Harvey Weinstein left the Directors Guild of USA

© AP Photo / Laurent Surgeprotector Harvey WeinsteinHarvey Weinstein left the Directors Guild of USA© AP Photo / Laurent Cipriani

American film producer Harvey Weinstein, who was accused of sexual harassment, left the Directors Guild of the USA, said the publication the Wrap.

«Harvey Weinstein resigned from the Directors Guild,» — said the publication representative of the Guild. Now his name is not on the website, the newspaper notes.

In turn, the representative of the Weinstein confirmed that the film producer left the Guild, and added that it «refers to the organization with the highest respect.»

Earlier in October, Harvey Weinstein was dismissed from all his posts, he was accused of assaulting dozens of women, including actress Angelina Jolie, Ashley Judd and Gwyneth Paltrow. Weinstein was expelled from the American and British film Academy, the American television Academy, as well as from the producers Guild. Weinstein also got fired from he founded and bears his name of a company that has started negotiations on its sale to a private investor.

Recently broke a lot of scandals involving rape or sexual harassment, in the midst of which are well-known figures of show business and film industry. Under investigation for harassment is actor bill Cosby. Also, the harassment was charged with the American Director James Toback.