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Mean Girls’ Daniel Franzese accuses Bijou Phillips of sexual harassment

Recently, Mean Girls actor Daniel Franzese accused Bijou Phillips of sexual harassment and homophobic behavior. The actor wrote a lengthy post on his Facebook page, on November 11, claiming he bodyshamed him, made fun f his sexuality and physically assaulted him. 39-year-old Daniel Franzese, best known for his role on the 2004 teen comedy Mean Girls, came out with his story about sexual harassment over the weekend. He shared it on Facebook mentioning that he did so driven by Ellen Page’s courage to share hers. “On my first film BULLY I was harassed by Bijou Phillips the entire shoot”,...

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Amazon’s Roy Price suspended after sexual harassment claim

On Thursday, an Amazon Studios producer said that Amazon Executive Roy Price made sexual remarks towards her back in 2015. After the sexual harassment claim, Price has been suspended indefinitely. Roy Price is on a leave of absence since Thursday, October 12, TMZ reports. The 50-year-old is dealing with the consequences of his alleged highly inappropriate behavior at Comic-Con in 2015. Isa Hackett Dick, a producer of one of his shows, “The Man in the High Castle”, says that Price told her “You will love my d**k.” Roy Price has been replaced by Amazon Studios COO Albert Cheng. The...

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Casey Affleck reacts to sexual harassment backlash

Casey Affleck recently talked with The Boston Globe about his sexual harassment lawsuit. The actor, who, on Sunday, won an Oscar for his role on Manchester by the Sea, reacted to the backlash as candidly as he could, seeing that neither of the parties are legally allowed to speak on the matter. Casey Affleck’s outstanding performance in the drama Manchester by the Sea was also appreciated at the Oscars last Sunday – aside from the Academy Award for Best Actor, he has won a Golden Globe for Best Actor in a Drama, in early January.   Following his Oscar...

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John Travolta facing lawsuit for male sexual harassment

Actor John Travolta is facing a lawsuit for sexual harassment after a male masseuse claims he was lured into a Beverly Hills hotel for something extra than a massage. According to TMZ, the masseuse, who wanted to remain anonymous, charged Travolta with assault, sexual battery and intentional infliction of emotional distress, asking for 2 million dollars. On Friday a man filed a lawsuit against “Hairspray” star John Travolta, claiming the actor paid for his services then sexually harassed him. According to the plaintiff, he was hired for a massage on January 16, in Los Angeles. He was given an address where to meet. When he got there, he saw a Lexus SUV. Travolta was behind the wheel. As the masseuse writes, the actor was wearing all black and had shades on. They drove to a Beverly Hills hotel, where they had a room rented. When the masseuse, preparing for the massage, asked Travolta to undress, cover himself with a towel and get on the table, the actor made some jokes about that and was “semi-erect”. During the massage, things went well, with no incidents. But after the hour was up, Travolta allegedly started rubbing the masseuse’s leg, then his private parts. “This was painful and uncomfortable”, said the plaintiff in the report, adding that he also let Travolta know. The actor apologized, adding that it was clear they “must...

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Rose McGowan accused Spacey of “deflecting” harassment claim

Rose McGowan was quick to react to Kevin Spacey’s gay confession. She accused Spacey of “deflecting” the sexual harassment claim made against him by Anthony Rapp. Actress Rose McGowan was one of the most prominent and active voices speaking against film producer Harvey Weinstein. She was among Weinstein’s victims, alongside a large  – and still increasing -number of celebrities who have been sexually harassed by him: Ashley Judd, Gwyneth Paltrow, Heather Graham, Mira Sorvino, Eva Green and many others. Not surprisingly, when she saw the reaction of Kevin Spacey to Anthony Rapp’s sexual harassment story, she lashed out. Over...

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