creative types), maybe don’t exploit this situation for your own personal gain?
This comes after “Glengarry Glen Ross” playwrightsaid he’s also working on a project about the accused rapist, sexual harasser, and ruiner of careers.
Mamet told thethat he’s already written a play called “Bitter Wheat,” but hasn’t yet announced when it will debut. According to Variety, has spoken to Mamet about playing Weinstein.
Besides “The Untouchables” and “Scarface,” De Palma’s films include the thriller “,” in which a porn star is killed with an electric drill, and “ ,” about a crazed cross-dresser who murders women.
He said that making his most recent film, “Domino” — withand “Game of Thrones” stars and — was “a horrible experience” and that it might not get released.