Harvey Weinstein is formally a jailbird now.
The primary moments of the fallen Hollywood titan’s new grim actuality have been captured by The Submit in an unique photograph shortly after Weinstein was hit Wednesday with a 23-year jail sentence for rape and intercourse assault.
Within the photograph, taken outdoors Manhattan Supreme Court, the place Weinstein was sentenced, the disgraced film mogul seems solemn as he’s pushed in a wheelchair by a corrections officer earlier than being transferred again to Rikers Island.
Weinstein was out of the navy blue go well with he was sporting throughout his sentencing and in an obvious jail uniform.
Earlier than Justice James Burke handed down the prolonged sentence, Weinstein was wheeled into the packed courtroom in handcuffs.
He was remanded into custody following his Feb. 24 conviction.
The disgraced film mogul will probably be transferred out of the town’s jail system and to the state jail system “within the close to future,” in accordance to the state Division of Corrections and Group Supervision.