Director Oliver Stone has been accused of sexual assault by Carrie Stevens, a former Playboy model who says he groped her at a party about 26 years ago.
She wrote on Facebook:Â
I was only 22 years old. Oliver walked past me & grabbed my boob as he waltzed out the front door of a party. I still remember the cocky grin on his face like he got away with something…These douche bags are not above the law, and they should be held to the same standard as every other man. It’s common decency NOT to grab boobs, pussies (like our President does)…or any other body part of another uninvited. They should go back to preschool, because they must’ve missed the lesson… “keep your hands to yourself.”
Stevens described Stone and Weinstein as “two of a kind,” and told The New York Daily News that she probably wasn’t his only victim. “If they do it to one, they’ll do it to as many as they can get away with,” she said. (A rep for Stone did not return a request for comment from the NY Daily News about the allegations.)
It’s no coincidence her comments came shortly after Stone defended Weinstein during a public appearance at the Busan International Film Festival â she posted a link to his words with her story.
Stone had previously Â expressed sympathy for Weinstein, who’s just going through such a rough time right now, you guys.Â
I’m a believer that you wait until this thing gets to trial. I believe a man shouldn’t be condemned by a vigilante system. It’s not easy what he’s going through, either. During that period he was a rival. I never did business with him and didn’t really know him. I’ve heard horror stories on everyone in the business, so I’m not going…