Harvey Weinstein could also be a lifetime behind bars — however he’s nonetheless up on the most recent culinary tendencies.
Earlier than the disgraced film mogul’s digital extradition hearing kicked off on Monday, the convicted rapist might be heard discussing the deserves of air-fried meals along with his protection lawyer.
“I purchased an air fryer, and it’s a complete new world,” lawyer Norman Effman was overheard saying earlier than the previous movie producer appeared.
A courtroom clerk chimed in: “I preserve saying, ought to I get one, ought to I not get one — I most likely ought to!”
“Moreover simply making fries and hen wings, you are able to do hamburgers,” Effman stated. “You are able to do something within the rattling factor. It’s nice.”
Weinstein — who’s serving 23 years in jail for rape and felony intercourse crimes and dealing with as much as life behind bars on recent fees in California — requested his lawyer if the fashionable equipment was just like a George Foreman countertop grill.
“That is sort of like a convection oven,” Effman defined.
Utilizing wings for instance, the lawyer detailed how “you may make them and not using a lot of oil, you simply do some brushing so that you’re making wholesome fried [food].”
Weinstein is at present locked up on the Wende Correctional Facility, a most safety jail in Alden, New York, the place air-fried wings will not be on the menu.
Effman later instructed the courtroom that his consumer — who was sentenced for his Manhattan conviction in March final 12 months — has misplaced a number of tooth behind bars and is now going blind.
Along with his ailing well being, he’s dealing with extra fees in Los Angeles.