Lucy Prebble

Lucy Prebble’s plays include EnronThe Effect and The Sugar Syndrome. She is writer and co-producer on the HBO show Succession, currently shooting in New York.

Short Cuts: Harvey Weinstein

Lucy Prebble, 2 November 2017

A big​ part of a producer’s job is getting people to do things they don’t want to do. I thought about this when the open secret about Harvey Weinstein and his treatment of women broke. Everybody has a Harvey story. Mine is unlurid but revealing. I was attending a reading of a new musical for Broadway and afterwards I was introduced to Harvey. I felt a familiar wave of...

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