Entertainment Movies Harvey Weinstein Resigns from Directors Guild of America A guild spokesperson confirmed that his resignation went into effect on Monday By Mike Miller Published on November 27, 2017 08:36 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Photo: Andreas Rentz/Getty Harvey Weinstein has resigned from the Directors Guild of America. A guild spokesperson confirmed that his resignation went into effect on Monday. The disgraced mogul has already been removed from a number of professional organizations including the The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences, the British Academy of Film and Television Arts and the Producers Guild of America. Weinstein, 65, has been accused of sexual misconduct by over 50 women including Cara Delevingne, Ashley Judd, Gwyneth Paltrow, and Angelina Jolie since The New York Times and The New Yorker documented decades of alleged sexual misconduct and sexual assault involving a number of women in detailed articles in October. RELATED: Harvey and Bob Weinstein Sued for Alleged ‘Sex Trafficking’ in Cannes A spokesperson for Weinstein previously told PEOPLE in a statement, “Any allegations of non-consensual sex are unequivocally denied by Mr. Weinstein. Mr. Weinstein has further confirmed that there were never any acts of retaliation against any women for refusing his advances.” Since then, Weinstein has since been fired from his powerhouse studio, the Weinstein Company, and his wife, Marchesa designer Georgina Chapman, has announced she’s leaving him. He is also under investigation by police in New York, Los Angeles, Beverly Hills, and the U.K. for sexual assault accusations made against him.