Game of Thrones star Lena Headey accuses Weinstein of harassment

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Nearly 50 women have come forward with claims that Harvey Weinstein sexually assaulted them in some way, and on Tuesday, 17 October, Lena Headey joined the growing list. When she declined his advances, he warned her to keep quiet.

The producer ended up marching Lena back downstairs to a vehicle, all while "grabbing and holding tightly to the back of my arm", leaving the 44-year-old on the brink of tears. The two met for breakfast and then Weinstein invited her to his hotel room in order to show her a script, according to Headey.

She said he had made "some suggestive comment" after taking her for a walk to the water.

Harvey Weinstein attends the "Carol" Premiere during the 68th annual Cannes Film Festival on May 17, 2015, in Cannes, France.

"I got into my vehicle and I cried". It'd be like kissing my dad!

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The fresh allegations follow several made by actresses in the U.S. against Weinstein - four of rape and more than 30 of sexual harassment - and come after his British wife Georgina Chapman said she was leaving him.

Years after this rejection, Weinstein apparently thought he'd try things with Headey again. "I believed he respected my boundary".

Over the past week-and-a-half, women in Hollywood have spoken out about hugely influential Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein, accusing him of committing a series of sexual assaults for decades and indicting the Hollywood community that knew about his behavior but didn't do anything to stop it.

Her blunt remarks apparently angered Weinstein: "He was silent after I spoke, furious", she continued.

Despite allegedly trying to forcefully take her into his room, she said the producer marched her out of the building with his grip on her, as his room keycard wouldn't work.

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Headey said he told her not to tell anyone what had happened. Not just that. She even retweeted a tweet that thanked her for calling out director, Terry Gilliam in her rant.

She noted that that was the last time she worked on a Miramax film.

"We walked to the lift and the energy shifted, my whole body went into high alert", she explained.

The disgraced Hollywood producer, who has been accused of rapes, sexual harassment and misconduct by many other actresses as well as current and former employees, was expelled from the Weinstein Company on October 9, and as well as from Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences.

Lena has been inundated with siupport since she made a decision to share her story with fans and followers, with one Twitter user writing: "This is heartbreaking". They ate and spoke about films, and a few times he'd ask about her love life.

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In an interview, Gomes said she never got over her encounter with Weintein. "He paid for my vehicle and whispered in my ear, 'Don't tell anyone about this, not your manager, not your agent.' I got into my auto and I cried".

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