Matthew Lawrence Says An Company Fired Him After Refusing To Strip For A Director Providing Him A Marvel Function

Matthew Lawrence acquired candid a couple of horrible expertise with an award-winning director.

Throughout an episode of his Brotherly Love podcast on Thursday, the 43-year-old actor was speaking concerning the #MeToo motion together with his brothers and co-hosts Joey and Andrew Lawrence when he opened up concerning the sexual harassment he’s confronted in Hollywood through the years. He mentioned:

“There’s been many instances in my life the place I’ve been propositioned to get an enormous function.”

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Matthew then went on to share one incident when a “distinguished Oscar award-winning director” allegedly provided him a job in a Marvel film – however provided that he stripped and let the particular person take photos of him. WTF?! When the Boy Meets World alum refused and left the resort, he claimed his company on the time fired him. Once more, what the f**ok?!! With out naming names of who was concerned on this disturbing encounter, Matthew recalled:

“I’ve misplaced my company as a result of I went to the resort room, which I can’t consider they’d ship me to, of a really distinguished Oscar award-winning director who confirmed up in his gown, requested me to take my garments off, and mentioned he wanted to take Polaroids of me. After which if I did X, Y, and Z, I’d be the subsequent Marvel character. I didn’t do this, and my company fired me as a result of I left this director’s room.”

So, so terrible. The Mrs. Doubtfire star acknowledged “quite a lot of my different male buddies” had comparable experiences within the trade. Nevertheless, he famous there’s a “double commonplace” when male stars come ahead with sexual harassment claims versus feminine stars. Utilizing Terry Crews’ 2017 groping claims towards WME agent Adam Venit for instance, Matthew explains:

“Terry Crews comes out and says it; individuals are laughing at him. Individuals don’t help him. They kick him out. Why? As a result of he’s a person that represents masculinity, and I feel our society is much less prepared to listen to that scenario happening with males than they’re with ladies.”

He added:

“Not quite a lot of guys for my part have come out and talked about this within the trade. There’s additionally this similar scenario. Now granted, I’d say it’s most likely a couple of third of what ladies undergo. The quantity of males. Males undergo this as effectively, whether or not it’s one other lady or one other man in energy.”

What an horrible scenario. We recognize Matthew for having this weak dialog and sharing his expertise. You may see your entire dialogue on the Me Too motion (under):

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