Harvey Weinstein's Wife Georgina Chapman Leaving Him Amid Sexual Assault Allegations

Updated On 11 Oct, 2017 Published On

For more than two decades the American film producer and former film studio executive of The Weinstein Company from 2005-17, Harvey Weinstein is alleged of sexual harassment and assault. The 56-year old producer of the "Sex, Lies, and Videotape" has been accused by multiple women of sexual harassment.

Following the accusation, Harvey recently experienced a sort of a threat by his wife of 10 years, Georgina Chapman- the co-founder of the fashion label Marchesa- who announced that she would leave her husband.

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Sexual Accusations And Its Impact On Harver Weinstein Married Life

Georgina Chapman who has two children Indi Pearl, 7 and Dashiell, 4 with Harver Weinstein announced on Tuesday, September 10 that she would leave her husband following the sexual accusations against him.

Georgina Champman announced that she would live her husband Harver Weinstein

Georgina Champman announced that she would live her husband Harver Weinstein 

Source: The Washington Post

Chapman also expressed her grief to all those who suffered from the behavior of her husband and mentioned that she has decided to leave Weinstein for the betterment of her children. Moreover, Georgina asked for some privacy at the moment and being a mother she doesn't want her children to know about their father's harassment feud. 

She stated to the PEOPLE,

 My heart breaks for all the women who have suffered tremendous pain because of these unforgivable actions. I have chosen to leave my husband. Caring for my young children is my first priority and I ask the media for privacy at this time.

Georgina Chapman's first priority at the moment is her children

Georgina Chapman's first priority at the moment is her children

Source: NY Daily News

Weinstein who was fired from his film studio on Sunday has denied all the harassment allegations. Initially, he said that his wife Chapman was standing behind him, but Chapman's recent actions seem to be completely in contrast with his claims. In an interview with the New York Times Weinstein said,

She stands 100 percent behind me. Georgina and I have talked about this at length,

Harvey Weinstein stated to The New York Times that Georgina Chapman helped him to be a better man

Harvey Weinstein stated to The New York Times that Georgina Chapman helped him to be a better man

Source: Crime Online

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Chapman who tied the knot with Weinstein in 2007 announced her statement to the PEOPLE just after a week to the New York Times report in which eight women including Ashley Judd, Angelina Jolie, and Gwyneth Paltrow spoke out against Weinstein's sexual harassment.