Hollywood has been rocked by a collection of disturbing sexual assault allegations towards movie producer Harvey Weinstein, igniting a heated debate on rape culture and the responsibility of celebrities to protest it. Actor Terry Crews has bravely come ahead to add his voice to the discussion, and has shared a troubling story on Twitter about his personal traumatizing experience with a Hollywood executive.
Crews’ admission is available in response to an exposé revealed by The New York Times on October 5th. The report revealed widespread sexual harassment and abusive acts committed by Miramax co-founder Harvey Weinstein towards a number of women, together with actress Ashley Judd. Others, such as Gwyneth Paltrow and Angelina Jolie, have additionally claimed unwanted advances from Weinstein.
“Hopefully, me coming forward with my story will deter a predator and encourage someone who feels hopeless,” Crews concluded his emotional thread. Scroll down to find out what he wrote, and how the Internet reacted.