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In April this year, Judd sued Weinstein, alleging that he had ruined her career by asking director Peter Jackson not to cast her in 'The Lord of the Rings' in 1998, reported Variety.
Many of the 11 allegations received date back to the 1990s, though others are from 2014 and 2015.
The lawyers filed papers in Manhattan federal court Monday asking a judge to let them immediately appeal his ruling two weeks ago that gave the lawsuit the green light.
Sorvino, like Argento, was one of the first women to publicly come forward with allegations of sexual harassment against Harvey Weinstein.
Argento was one of Weinstein's initial accusers revealing to the New Yorker that he forcibly performed oral sex on her 20 years ago.
Bennett says in the notice that he had sex with Argento in the Ritz-Carlton hotel in Marina del Rey, California, in 2013. The age of consent in California is 18.
The newspaper said it had tried repeatedly without success to get a comment on the matter from Argento and her representatives.
The American documentary filmmaker has obviously got fresh content ideas with the ongoing Trump presidency.
The actor threatened to "break somebody's back" if they bother his daughter in the midst of the sexual misconduct controversy rippling through the movie industry.
The 66-year-old is out on bail and pleads not guilty to six counts allegedly committed against three women in 2004, 2006 and 2013.
The emails apparently offer a perspective on Weinstein's relationship with the victim that supposedly contradicts what the Manhattan D.A. told the grand jury about the much-accused movie executive.
In April, Judd sued Weinstein, alleging that the latter had ruined her career by asking director Peter Jackson not to cast her in 'The Lord of the Rings' in 1998, according to Variety.
He was indicted on three additional felony sex charges, two of which carry the potential of a life sentence, last week.
The new charges against him include two counts of predatory sexual assault, which carries a maximum sentence of life in prison upon conviction.
According to the indictment, Weinstein is accused of forcibly performing oral sex on the woman on July 10, 2006.