The sex scandal that became the most discussed topic of last year, was not spared Emma Watson. The actress said that went through all possible sexual harassment, which was stated by many celebrities. Emma believes their experience is not unique.
“I went through the whole spectrum of sexual harassment. But I was more surprised that my experience is not unique. The experience of my friends and colleagues is also not unique. This is a very systemic problem,” said the star of “Harry Potter”.
Watson even cited statistics according to which victims of sexual violence in the UK became a woman age from 18 till 24 years, and most of them have been subjected to harassment in the workplace.
“When you communicate with women, you realize that almost each of them has a similar story. On the surface crazy facts,” says Watson.
Famous actors, Directors and producers continue to speak out on account of allegations of sexual harassment. Actor James Franco, who recently received the award “Golden globe” for the film “Mountain-Lord”, but it did not make him less guilty for sexual harassment, of which he was accused five women. Four of them at the time of the indecent behavior of the stars were the students of his film school. This was reported by the newspaper the Los Angeles Times. Franco, who supports the movement against harassment Time’s Up, denies all charges:
“Yes, I read the accusations on Twitter, but did not answer them. I think they are not quite accurate, I have my own opinion on this matter. But I realized that talking about it definitely should be. There are people who were not part of this discussion, and I believe that they need to tell their stories. I fully support it.”
“As I said, there is a history, which needs to know the public. There are people who need to hear,” says Franco.
One of the victims, the actress violet Paley, argues that James molested her when she was seventeen years old.