A separate English actress, Sophie Dix, has also revealed an alleged sexual assault by Weinstein left her burgeoning Hollywood career in tatters.
It comes amid an avalanche of claims of sexual impropriety made against the 65-year-old by some of the movie industry's most famous actresses in the last few days.
Scotland Yard is investigating Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein over alleged sexual abuse in the UK, it emerged this afternoon.
The Metropolitan Police is reviewing an allegation against the movie mogul dating back to the 1980s after Merseyside Police received a tip-off and referred it to them.
Weinstein later acted as if nothing had happened she said, and began calling her at night to meet said Evans, who turned down the executive.
The repercussions from the incident last to this day however, with Evans saying she still has nightmares about Weinstein.'I had an eating problem for years. It’s funny, all these unrelated things I did to hurt myself because of this one thing,' said Evans.'I ruined several really good relationships because of this.
My schoolwork definitely suffered, and my roommates told me to go to a therapist because they thought I was going to kill myself.' Evans has yet to file formal complaint in the case, and it is not known if she is cooperating with police.
Another woman who claimed Weinstein raped her revealed that she feared going to the police and even stayed in contact with the man because of the power he wielded in the industry.'I was in a vulnerable position and I needed my job,' said the woman.'It just increases the shame and the guilt.' Chief of Detectives Robert Boyce ordered investigators in the Special Victims Division to begin seeking out any new victims on Wednesday as they started to build their case.Evans was one of two women who were allegedly assaulted by Weinstein in New York, with the other being model Ambra Battilani.The aspiring actress said Weinstein grabbed her breasts and put his hand up her skirt in a meeting in his office.NYPD also did not have a timeline yet for how long it might take to gather all the necessary evidence.
'The NYPD is conducting a review to determine if there are any additional complaints relating to the Harvey Weinstein matter,' a spokesperson said in a statement to Daily A string of sexual harassment allegations have emerged from women who worked with him, with model-turned-actress Cara Delevingne and Kate Beckinsale among the stars to speak out.