This might explain why Catherine Zeta-Jones chose to take her brother to the Golden Globes-where the Time's Up campaign and her father-in-law, Kirk Douglas, were in the spotlight, per Hello!-instead of her husband.
"I talked to the reporter and said, 'Listen, as far as using colourful language in front her, I apologise", Douglas told Deadline.
According to the actor, a former employee who worked with him more than 30 years ago has accused him of using "colorful language" in front of her, having raunchy conversations over the phone, blackballing her once she was sacked, and masturbating in front of her.
"She claims that, One, I used colorful language in front of her, not at her, but that I used colorful language", Douglas said. " ... As far as blackballing her, that was completely untrue".
"I support the #metoo movement with all my heart", Douglas added. "There is no evidence".
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Douglas said he felt the need to get ahead of the story because it pertains to him, and also because of the sense of how it reflects in the Hollywood culture.
I've had no contact with her, in thirty-plus years.
As for the other allegations, Douglas said the woman "may have overheard private conversations, and if she was offended, she could have excused herself". I pride myself on my reputation in this business, not to mention the long history of my father and everything else. The part that hurt the worst is having to share something like this to your wife and your children. My kids are really upset, have to go to school worrying this is going to be in some article about me, being a sexual harasser. His kids are also "scared and very uncomfortable", though his wife "has been very supportive", the two-time Oscar victor says.
The Fatal Attraction star was also accused of masturbating in front of her, Douglas said. While Douglas believes in the #MeToo movement, he said being accused of something without a chance to defend himself anxious him.
The unnamed accuser, Douglas said, once worked for his NY production company. To not even really have the information in front of you, to be able to argue or defend yourself. "I would hope that as a cautionary tale, we will be careful about accusing and being accused", he said.
There was more heat after the final whistle, when Raptors guard DeMar DeRozan appeared to yell at Heat guard Goran Dragic . Ibaka raised his hands as if to absolve himself of blame, but both players were ejected from the game.
Laurie Leblanc, a Vermilion Parish school board member, suggested that Hargrave may have been targeted because she's a woman. The marshal handcuffed Hargrave and struggled briefly with her on the floor before removing her from the building.
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In an August 4 email included in Damore's lawsuit , a Google engineer wrote , "You- 're a misogynist and a bad person". Google said it looks forward to defending itself against Damore's accusations in court.
The trade unions, however, said the employees were "firm" on their demands and announced the continuance of the indefinite strike. The High Court, however, noted that no protesting worker can be terminated from service without the permission of the court.
It marked the first time Texas Tech trailed in Big 12 play, but did not deter the Red Raiders from continuing to plug away. Oklahoma shot just 31 percent in the first half, going 1-of-12 from the three point line and trailing by two at the half.
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Samoa Joe suffers foot injury during Raw match
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But North Korean figure skaters Ryom Tae Ok and Kim Ju Sik will compete in the 2018 games despite a year of escalating tensions . As North Korea demonstrates an ever-increasing nuclear capability, the prospect only becomes more unsafe .
Madrasas produce terrorists: Shia body chief
The need of the hours is to merge the madrasas into mainstream schools with an option for Islamic education", he said. Religious education should be made optional. "Wasim Rizvi is the biggest joker, the most opportunistic person".