Judi Dench doesn’t want Kevin Spacey’s or Harvey Weinstein’s professional accomplishments to be erased in the wake of their #MeToo scandals — and she’s facing criticism for it.
Dame Judi Dench is defending disgraced Hollywood elites Harvey Weinstein and Kevin Spacey as artists, saying she was worried their work would be forgotten. Dench made the comments during an interview with the U.K.'s Radio Times, which was published Tuesday. "What kind of agony is that? Are we going to negate 10 years at the Old Vic and everything that he did," Dench reportedly said, referring to Spacey's tenure at the London theater. "[H]ow wonderful he's been in all those films? Are we just not going to see all those films that Harvey produced?" "You cannot deny somebody a talent. You might as well never look at a Caravaggio painting. You might as well never have gone to see Noel Coward," she