ASHLEY Judd who has been an outspoken member of the #MeToo and Times Up movements is now defending James Franco.
The Divergent actress told Stephen Sackur, host of BBC’s HARDtalk how she felt about Franco’s response to sexual misconduct allegations.
Getty Images – Getty Ashley Judd appears to be rallying to James Franco’s defence
In the revealing interview, where she also opened up about the abuse she endured from Harvey Weinstein in October.
But asked about how she felt about Franco’s response to sexual misconduct allegations, she said: “I think that what James said is terrific.
“And I think that we’ve all behaved, at a certain level, unconsciously, and done things that were insensitive, inappropriate, without necessarily understanding that they were.
“I mean, we’ve all operated with a certain amount of tone deafness, and I like the culpability, and we have to have restorative justice.”
AFP or licensors James Franco denies all the allegations made against him