WASHINGTON: Actor Timothee Chalamet has opened up in regards to the ongoing broadly publicised sexual assault controversy revolving round his ‘Call Me by Your Name’ co-star Armie Hammer.
Variety quoted Chalamet’s statements from one in every of his newest interviews the place the ‘Dune’ actor was requested to deal with the scandal of his ‘Call Me by Your Name’ co-star Hammer.
“I totally get why you’re asking that, but it’s a question worthy of a larger conversation, and I don’t want to give you a partial response,” Chalamet stated.
Hammer, was dropped from a number of motion pictures together with the much-anticipated ‘The Offer’, Jennifer Lopez’s action-comedy ‘Shotgun Wedding’, the thriller drama ‘Billion Dollar Spy’ and the Broadway present ‘The Minutes’ in January after a number of girls accused him on social media of sending them specific messages about rape and cannibalism.
After dropping a number of roles within the wake of alleged social media misdemeanour, the Golden Globe nominee was additionally accused of ‘violent’ rape by a girl named Effie, who claimed to be Hammer’s ex-girlfriend. She claimed throughout a press convention in March that Hammer had ‘violently’ raped her in 2017 for over 4 hours.
The rape accusation led to an investigation by the Los Angeles Police Department. He has strongly denied the declare and all different sexual abuse allegations in opposition to him, however his profession has confronted irreparable fallout since then.
In June, the actor additionally rechecked himself right into a rehabilitation centre in Florida to get remedy for a number of habit points, amid a number of months of sexual abuse allegations.
For the unversed, Chalamet and Hammer co-starred within the 2017 Oscar-winning romantic drama ‘Call Me by Your Name’, which gave the ‘Wonka’ star his breakthrough position.
As per Variety, there have been speculations a few sequel to the film, however filmmaker Luca Guadagnino by no means penned a script.