Affleck denies knowing about sexually assaulted in 1997: Weinstein

Vastavam web: Disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein is using an email allegedly written by Hollywood star Ben Affleck to rebuff Rose McGowan’s claim that the producer sexually assaulted her in 1997.According to a statement from Weinstein’s attorney Ben Brafman, two people whom McGowan claims to have informed about her alleged assault at the time – her then-manager and Affleck – have denied that the actor reported the attack to them, reported People magazine.McGowan has previously claimed in a series of tweets that Affleck knew about the alleged assault.Brafman said that McGowan’s claims that the film producer sexually assaulted her is “a bold lie”.