Harvey Weinstein ‘Casting Couch’ statue debuts ahead of Oscars

  LOS ANGELES --- A golden statue of a bathrobe-clad Harvey Weinstein, seated regally atop a couch with an Oscar in hand, took up temporary sidewalk residence close to the site of Sunday's Academy Awards.   "Casting Couch" is a collaborative work between a Los Angeles street artist known as Plastic Jesus and Joshua "Ginger" Monroe, designer of 2016's nude Donald Trump statues placed in major cities of the United States.   The life-sized Weinstein sculpture, displayed on Thursday on Hollywood Boulevard, aims to spotlight the entertainment industry's sexual misconduct crisis and the disgraced studio mogul's role in it, Plastic Jesus said.   "The...Keep on reading: Harvey Weinstein ‘Casting Couch’ statue debuts ahead of Oscars

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