The Oscar winner gave a special thank you to a pivotal figure in the #MeToo movement.
The Oscar winner had been set to star in an adaptation of the musical in the 80s, alongside Madonna.
The disgraced film producer was found guilty of rape and other sexual misconduct charges involving a woman last December.
The former film producer is to face two charges of indecent assault against a woman in London in August 1996.
The team behind the movies were no fans of Weinstein, who at the time was one of the industry's biggest players.
The disgraced movie mogul received the honorary CBE in 2004 for his contribution to the British film industry.
The disgraced film producer is currently serving a 23-year prison sentence in New York.
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The disgraced Hollywood mogul is going to prison in upstate New York.
Newly unsealed court documents include Weinstein's comments about the Friends star over an untrue report that she'd accused him of groping her.