Scarlett Johansson defends Woody Allen scandal harassment


Woody Allen and Scarlett Johansson in 2008

Woody Allen and Scarlett Johansson in 2008. (AP Photo/Chris Pizzello).

Scarlett Johansson

it Scarlett is Johansson. Actress is able to surprise the optics, as in 76esima Venice film festival where she wore a red dress sexy designer Celine, but also a woman able to take positions upstream. Without fear, be evaluated. How has he the his thoughts Woody Allen and on the participation of the new York-based Director in the movement #Metoo. “I Love Woody. Lavorerei with him at any time“said the 34-year-old diva, interview byThe Hollywood Reporter. The American magazine has the space of the protagonist of the film Marriage Story by Noah Baumbach, in the race for the Golden lion at the Venice film festival. And could not miss a question, the Director, has helped his career and make one of the women, the most sought-after in Hollywood, as the actress paid more in the world.

What I feel about Woody Allen? Believe him. I see Woody every time I can, and I have many conversations with him about it. I was very direct with him, and is very direct with me. Confirmation of his innocence and I believe him“said Scarlett. In the opposite position as many colleagues from the film, after scandal #metoo, you publicly from the Oscar-winner for I and Annie.

Woody Allen and the movement #metoo

In October of 2017, at the outbreak of the women revolts against the power of blackmail sexual in Hollywood. Thanks to the complaints of many women in the motion #metoo) and the surveys of the New York Times and New Yorkthe first mighty fall, is Harvey Weinstein, the Lord of cinema. Then tap on many of the other names in the world of entertainment, including Woody Allen. In reality, the name of the new York Director is related to #metoo is different. The movement has helped to light the delicate situation that he mothers of one part, Woody Allen, on the other hand, the ex-partner Mia Farrow and one of her daughters adoptive, Dylan. The last of the accused, the adoptive harassed father sexually, as he is still a child. With the support of the mother and brother Ronan, the girl would continue to tell for years, his version in court proceedings is very complex: the Director is repeatedly stressed is innocent, not the signs of sexual abuse were found, and it seems that Dylan was as plagiata from the mother. However, this was not enough for the conservation of Woody Allen from #metoo: why, on the emotional movement, some actors, such as Michael Caine, Timothée Chalamet, and Greta Gerwig they are not in use against him, has been canceled, a contract with Amazon and the film A rainy day in New York never been distributed.

Scarlett Johansson and Woody Allen, the meeting in the years 2000

Woody Allen he headed for the first time Scarlett Johansson in the year 2005 in the movie Match Pointwhere the young actress in the main role was to, along with Jonathan Rhys Meyers. An interpretation that has convinced the Director, to the point ingaggiarla year for Scoop and then in 2008 for Vicky Cristina Barcelona. The cooperation has contributed to the growth of the professional actress, but also to trust and to believe in the Director. And, if you ask them, if you find it difficult to take the defense of Woody Allen in a cultural moment in which one tends to believe, simply on the accusations of the women, the Johansson replies: “It is difficult, because it is a time where people are angry, understandable. Things had to change, and then people have a passion, strong feelings, they are upset, and rightly so. An intense experience“.

The rest, Hollywood diva, takes up the defense of All, is certainly not deaf to the cry of women, is an advocate of the movement, Time’s Up (organization for the defense of the victims of sexual violence), in 2018 against the castle itself James Franco if the us became an actor accused of harassment of five women. “I want to return my brooch“he yelled at the actors, which is worn on the brooch of the Swiss francs for the support of women. To say, without any fear of his opinion. Once again.