Jay-Z Looking To Buy Harvey Weinstein's Company Share

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Disgraced Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein has been filmed trying to flag down a vehicle outside his daughter's Los Angeles home, amid reports he is suicidal.

According to a report by TMZ, the daughter of disgraced Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein called 911 this morning to report that he father was feeling suicidal.

TMZ reported Wednesday Jay has been consulting with his team of investors, including a movie producer and billionaire, to consider buying Weinstein's 23% stake in the company. AI's previously financed films like The Butler and I, Tonya for Miramax and TWC, as well as other movies like Hacksaw Ridge. The letter says that since Harvey Weinstein was co-chair of the company when they issued the loan, and he isn't anymore, that's a "material adverse change", giving them an out. Weinstein is now in settlement talks with the studio and has said he's open to an outside relationship after he returns from sex rehab in Europe.

Harvey was a frequent guest at The White House and has raised and donated over a million dollars in funds for Democrats of the House dating back to Bill Clinton.

In the aftermath of the bombshell sexual misconduct allegations against the mega-producer, Harvey Weinstein's wife announced she was leaving him.

Several stars have hit out at Harvey following the claims, including Jennifer Lawrence, George Clooney, Angelina Jolie, Leonardo DiCaprio, Meryl Streep and Kate Winslet.

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