Gérard Depardieu, French actor, accused of sexual assault

They included touching without permission, taking advantage of his status of power and fame, and aggressive behavior by the actor when his victims tried to reject him.

Faced with these allegations, the lawyers of the main character of films such as Cyrano de Bergerac (1990), for years one of the most famous faces in French cinema worldwide, deny “any criminal behavior” according to Mediapart.

The allegations of inappropriate sexual behavior aren’t the only controversies this face of the saga has been involved in. “Asterix and Obelix” (1999-2012), who is currently 74 years old.

In 2013, he took Russian nationality in protest against the fiscal policy of the then president, the socialist Francois Hollande, and regularly praised Vladimir Putin’s Russia as “a great democracy.” However, he has spoken out against the invasion of Ukraine.

Source: El heraldo