Steve says he walked up to Weinstein and said, "You're such a piece of s*** for what you did to these women", and then punched him in the face twice.
While it may be assumed that the attack was related to the numerous sexual assault allegations against him, the manager claims Steve was mad with Weinstein after he didn't want to have his photo taken. The two shook hands and the man left however, when Weinstein and his coach left the venue, the man began shouting at Weinstein. But, whatevs, that's NOT the point of this article.
As Weinstein was leaving the restaurant, Steve followed the disgraced Hollywood producer and lunged for him - slapping him twice while his friend filmed the altercation. Weinstein did stumble, but way after he caught the hand to the face so it looked like he tripped more than anything.
The restaurant manager claims Weinstein dodged two punches and nearly fell over as he stepped back.More news: Update from Microsoft protects Windows 10 Mobile handsets from Meltdown and Spectre
Following these cases and reports, Weinstein was terminated from his organization, restricted from the Producer's Guild of America and removed from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. Also, how are you lucid and allow yourself to get disrespected like that?
Steve said to the website he "had quite a bit to drink" and asked his friend to record a video of Steve confronting Weinstein.
Angelina Jolie, Gwyneth Paltrow, Lupita N'yongo and Ashley Judd are among the women to accuse Weinstein of making an unwanted sexual advance when they were young actresses.
Weinstein is under investigation by authorities in New York, Los Angeles, Beverly Hills and London.