Harvey Weinstein charged with sexually assaulting two women in LA

This file photo taken on May 23, 2017 shows US film producer Harvey Weinstein attending the De Grisogono Party on the sidelines of the 70th Cannes Film Festival. (AFP)

Harvey Weinstein was charged on Monday in Los Angeles with rape and sexual assault in relation to two separate incidents over a two-day period in 2013.

The charges against the disgraced movie mogul came just as his high-profile sex crimes trial opened in New York.

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 09:53 - GMT 06:53