Harvey Weinstein, the once-powerful and internationally acclaimed Hollywood producer, was sentenced to 23 years in a New York state prison Wednesday following a conviction stemming from sexual-assault allegations that sparked the #MeToo movement.

The sentence marks a shocking turn for Mr. Weinstein, 67 years old, who was viewed as one of Hollywood’s most skilled executives until a wave of women accused him of sexual misconduct beginning in 2017. His Oscar-winning hits included “Shakespeare in Love” and “Pulp Fiction.”

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