The jury warned his lead defense lawyer against talking to the press until jurors have reached a verdict.
They urged to acquit the former Hollywood producer.
Asked outside the courtroom whether he had been thinking of testifying, Weinstein responded, “I wanted to.”
The defense is expected to call more witnesses next week before wrapping up its case.
Mimi Haleyi and actress Annabella Sciorra testified against him.
Annabella Sciorra had said she was raped by the former Hollywood producer in the early 1990s.
The trial is a watershed moment for the #MeToo movement.
A comedian at Actor’s Hour referred to him as “the elephant in the room."