Both Uma Thurman and Jennifer Lawrence Rightfully Kicked Harvey Weinstein Around on Late Night
Currently promoting her Broadway star turn in The Parisian
Woman, Uma Thurman stopped in Monday on Late Night
with Seth Meyers, and spent most of the interview joking
about how Broadway actors have the hardest job in show
business. Until the very end.
Eventually, Meyers brings up Thurman’s recent
interview with the New York Times, in which she
alleged that she was attacked by Harvey Weinstein, also
detailing an incident on the set of Kill Bill where
she was seriously injured in a car crash after director Quentin
Tarantino ignored her concerns. Meyers comments on how brave
the people coming forward have been, and thanks Thurman
“You’ve gotta be a citizen, and you can’t leave people alone
holding the bag of truth by themselves,” Thurman replies,
followed by an extended applause break.
“There’s no one I wish to get due process more than him,” she
adds, which could actually
Over on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert, Jennifer
Lawrence got a little more graphic, as is her style.
After drinking a number of rum shots, Lawrence talks about her
plans to take a year off and talk to kids about the government.
She then kicks off her shoes and gets into how Harvey Weinstein
dragged her name into his filth.
“He is just that horrible ass boil that does not go away—you
pop the ass boil…and it just does not go away,” says
Lawrence, adding that she had to come up with a statement in
the middle of the night after Weinstein insinuated she was a
supporter. She says she can’t believe “his awfulness is still
The rest of the segment is full of tidbits about Amy Schumer’s
wedding, and a confession that Lawrence has a serious crush on
Larry David, which I guess makes it even clearer what her