27-year-old actress said that the Director of “Leon” and “Fifth element” drugged her with drugs and raped
Director Luc Bessette: epa/vostock-photo
Paris police investigating rape charges brought against the famous French Director Luc Besson, reports “bi-Bi-si”.
The evening of 18 may, the police asked the actress, has declared that became a victim of sexual violence. 27-year-old woman claims that the incident occurred at the hotel “Le Bristol”. According to her, and drugged her with drugs and then raped.
All charges have already rejected the Director’s lawyer Thierry Maremar. He said that a complaint to the police sent a woman who are personally familiar with Besson and against which he never was out of line.
59-year-old Director, producer and screenwriter known for such films as “Leon”, “Nikita”, “Subway”, “Blue” and “the Fifth element”.
In the fall of 2017 in Hollywood, there was a scandal about sexual harassment in the industry, one of the most famous of the defendants which was one of the founders of Miramax Films and The Weinstein Company Harvey Weinstein. It in the sexual assault and misconduct has accused more than 50 Actresses and employees of his companies.
Subsequently, harassment accused several Hollywood actors and producers, and the campaign (#metoo, #timeup) against sexual violence has gone beyond the world movie. In December TIME magazine named the person of 2017 “criminal silence.”
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