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“I’ll beat the f–k out of him! For the cash he paid me, I am not f–king doing it!'”
Throughout a current episode of “The Joe Rogan Expertise” podcast, Gandolfini’s co-stars from “The Sopranos,” Steve Schirripa and Michael Imperioli, recalled the time the actor was able to beat up the disgraced film mogul.
Weinstein was stated to have been hounding Gandolfini to look on “The Tonight Show with David Letterman” to advertise their 2012 movie “Killing Them Softly,” however Gandolfini stored refusing as he hardly ever did late night time TV interviews as a result of he did not consider himself as “attention-grabbing,” in response to Schirripa.
“He stated, ‘Harvey Weinstein retains calling, he desires me to do Letterman and I do not do speak exhibits,'” Schirripa started to inform host Joe Rogan. “And he acquired f–king nasty with Jim. And Jim stated, ‘I’ll beat the f–k out of Harvey Weinstein! He f–king calls me once more, I’ll beat the f–k out of him! For the cash he paid me, I am not f–king doing it!'”
“Swear to God. And that is earlier than all of the Harvey Weinstein s–t when he was nonetheless king s–t,” Schirripa added.
Imperioli defined that an outburst like that was uncharacteristic of Gandolfini, who wasn’t very similar to his mob boss character, Tony Soprano, from the HBO present.
“He was like a hippie,” Imperioli stated. “Ya know, he was very laid again. Ya know, he wore, like, Birkenstocks and, like, a bandana on his head. He did not actually speak like that.”
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Gandolfini handed away from a coronary heart assault on the age 51 in 2013.
In March, Weinstein was sentenced in New York Metropolis to 23 years in jail for third-degree rape and a first-degree felony sexual act.
He nonetheless awaits trial in Los Angeles for a variety of expenses together with together with forcible rape, forcible oral copulation, sexual penetration by use of power and sexual battery by restraint.
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