Louis CK Joins Depressingly Expanding Group of Men Accused of Sexual Harassment

Nov 11, 2017, 00:24
Louis CK Joins Depressingly Expanding Group of Men Accused of Sexual Harassment

The New York Times revealed the comedian allegedly masturbated in front of the women, or while he was on the phone with them, without their consent. He then allegedly removed all of his clothes and began masturbating.

They thought it was a joke and laughed it off. As they ran out of the room, they claim, the women recall C.K. calling out, "Which one is Dana and which one is Julia?"

Nonetheless, if Corry's recollection is accurate, somewhere out there is at least one woman who was shoved in a bathroom by Louis C.K.

This all comes on the heels of an article published on November 9th, 2017 on the New York Times. A year later, Abby Schachner, a writer, said she could hear the comedian masturbate while she was on the phone. When McCarthy countered that she was told the part didn't require her to be naked, she said Seagal told her that it involved "off-camera nudity". The call went on for several minutes and afterwards she said she felt "very ashamed". She told the newspaper that CK asked her if he could masturbate in front of her while they were on the set of a TV pilot, which she declined. Ryan said it didn't necessarily surprise him that after fixing a drink, Wenner kissed him. "His face got red, and he told me he had issues", she told the Times. David Arquette and Courteney Cox, exec producers on the show, confirmed the story. EW reached out for comment to his publicist, as well as Netflix (which airs his stand-up specials), and FX (which aired his series Louie and his co-produced series Baskets and Better Things), but none have issued any on-the-record statements so far. The bars were closed and they wanted to celebrate.

Given the news about C.K., there are elements of I Love You, Daddy that hit too close to home: In the movie, a character pretends to masturbate at length in front of other people, and other characters appear to dismiss rumors of sexual predation. "It's amusing. I didn't think of that". "He abused his power".

Thursday's NY premiere of I Love You, Daddy was canceled shortly before the article's publication, and C.K. The actor's appearance on The Late Show With Stephen Colbert - which he was scheduled to tape Friday - was also canceled.

I Love You, Daddy has generated controversy ever since its premiere at the Toronto International Film Festival in September.

In response, CK said: "I like it".

Representatives for C.K. did not immediately return a request for comment.

9, Louis C.K. was met with sexual harassment allegations from five different women.

"We seem to be entering dark times - allegations are being printed as facts and lives are being put in jeopardy without a hearing, due process or evidence". "I remember thinking what a repulsive person I was being by responding the way that I did", he wrote. In 2015, she says he offered another apology, claiming that he "used to misread people back then". When stories of alleged misconduct went public over the last few years, C.K. dismissed them as "rumors".

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