Huge effigy of Harvey Weinstein set to go up in flames at famous British bonfire

A 36-foot-tall effigy of disgraced movie mogul Harvey Weinstein is scheduled to be set ablaze at a bonfire celebration Saturday in England. 

The wooden likeness of the former Hollywood producer will be burned at the annual British Bonfire Night festival, a famous tradition upheld by the Edenbridge Bonfire Society in memory of Guy Fawkes' 1605 failed attempt to blow up the Parliament.

Every year, the organization selects an infamous celebrity effigy to be burned alongside the traditional effigy of Guy Fawkes.

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EDENBRIDGE, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 01: A member of Edenbridge Bonfire Society works to unveil an effigy of film producer Harvey Weinstein who is this year's 'Celebrity Guy', on November 1, 2017 in Edenbridge, England. The Edenbridge Bonfire Society has created a large-scale effigy of a public figure for their annual bonfire for the last seventeen years, with previous names including cyclist Lance Armstrong, Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein, British Prime Minister Tony Blair and U.S President Donald Trump. (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)
EDENBRIDGE, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 01: The Edenbridge Bonfire Society effigy of film producer Harvey Weinstein, who is this year's 'Celebrity Guy', is unveiled on November 1, 2017 in Edenbridge, England. The Edenbridge Bonfire Society has created a large-scale effigy of a public figure for their annual bonfire for the last seventeen years, with previous names including cyclist Lance Armstrong, Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein, British Prime Minister Tony Blair and U.S President Donald Trump. (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)
EDENBRIDGE, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 01: Artist Andrea Deans poses for a photograph with her work, this year's Edenbridge Bonfire Society 'Celebrity Guy' effigy of film producer Harvey Weinstein, on November 1, 2017 in Edenbridge, England. The Edenbridge Bonfire Society has created a large-scale effigy of a public figure for their annual bonfire for the last seventeen years, with previous names including cyclist Lance Armstrong, Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein, British Prime Minister Tony Blair and U.S President Donald Trump. (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)
EDENBRIDGE, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 01: Artist Andrea Deans poses for a photograph with her work, this year's Edenbridge Bonfire Society 'Celebrity Guy' effigy of film producer Harvey Weinstein, on November 1, 2017 in Edenbridge, England. The Edenbridge Bonfire Society has created a large-scale effigy of a public figure for their annual bonfire for the last seventeen years, with previous names including cyclist Lance Armstrong, Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein, British Prime Minister Tony Blair and U.S President Donald Trump. (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)
EDENBRIDGE, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 01: Artist Andrea Deans poses for a photograph with her work, this year's Edenbridge Bonfire Society 'Celebrity Guy' effigy of film producer Harvey Weinstein, on November 1, 2017 in Edenbridge, England. The Edenbridge Bonfire Society has created a large-scale effigy of a public figure for their annual bonfire for the last seventeen years, with previous names including cyclist Lance Armstrong, Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein, British Prime Minister Tony Blair and U.S President Donald Trump. (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)
EDENBRIDGE, ENGLAND - NOVEMBER 01: Members of Edenbridge Bonfire Society unveil an effigy of film producer Harvey Weinstein who is this year's 'Celebrity Guy', on November 1, 2017 in Edenbridge, England. The Edenbridge Bonfire Society has created a large-scale effigy of a public figure for their annual bonfire for the last seventeen years, with previous names including cyclist Lance Armstrong, Iraqi leader Saddam Hussein, British Prime Minister Tony Blair and U.S President Donald Trump. (Photo by Carl Court/Getty Images)
Artist Andrea Dean poses with the Edenbridge Bonfire Society's 2017 'Celebrity Guy', disgraced US film producer Harvey Weinstein, during the unveiling in Edenbridge, Southern England on November 1, 2017. The giant 11-foot tall effigy of Weinstein, the disgraced movie mogul who faces numerous allegations of sexual assault, will be burned at the Edenbridge Bonfire Society's annual bonfire night celebrations on November 4, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Ben STANSALL (Photo credit should read BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)
Artist Andrea Dean poses with the Edenbridge Bonfire Society's 2017 'Celebrity Guy', disgraced US film producer Harvey Weinstein, during the unveiling in Edenbridge, Southern England on November 1, 2017. The giant 11-foot tall effigy of Weinstein, the disgraced movie mogul who faces numerous allegations of sexual assault, will be burned at the Edenbridge Bonfire Society's annual bonfire night celebrations on November 4, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Ben STANSALL (Photo credit should read BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)
The Edenbridge Bonfire Society's 2017 'Celebrity Guy', disgraced US film producer Harvey Weinstein, is pictured with a member of the society posing during the unveiling photo call in Edenbridge, Southern England on November 1, 2017. The giant effigy of Weinstein, the disgraced movie mogul who faces numerous allegations of sexual assault, will be burned at the Edenbridge Bonfire Society's annual bonfire night on November 4, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Ben STANSALL (Photo credit should read BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)
The Edenbridge Bonfire Society's 2017 'Celebrity Guy', disgraced US film producer Harvey Weinstein, is seen during the unveiling in Edenbridge, Southern England on November 1, 2017. The giant 11-foot tall effigy of Weinstein, the disgraced movie mogul who faces numerous allegations of sexual assault, will be burned at the Edenbridge Bonfire Society's annual bonfire night celebrations on November 4, 2017. / AFP PHOTO / Ben STANSALL (Photo credit should read BEN STANSALL/AFP/Getty Images)
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Weinstein, who faces a mountain of rape, sexual harassment, and sexual assault accusations in Britan alone, was chosen  "as a result of recent allegations regarding the Hollywood producer’s sexual conduct," the organization said Wednesday.

