James Franco reached an agreement with the two women who filed a complaint against him for sexual misconduct, in 2019 As the Associated Press agency reports, an agreement was signed between the 42-year-old actor Sarah Tither-Kaplan and Toni Gaal When they were students, they had followed a « masterclass on sex scenes » hosted by James Franco
The two women filed a complaint because the actor pushed their class to act out explicit sex scenes, including an orgy scene, which went way beyond the training aspect of the class The school in question founded by James Franco, Studio 4, which opened in 2014, closed three years later
For now, no amount of money has been mentioned The two parties announced that they had found their agreement to the judge, without specifying the terms
In their complaints, Sarah Tither-Kaplan and Toni Gaal explained that lessons led by James Franco allowed him to set up a hold They considered themselves « harassed and sexually exploited » during his classes, but also outside At the time of the filing of the complaints, lawyers for James Franco issued a statement denying the accusations.
With four other women, Sarah Tither-Kaplan recounted several assaults committed by James Franco in The Los Angeles Times, in January 2018 She explained that he fired security guards from the film set of The Long Home (2015) during an oral sex scene James Franco would thus have « taken advantage of his power by exploiting non-famous women who worked under his protection by promising them opportunities »
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