"My wife n I were at a Hollywood function previous year n a high level Hollywood executive came over 2 me and groped by privates", the actor wrote.More news: Moore Sexual Harassment Claims; GOP Congress ignore Obamacare defunding
Crews added that he chose not to act on the assault because his harasser had "power and influence" and he didn't want to risk being ostracized - even though the attacker admitted he was guilty in an apology phone call the next day. Crews wrote on his Twitter account he was at a function with his wife when the Hollywood executive came over and allegedly grabbed his "privates" and the alleged abuser then "grinned like a j-k" when Crews questioned what he was doing.
Venit is a WME agent that represents celebrities such as Adam Sandler, Diane Keaton, Eddie Murphy, Kevin James, Rob Lowe, Russell Brand, Shawn Levy, Steve Martin, Sylvester Stallone and Vince Vaughn. Venit is now on leave from William Morris Endeavor pending a company probe into the claims.
Venit also represents A-list celebrities such as Brett Ratner and Dustin Hoffman, both of whom have been facing sexual misconduct allegations in the recent past.More news: First look at Doctor Who's brand new costume
'I let it go. "And I understand why many women who this happens to let it go". ( few) What r the repercussions?(many) Do u want 2 work again? Many applauded the actor for coming forward and being so candid. Hollywood is not the only business where this happens, and to the casualties of this behaviour - you are not alone.
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