As she apparently attempted to escape from Harvey Weinstein’s suite at the Peninsula Beverly Hills Hotel in the Nineties, the actress Ashley Judd claims she told the mogul she would not touch him until she had won an Oscar in one of his films.
It was a joke, she said, but one that referred to Weinstein’s track record for propelling actresses to stardom. Fifteen have won the best actress Oscar for their role in one of his films and many more have won nominations that helped to launch their careers.
What’s the right price for sex? Fame and fortune?
I’m sure there are sellers at that price. Actually, we know there are sellers at much lower prices.
Not really sure what there is to be done about it really. Youth and beauty are indeed a currency. People do tend to spend on what they desire.