Director Brett Ratner accused of sexual misconduct

Playboy has put plans for Ratner to direct a movie on hold after six women, including actress Olivia Munn, publicly accused Ratner of sexual harassment and abuse, claims he denies.
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Transcript for Director Brett Ratner accused of sexual misconduct
We'll begin with new explosivereports of alleged sexual misconduct as the me too movement goes global. Spanning politics, journalism, education, Hollywood and more. The "Los Angeles times" is detailing new accusations against another by Olivia Munn. The list of Hollywood elite facing accusations growing. No part of Hollywood untouched. Brett Ratner, the latest powerful Hollywood filmmaker being called out by some women for alleged sexual harassment and abuse. Ratner, the man behind "Hush hour." And "X men: The last stand" facing accusations from six women including actress Olivia Munn. Olivia Munn telling the "L.A. Times" in 2004 she was still an aspiring actress she it visited his set delivering a meal in his trailer when he walked out with his belly sticking out and he began touching himself, she said, in front of her. Munn alleging he harassed over several times more over the years. She tried to avoid him after that incident in the trailer but she still had to do auditions where he was there. She still went to parties where she saw him. She compared him to a classroom bully who she couldn't shake off. Also speaking out fashion model and actress Natasha henstridge, she says she met Ratner when she was 19 hanging out with friends in his New York apartment. Henstridge telling the "L.A. Times" corner then assaulted her and physically forced himself on me. At some point I gave in and he did his thing. Ratner's attorney telling ABC news Brett Ratner denies the outrageous allegations reported about him and we are confident his name will be cleared once the current media frenzy dies down and people can objectively evaluate the nature of these claims. Ratner was set to direct an upcoming Hugh Hefner movie. Playboy saying they are putting those plans on hold. We have a lot writing about Ratner and men writing to us harassed by other men. How much more proof do you people need? Reporter: Kevin spacey accused of making sexual advances on a 14-year-old boy in 1986. Netflix suspending production as it investigates. Overnight Kevin spacey's representatives telling us Kevin spacey is taking the time necessary to seek evaluation and treatment. No other information is available at this time. And this morning actor Dustin Hoffman also finding himself under fire. A Hollywood reporter guest columnist writing about her experience with the star saying he allegedly groped her several times when she was just 17 working on a set. Hoffman apologized saying it's not reflective of who he is. Okay.

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