Last year, the society set ablaze an effigy of then-presidential candidate Donald Trump.

"As with last year there were many strong contenders for this year’s celebrity guy, particularly in the political and cultural world," a spokesperson for the society said. "However, Weinstein was the obvious option due to allegations of outrageous and despicable conduct, which we at Edenbridge Bonfire Society obviously found completely abhorrent."

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The spokesperson also added: "While the burning of the guys is aimed as a light-hearted way to mark the traditional bonfire night celebrations in the UK, there is of course nothing funny about Weinstein’s behaviour, so it seemed only fair that he gets his comeuppance in effigy form."

The society's bonfire event reportedly raises thousands of dollars for local charities.

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NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 24: United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Georgina Chapman and Harvey Weinstein attend the TIME 100 Gala celebrating TIME'S 100 Most Infuential People In The World at Jazz at Lincoln Center on April 24, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage for TIME)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 24: United States Secretary of State Hillary Clinton, Georgina Chapman and Harvey Weinstein attend the TIME 100 Gala celebrating TIME'S 100 Most Infuential People In The World at Jazz at Lincoln Center on April 24, 2012 in New York City. (Photo by Kevin Mazur/WireImage for TIME)
NEW YORK CITY, NY - OCTOBER 6: Harvey Weinstein and Bill Clinton attend Special Premiere of SPEAK TRUTH TO POWER to Benefit the Kennedy Center with Former President Bill Clinton as Guest of Honor at Pier Sixty on October 6, 2006 in New York City. (Photo by Patrick McMullan/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
NEW YORK CITY, NY - OCTOBER 6: (L-R) Kerry Kennedy, Harvey Weinstein, Ethel Kennedy, Bill Clinton and Mary Richardson Kennedy attend Special Premiere of SPEAK TRUTH TO POWER to Benefit the Kennedy Center with Former President Bill Clinton as Guest of Honor at Pier Sixty on October 6, 2006 in New York City. (Photo by Patrick McMullan/Patrick McMullan via Getty Images)
Hillary Rodham Clinton, Harvey Weinstein during Miramax premiere of 'Finding Neverland' at Brooklyn Museum of Art in Brooklyn, New York, United States. (Photo by Sylvain Gaboury/FilmMagic)
Marty Markowitz, Hillary Rodham Clinton, Harvey Weinstein (Photo by Sylvain Gaboury/FilmMagic)
NEW YORK - OCTOBER 25: Senator Hillary Clinton and Miramax boss Harvey Weinstein arrive at the Brooklyn Museum for the premiere of Miramax Films 'Finding Neverland' October 25, 2004 in New York City. (Photo by Evan Agostini/Getty Images)
President Bill Clinton and Miramax Chief, Harvey Weinstein at Hillary Clinton's Birthday Party at the Hudson Hotel in New York City. October 25, 2000 (Photo: Nick Elgar/ImageDirect)
President Bill Clinton and Miramax Chief, Harvey Weinstein at Hillary Clinton's Birthday Party at the Hudson Hotel in New York City. October 25, 2000 (Photo: Nick Elgar/ImageDirect)
375603 02: President Clinton talks with Miramax studio boss Harvey Weinstein, center, and an unidentified woman August 7, 2000 at West Chop Lighthouse on Marthas Vineyard, MA. The Clintons attended a fund-raiser for the first lady at Weinstein's home. (Photo by Stephen Rose/Newsmakers)
UNITED STATES - DECEMBER 03: First Lady Hillary Rodham Clinton is joined by actress Gwyneth Paltrow (center) and Harvey Weinstein at the premiere of 'Shakespeare in Love' at the Ziegfeld Theater. Paltrow stars in the movie; Weinstein produced it. (Photo by Richard Corkery/NY Daily News Archive via Getty Images)
