George Takei took to Twitter on Saturday to repudiate groping a masculine indication and Richard Dreyfuss pronounced he never unprotected himself to a womanlike author assisting him with a TV script, both behind in a 1980s.
Takei, a 80-year-old “Star Trek” icon, pronounced in a array of tweets that events described by Scott R. Brunton in The Hollywood Reporter “simply did not occur,” and he does not remember ever meaningful Brunton.
“Right now it is a he said/he pronounced situation, over purported events scarcely 40 years ago. But those that know me know that non-consensual acts are so antithetical to my values and my practices, a really suspicion that someone would credit me of this is utterly privately painful,” Takei tweeted.
Dreyfuss, meanwhile, told a New York repository blog Vulture he flirted and even kissed Los Angeles author Jessica Teich over several years though suspicion it was a “consensual betrayal ritual.” The fact that “I did not get it,” he said, “makes me reassess each attribute we have ever suspicion was witty and mutual.”
Teich told Vulture she initial met Dreyfuss during a museum where she worked and they spent hours together over several years after she was hired to rise a book for an ABC comedy special. The actor, she said, done continual, sincere and licentious comments and invitations though she never told anyone. Dreyfuss, now 70, called Teich a crony of some-more than 30 years.
In 1987, Teich said, she was summoned to his trailer on a set of one of his films and he unprotected his genitals to her. Dreyfuss representative Barry McPherson on Saturday pronounced his customer denies ever exposing himself to Teich. As for other encounters with Teich, Dreyfuss pronounced he is now “horrified and doubtful to learn that it wasn’t consensual.”
Teich pronounced she motionless to pronounce out after Dreyfuss tweeted support for his son, Harry, after a younger Dreyfuss went open with accusations that Kevin Spacey groped his arm when he was 18.
Brunton told The Hollywood Reporter he was 23 when he initial met Takei during a bar. Brunton was vital in Hollywood and operative as a waiter during a time. They exchanged numbers, vocalization by write from time to time, when he rang adult Takei after violation adult with a boyfriend. Takei invited him to cooking and a theater, Brunton said. He pronounced a dual went to Takei’s condo for drinks after.
He pronounced he grew drunken and “must have upheld out,” awaking to his pants around his ankles and Takei groping him. He pronounced he extricated himself and left.
The Hollywood Reporter pronounced Friday it spoke to 4 longtime friends of Brunton who pronounced he had confided in them about Takei years ago.
Also Saturday, an audio shave flush from Takei’s coming on Howard Stern’s radio uncover final month. The talk was available reduction than dual weeks after passionate attack accusations opposite depressed film noble Harvey Weinstein were done public. Stern and Takei were deliberating a “irony” of a Weinstein box and a audiotape of President Donald Trump braggadocio about grabbing women’s genitals years ago, when Stern asked Takei possibly he had ever grabbed a man’s genitals opposite his will.
Takei, a fixed competition of a Republican president, primarily was silent, afterwards pronounced “uh oh” and laughed. Stern asked again and Takei said, “Some people are kind of skittish, or maybe, um, uh, afraid, and you’re perplexing to persuade.”
Stern and his co-host, Robin Quivers, persisted, seeking Takei possibly he ever hold a pursuit over somebody for sex and he pronounced no.
Quivers asked if he did “this grabbing during work.” Takei said, “It was possibly in my home. They came to my home.”
Meanwhile, “Supergirl” and “Arrow” executive writer Andrew Kreisberg has been dangling by Warners Bros. Television Group tentative an examination of passionate nuisance and inapt touching accusations done by 19 former and stream employees.
The accusations initial were reported by Variety, that did not brand a 15 women and 4 group who indicted Kreisberg.
Kreisberg told Variety, “I have done comments on women’s appearances and garments in my ability as an executive producer, though they were not sexualized. Like many people, we have given someone a non-sexual cuddle or lick on a cheek.”
Warners Bros. reliable a cessation Saturday and pronounced in a statement, “We take all allegations of bungle intensely seriously.”
Kreisberg’s shows run on a CW network.
In another growth in a fusillade of passionate assault, nuisance and rape allegations to stone a party attention and other fields, Massachusetts prosecutors will accommodate with a son of a former Boston TV news anchor who pronounced Kevin Spacey intimately assaulted a teenage child during a Nantucket restaurant.
Cape and Islands District Attorney Michael O’Keefe told The Boston Globe on Friday a assembly “will start soon.”
Heather Unruh told reporters Wednesday that Spacey stranded his palm down her then-18-year-old-son’s pants and grabbed his genitals while a dual of them were during a grill in Jul 2016. Unruh pronounced Spacey eventually left to use a lavatory and when he was out of sight, her son ran away.
Spacey’s counsel didn’t immediately lapse an email seeking criticism Saturday.
In New York, a summons in a Weinstein rape examination requesting all medical diagnosis annals from a therapist for “Boardwalk Empire” singer Paz de La Huerta is too extended and would be annoying and deleterious to her, her lawyers pronounced in justice papers.
De la Huerta told military Oct. 25 a media noble raped her twice in 2010. The Manhattan district attorney’s bureau has subpoenaed her therapist, who told Vanity Fair she removed de la Huerta revelation her about a passionate assaults. But a summons seeks “any and all medical diagnosis records” from a therapist, both handwritten and typed.
De la Huerta’s lawyers argued a information is stable by doctor-client confidentiality laws and she should have a event to examination a annals before anything is incited over. They also argued a ask sought too most information over only a 2010 allegations.