Franco had launched the Studio 4 acting schools in Los Angeles and NY in 2014, but both schools were closed suddenly a year ago, the Timesreported. His attorney, Michael Plonsker, specifically said, "the allegations about the protective guards are not accurate".
Violet Paley, who alsoposted a tweet about Franco on Sunday, said that she and Franco initially had a consensual relationship but Franco pulled out his penis while they were in her auto and pressured her to give him oral sex. One of the women said James was her mentor. Franco stars in the show but also directed several episodes and serves as one of its producers.
During yet another awkward late-night television appearance, this time on Late Night with Seth Meyers, the Golden Globes victor was forced to address tweets from two women accusing him of harassment and the now-deleted tweets by Breakfast Club star Ally Sheedy. "It's a way people meet each other today, but what I've learned is you don't know who's on the other end". There are people, women and others who have not been a part of this conversation and I truly believe and why I was wearing the pin is that they need to be a part of this conversation and so I support that. "So I dont want to shut them down in any way, and I think its a good thing and I support it", he told the Late Night show host.
Colbert then brought up the allegations on social media, to which he replied: "There were some things on Twitter, I haven't read them".
Dates set for London games
The new stadium will only host one game this year, but has plans to host additional games in the same season moving forward. Gridiron fans will be able to sample the action once again at Wembley, as well as at Tottenham Hotspur's brand new stadium.
The actor started the year on a bit of a high, winning a Golden Globe award for his performance in The Disaster Artist. Students Hilary Dusome and Natalie Chmiel claim there was pressure by Franco for actresses to be topless and he was once "visibly angry" when no one wanted to comply.
"I feel there was an abuse of power", she tells the paper.
Devyn LaBella said that when she was at Studio 4, "They would tell us that smaller parts in their projects were being held exclusively for students - often they were opportunities for extra work or parts that required nudity". She also says he would frequently email her about job opportunities, but the roles were always for "a prostitute or a hooker". I don't know. I just - I guess I'm just letting it be.
"The others, look, in my life I pride myself on taking responsibility for things that I've done".
"I am still reading it the same as everyone else, trying to discern what is or isn't there", co-creator and executive producer David Simon said Thursday in a statement.
File sharing startup Dropbox confidentially files for IPO
Earlier this month the Swedish streaming music service Spotify also reported to be making a "confidential" or "secret" IPO. Dropbox has enlisted Goldman Sachs and JP Morgan Chase to lead the offering, and is looking to add additional banks.
Fresh food growth drives record Xmas sales at Tesco
However, it did not give a breakdown of like-for-like sales, again ignoring an industry benchmark used by its peers. The hard discounter claimed to be the UK's fastest growing supermarket during the four weeks to 31 December 2017.
Barcelona vs. Celta Vigo live stream
Wissam Ben Yedder, after 31 minutes, and Joaquin Correa in the 54th minute, were on target for Vincenzo Montella's team. On Wednesday, Real Madrid laboured to a 2-2 draw with Numancia to progress to the quarter-finals 5-2 on aggregate.
Super Mario Odyssey is Getting Free Update
Nintendo has unveiled some free Super Mario Odyssey DLC, with the upcoming update introducing Luigi's Balloon World to the game . But for those still enjoying their adventures with Cappy in Super Mario Odyssey , there's a little something for you as well.
Sam's Club stores are closing their doors
The law, which passed before the New Year, offers companies a drastic tax cut by bringing the corporate rate down to 21% from 35%. The news about the layoffs, which Walmart apparently tried to downplay by announcing the bonuses, was met with severe criticism.