As the world begins to see Hollywood’s dark underbelly for the first time, those who attempt to downplay or otherwise cover for the predators are being exposed as complicit in the abuse. Because their facade is collapsing, those in the mainstream who could once look the other way in the face of abuse or smear the alleged victims are now frantically attempting to maintain the narrative.
“Growing up on movie sets has its ups and its downs. I mean, sure, it’s great, you get lots of attention, only three hours a day of school. There’s makeup and wardrobe, movie premieres, limousines. It all sounds like fun, but when you are 12 or 13 years old, you’re very, very impressionable.