Your morning read: The untold story of Brendan Fraser and the experience that nearly ended his career https://t.co/jTfIutt2sB— GQ Magazine (@GQMagazine) February 23, 2018
Ever wonder what happened to Brendan Fraser?
In a shocking new interview with GQ, the 49-year-old former Mummy star claims he spiraled into a deep depression after getting groped by the head of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association.
"His left hand reachers around, grabs my a** cheek and one of his fingers touches me in the taint. And he starts moving it around," Fraser recalls about his 2003 run-in with former HFPA president Philip Berk.
In the aftermath, Fraser says, "I became depressed. I was blaming myself and I was miserable...It made me retreat. It made me feel reclusive."
Read the full article here!
I just learned about Brendan Fraser’s story. I worked with him on School Ties and found him to be an extremely kind, hardworking, and conscientious man, as well as a wonderful actor. My heart goes out to him and I applaud his courage in coming forward to share his experience.— Anthony Rapp (@albinokid) February 23, 2018
I've said it before, I'll say it again, Brendan Fraser, you are loved. Thank you for being you. pic.twitter.com/WfIRTDwGeC— Stephen Ford (@StephenSeanFord) February 22, 2018
I have always liked Brendan Fraser, and I am sorry that he was assaulted by someone who sounds like an absolute nightmare. I take up space in solidarity with Fraser, and I'm grateful for his honesty about what surviving assault cost him.— Melissa McEwan (@Shakestweetz) February 22, 2018