Entertainment mogul Harvey Weinstein and his fashion designer wife Georgina Chapman will host an intimate fundraising reception Monday night at the producer’s Manhattan abode headlined by President Barack Obama. The New York Post first reported on the fundraiser last month. The president will attend two DNC events during his visit to New York City, according to the White House schedule.
Hollywood producer and Obama fundraiser Harvey Weinstein arranged Michelle Obama’s Oscars appearance, according to the Hollywood Reporter.
President Obama spoke at a campaign fundraiser in Westport, Connecticut Monday. Guests included movie executive Harvey Weinstein, actress Anne Hathaway, and celebrated dialogist Aaron Sorkin.
Harvey Weinstein, producer of such films as Lord of the Rings and Shakespeare in Love, is hosting a fundraiser at his Westport. Conn., home to raise money for Obama’s reelection bid.