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Allen increasingly isolated as molestation claims resurface

Allen increasingly isolated as molestation claims resurface

Woody Allen's adopted daughter Dylan Farrow has maintained for years that the director molested her as a child.

Actor Colin Firth has alos stated that he does not wish to work with Woody Allen in the future. On the same day, Firth released a public statement via the Guardian and announced he won't work with Woody Allen again.

Of late, Alec Baldwin seems to be the only actor to publicly stand to support Allen.

In a statement on Thursday, Allen repeated his denial, and said Farrow was using the sexual misconduct scandal that has swept Hollywood to renew her accusation. She also said that he had been inappropriate at other times, including asking her to get into bed with him while he wore only underwear.

He said authorities had found that Dylan, now 32, was probably coached by her adoptive mother Mia Farrow "to tell the story". This is something that Farrow has denounced since "more than twenty-five years ago".

Farrow says her father took her to a small attic crawl space, instructed her to lay down on her stomach and play with her brother's toy train, while he sat behind in the doorway and touched her private parts.

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Dylan Farrow, who was adopted by the director and actress Mia Farrow, gave a TV interview on Thursday insisting she was telling the truth about being molested by Allen when she was seven years old.

Allen has consistently denied that allegations and was investigated but never charged for the alleged assault.

In response, Allen, now 82, accused his ex-lover's family of "cynically" exploiting the Time's Up anti-sexual harassment movement to repeat "discredited" child molestation allegations. "My first impulse was that I had done something wrong".

Rachel Brosnahan: Though she worked with Allen on the Amazon series "Crisis in Six Scenes", the actress said that she has "struggled" with her decision to do it.

"What I don't understand is how is this insane story of me being brainwashed and coached more believable than what I'm saying about being sexually assaulted by my father?" hit back Farrow. In 2013, Vanity Fair interviewed her about everything she went through. "I worked (with Woody Allen) 3 times and it was one of the privileges of my career". In our time of MeToo and Time's Up, I'd like to think that's changing; the fact that Dylan Farrow is now afforded a platform far larger than an open letter on a New York Times blog is encouraging. "I had a long talk with her about not working with him and it didn't click", she wrote in the comments. "I just told you". It's not the most verbose denunciation in the world, but it's an important one nonetheless: Each prominent actor or filmmaker who cuts ties with Allen is one less cinematic collaborator he can turn to, one more industry door slammed shut and perhaps most importantly, one more well-known male actor using his ample platform to amplify a message now resonating throughout Hollywood and beyond: Time's up.

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