Wooden, 33, who dated Manson, 52, from round 2007 and was briefly engaged to him in 2010, made the accusation in an Instagram publish. “The identify of my abuser is Brian Warner, additionally recognized to the world as Marilyn Manson. He began grooming me once I was a young person and horrifically abused me for years,” she wrote.
“I used to be brainwashed and manipulated into submission,” Wood added. Three different ladies on Monday additionally posted accusations on Instagram in opposition to Manson of emotional and psychological abuse within the final 10 years.
Manson’s report label, Loma Vista Recordings, mentioned in an announcement that in mild of the “disturbing allegations” by Wood and different ladies the corporate “will stop to additional promote his present album efficient instantly.” “On account of these regarding developments, we have now additionally determined to not work with Marilyn Manson on any future tasks,” the Loma Vista assertion added.
Representatives for Manson didn’t return requests for touch upon Monday. The singer-songwriter is understood for his Gothic-inspired black outfits and heavy make-up. His hits embody “The Dope Present” and “Private Jesus.” Wood had testified earlier than the U.S. Congress and California Senate about her expertise with home violence and rape with out figuring out who was accountable.
Requested about Wooden’s testimony in a 2020 interview with British journal Metal Hammer, Manson’s representatives mentioned in an announcement; “Private testimony is simply that, and we predict it’s inappropriate to touch upon that… There are additionally quite a few articles over a number of years the place Evan Rachel Wood speaks very positively about her relationship with Manson.” Wood began her profession as a toddler actor in such movies as “13.” Different credit embody “The Wrestler” and the TV collection “Mildred Pierce.”
She mentioned on Monday that she was “performed dwelling in worry of retaliation, slander and blackmail… I stand with the numerous victims who will not be silent.” The actor’s representatives didn’t return a request for additional touch upon Monday.
Dozens of males in leisure, politics, enterprise and sports activities have been accused of sexual misconduct or emotional abuse for the reason that #MeToo motion went viral in 2017 following a number of allegations in opposition to Hollywood producer Harvey Weinstein. Weinstein was sentenced in 2020 to 23 years in jail.
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