Hollywood is digging all the sexual assault cases and as the famous producer Harvey Weinstein is grabbing attention; many actresses coming forward with accusations, another popular actor, Ben Affleck is getting slammed now for his notorious behavior years ago.
Let's find out what's all this fuss about!
In the wake of Harvey Weinstein scandal, Ben Affleck apologizes for groping MTV host live on air!!
Pearl Harbor actor Ben Affleck recently apologized for a groping incident, that happened years ago where he intentionally touched the breasts of MTV host, Hilarie Burton during his segment on MTV's show "Total Request Live."
The incident came into highlight just recently but remained under the radar when it happened. And this so happened when Affleck joined together in support of other actresses who were victims of Weinstein's sexual assault, the one who stands accused of many such incidents and three rape incidents.
The video of the incident went viral yesterday(Wednesday), and Burton too tweeted about that awkward incident in reply to a fan who brought up the incident.
She tweeted, "Girls. I'm so impressed with you brave ones. I had to laugh back then so I wouldn't cry. Sending Love."
https://t.co/wh2MpJVQzl— Hilarie Burton (@HilarieBurton) October 11, 2017
Girls. I'm so impressed with you brave ones. I had to laugh back then so I wouldn't cry. Sending love.
The fan named @ShaniceBrim had tweeted saying Ben Affleck also grabbed Hilarie Burton's breasts on TRL once. Everyone Forgot though."
And soon after this news grabbed headlines, Ben Affleck tweeted an apology posts, stating that he acted inappropriately and he's very sorry.
I acted inappropriately toward Ms. Burton and I sincerely apologize— Ben Affleck (@BenAffleck) October 11, 2017
Ben wasn't sure about Harvey Weinstein accusations before but on Tuesday after knowing everything, he had posted that he felt "sick" and "angry" to hear about such allegations against Weinstein.
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