Actress Portia de Rossi has indicted actor and writer Steven Seagal of passionate harassment.
The Arrested Development actress, who is married to US speak uncover horde Ellen DeGeneres, done a claim in a twitter posted on Wednesday night.
She alleges that during a film try-out Mr Seagal told her “how critical it was to have chemistry off-screen” before unzipping his trousers.
Mr Seagal’s manager told BBC News that a actor had no comment.
My final try-out for a Steven Segal film took place in his office. He told me how critical it was to have chemistry off-screen as he sat me down and unzipped his leather pants. I️ ran out and called my agent. Unfazed, she replied, “well, we didn’t know if he was your type.”
— Portia de Rossi (@portiaderossi) November 8, 2017
The 65-year-old is best famous for his movement roles during a 1980s and 1990s, including Under Siege and Flight of Fury. He was given Russian citizenship by President Vladimir Putin in 2016.
Several other women have come brazen to credit Mr Seagal of inapt poise and harassment, including a Good Wife singer Julianna Margulies and indication Jenny McCarthy.
He is a latest chairman in Hollywood to mount indicted of passionate nuisance or passionate attack after women began entrance brazen about writer Harvey Weinstein.
Harvey Weinstein has denied all allegations of non-consensual sex done opposite him.
In a tweet, Ms de Rossi pronounced her complaints about Mr Seagal’s poise were discharged during a time by her agent.
She did not mention that film a try-out was for, or in that year a occurrence allegedly happened.
The Australian-American singer has been married to radio horde Ellen DeGeneres for 9 years.
Ms DeGeneres common Ms de Rossi’s twitter with her 75 million supporters on Thursday with a caption: “I am unapproachable of my wife”.