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Drunk man slaps Harvey Weinstein in the face at Arizona restaurant

Drunk man slaps Harvey Weinstein in the face at Arizona restaurant

The former movie mogul was leaving the Arizona eaterie last night when the man aimed two punches at him - causing him to stagger backwards.

A diner identified as "Steve" accosts Harvey Weinstein as he leaves a restaurant in Arizona.

Weinstein did not report the incident to police, says TMZ.

As Weinstein makes an attempt to leave, he notices that he's being filmed by someone else in the restaurant.

The person who filmed the incident asked Weinstein if he wanted to call the police. The clip shows Steve giving a messy-looking Weinstein two quick back-handed slaps to the face, and the hits were apparently hard enough to make the Hollywood rapist-who appeared to be drunk as well-stumble a bit.

At one point, Steve calls Weinstein a "piece of s**t".

Original reports stated that Weinstein had been punched in the face.

Several celebrities have accused Weinstein of rape, abuse, and other forms of sexual misconduct.

In October, TMZ also reported that Weinstein arrived in Arizona for rehab.

Gwyneth Paltrow and Angelina Jolie both came forward, sharing their own experiences with Weinstein, saying that the powerful movie producer sexually harassed them.

In spite of the fact that the previous studio head has admitted to some wrongdoing and looked for proficient help, his representative has said that "any claims of nonconsensual sex are unequivocally denied by Mr. Weinstein".

Weinstein was forced to step down as a board member at his production firm The Weinstein Company previous year (17), after the publication of exposes in The New York Times and New Yorker magazine, detailing decades of alleged sexual misconduct and assault.