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Myleene Klass hits out at Harvey Weinstein ‘enablers'

The TV presenter is said to have met the movie producer in Cannes.

Myleene Klass has hit out at what she called Harvey Weinstein’s “enablers”.

Friends of the 39-year-old star have previously alleged that she was propositioned by the movie mogul.

Klass has now told ITV show Lorraine: “I sat as close as you’re sitting to me now, and I sat  through two hours of a dinner with him.

“There’s nothing to tell other than he is exactly as they say he is, from my own experience.”

Klass told the show: “What I think is more interesting about the Harvey Weinstein situation is … it takes a bigger team to make those actions come together.

“I didn’t have that lunch with him alone … He had a team of people around.

“They are enablers, without a shadow of a doubt.”

She went on: “There are more people who should be accountable than just the man in question. He should also be held accountable.”

Harvey Weinstein (Anthony Devlin/PA)
Harvey Weinstein (Anthony Devlin/PA)

According to a previous report in the Sun, the TV presenter met Weinstein in Cannes in 2010.

But she told him to “f*** off” when the married film boss assumed she would sleep with him, and she was presented with a “confidentiality agreement”, the newspaper said.

Several high-profile women have made allegations against Weinstein, who has denied allegations of non-consensual sex.

UK police are investigating assault allegations against the producer and officers in New York and Los Angeles have also opened investigations.

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