Wed. Aug 10th, 2022

Timothée Chalamet have spoken for the first time about Armie Hammerallegations of sexual assault.

In an interview for his Time cover story, the 25-year-old actor avoids a question about his former Call me by your name co-star who has been accused by several women via social media of emotional abuse, manipulation and sexual violence.

Timothée Chalamet, Armie Hammer
Timothée Chalamet has spoken for the first time about Armie Hammer’s allegations of sexual assault. (Getty)

“I understand well why you’re asking about it,” he said Dune actor said. “But it’s a question worth a major conversation, and I will not give you a partial answer.”

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Accusations from several women back in January accused Hammer of emotional abuse, manipulation and sexual violence. The actor’s only public statement was made in the same month, denying all charges against him after his role in Shotgun Wedding being reworked.

“I do not respond to the claims of these bulls, but in the face of the evil and false online attacks against me, I can not in good conscience now leave my children for 4 months to record a film in the Dominican Republic. Lionsgate supports me in this, and I’m grateful to them for that, ” the statement read.

Armie Hammer and Timothée Chalamet
Armie Hammer and Timothée Chalamet star in Call Me By Your Name. (Warner Bros.)

In March, it was revealed that Hammer was being investigated by the LAPD after the woman came forward accusations of rape against him. The woman accuses Hammer of violent rape and physical assault during their four-year relationship between 2016 and 2020.

“On April 24, 2017, Armie Hammer raped me violently for over four hours in Los Angeles, repeatedly hitting my head against a wall that hit my face,” she said in tears during the March 18 press conference. “He also committed other acts of violence against me that I did not accept.”

In response to the woman’s allegations, Hammer’s attorney, Andrew Brettler, issued a statement that vehemently denied the rape charge and her other allegations.

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Armie Hammer
Armie Hammer has been accused by several women of emotional abuse, manipulation and sexual violence. (Getty)

“[The accuser’s] own correspondence with Mr Hammer undermines and rejects her scandalous allegations, “it read in the statement.” As recently as July 18, 2020, [she] sent graphic texts to Mr Hammer and told him what she wanted him to do against her. Sir. Hammer replied, making it clear that he did not want to maintain that type of relationship with her. The screenshot … is just one in hundreds [she] sent to Mr Hammer. “

Hammer has been since dropped by his agency, WME, and has been removed from three major projects – including the upcoming romantic comedy Shotgun Wedding starring Jennifer Lopez and TV series The offer, which describes the story behind the scenes of the production of The Godfather.

Him too divided from his wife for 10 years, Elizabeth Chambers, in July 2020.

If you or someone you know is a victim of sexual assault, domestic or family violence, call 1800RESPECT at 1800737732 or visit their website. In an emergency, call 000.

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