Terry Crews Opens Up About Being Sexually Assaulted by Hollywood Exec-blogged by @thereal__bee ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ "Brooklyn Nine-Nine" star, #TerryCrews, revealed in a series of tweets that he too was sexually assaulted by a “high level Hollywood executive” at an industry event last year. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ While Crews does not name the exec, he recalls the perpetrator grabbing his private parts, in front of his wife, and then he “just grinned like a jerk.” ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ Crews felt compelled to share his own experience after recent reports from the New York Times surrounding sexual harassment and rape allegations against former boss of The Weinstein Company, #HarveyWeinstein. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ After being groped, Crews recalls having to just leave the event instead of fighting back to avoid any damaging consequences. ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ He tweeted, "I let it go. And I understand why many women who this happens to let it go. Who’s going 2 believe you? ( few) What r the repercussions?(many) Do u want 2 work again? (Yes) R you prepared 2b ostracized?(No).” ⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀ ⠀⠀ The former NFL player says he supports the women who were allegedly affected by Weinstein's actions. Some of those women include some of Hollywood's biggest names like #AngelinaJolie, #AshleyJudd, and #GwynethPaltrow.
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