UNITED STATES - Gwyneth Paltrow (L), Hillary Rodham Clinton, and Harvey Weinstein at the film premiere of 'Shakespeare in Love.' (Photo by The LIFE Picture Collection/Getty Images)
LOS ANGELES, CA - APRIL 20: Producer Harvey Weinstein and actress Jennifer Lawrence presents Former President of the United States Bill Clinton with the Advocate for Change Award onstage during the 24th Annual GLAAD Media Awards presented by Ketel One and Wells Fargo at JW Marriott Los Angeles at L.A. LIVE on April 20, 2013 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Kevin Tachman/Getty Images for GLAAD)
WASHINGTON, DC - NOVEMBER 20: (L-R) Harvey Weinstein, Senator John McCain, (R-AZ), Hillary Clinton and General Colin Powell attend the 'Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom' premiere presented by The Weinstein Company and sponsored by American Express and South African Airlines at The John F. Kennedy Center for Performing Arts on November 20, 2013 in Washington, DC. (Photo by Larry French/Getty Images)
U.S. first lady Michelle Obama gets animated while hosting a workshop at the White House for high school students about careers in film in Washington November 8, 2013. Also pictured is producer Harvey Weinstein (L) and actress Blake Lively (R). REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS ENTERTAINMENT)
Film producer and studio executive Harvey Weinstein laughs at remarks directed at him by U.S. first lady Michelle Obama as she hosts a workshop at the White House for high school students about careers in film in Washington November 8, 2013. At right is actress Whoopi Goldberg. REUTERS/Kevin Lamarque (UNITED STATES - Tags: POLITICS ENTERTAINMENT)
Senator Obama, Harvey Weinstein, Senator Lautenberg and Senator Schumer *EXCLUSIVE* ***Exclusive*** (Photo by Sylvain Gaboury/FilmMagic)
WASHINGTON, DC -- NOVEMBER 8: First Lady Michelle Obama hosts a workshop at the White House for high school students from DC, New York and Boston about careers in film on Friday, November 8, 2013. Over the years, Mrs. Obama has opened the White House to students to learn about everything from music to diplomacy, sports to poetry. On the panel from left to right are director David Frankel, director Ryan Coogler, production executive Harvey Weinstein, actress Whoopi Goldberg, actress Blake Lively, obscured from view, actress Naomie Harris, producer Bruce Cohen, and editor-at-large of The Oprah Magazine Gayle King. (Photo by Nikki Kahn/The Washington Post via Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 21: Producer and studio executive, Harvey Weinstein in attendance as U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer commemorates last week's change in federal tax law benefits with Broadway Stars at Sardi's on December 21, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by John Lamparski/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 21: Studio Executive Harvey Weinstein attends as U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer commemorates last week's change in federal tax law benefits with Broadway Stars at Sardi's on December 21, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by John Lamparski/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 21: US Senator Charles E. Schumer, Matthew Morrison and Studio Executive Harvey Weinstein attend as U.S. Senator Charles E. Schumer commemorates last week's change in federal tax law benefits with Broadway Stars at Sardi's on December 21, 2015 in New York City. (Photo by John Lamparski/Getty Images)
NEW YORK, NY - APRIL 29: Kirsten Gillibrand and Harvey Weinstein attend the TIME 100 Gala, TIME's 100 most influential people in the world, at Jazz at Lincoln Center on April 29, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Jemal Countess/Getty Images for TIME)
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