A 3rd woman has come ahead to accuse “Intercourse and the Metropolis” actor Chris Noth of sexual assault.
The 30-year-old tech govt, recognized by the pseudonym “Ava,” instructed The Every day Beast that Noth allegedly compelled himself on her within the again workplace of a Midtown restaurant in 2010.
“At first, it felt as if I used to be the one particular person within the universe who may hear me saying no,” she instructed the web site.
Ava mentioned she determined to publicly come ahead after The Hollywood Reporter on Thursday revealed the allegations of two different ladies who additionally accused Noth of sexual assault, one in 2004 and the opposite in 2015. He denied the allegations.
On the time of the alleged assault, Ava was 18 and dealing as a hostess and show-tune singer at Da Marino, an Italian eatery on forty ninth Avenue close to Occasions Sq., to help her appearing profession, the Every day Beast reported.
Noth, then 55, at occasions visited the restaurant, often drunk, and the 2 sang duets collectively, she instructed the outlet.
Ava mentioned she as soon as joined him at his desk, the place they talked about her profession and her hometown of Toronto.
“I like Canadian ladies,” she remembered Noth repeatedly telling her as he pulled her onto his lap, allegedly groping her and “urgent me onto his erection.”
Round 1 a.m. after the restaurant closed, Ava mentioned she was instructed by her supervisor that he would pay her within the again workplace. As she grabbed her coat and cash, she mentioned, Noth — who starred as “Mr. Huge” within the iconic HBO present — shut off the lights of the workplace behind her.
“He acted as if we had deliberately snuck off collectively clandestinely,” she recounted, describing the actor as “sloppy,” “heavy” and “sturdy.”
Noth allegedly started kissing her within the workplace, and pushed her in opposition to a desk. When he tried to penetrate her together with his fingers and felt her tampon, Ava mentioned she “was so hopeful that may be the tip of it.”
However Noth allegedly simply requested if she was on the finish of her interval and continued to grope her. Ava mentioned she moved right into a chair to push him again along with her legs and arms.
“He wasn’t listening to ‘no,’ however he heard me after I mentioned ‘not right here’ and satisfied him that I’d meet him some other place,” she instructed the Every day Beast.
Ava mentioned she was in a position to get away after convincing the actor that the 2 may meet elsewhere. She mentioned Noth texted her asking for her handle so he may ship a automobile to choose her up, however she went dwelling and didn’t reply.
“My limbs harm within the morning,” she recalled.
The Every day Beast reported that Ava supplied the outlet with an account of the alleged assault she mentioned she wrote in October 2020.
A consultant for Noth — whose character was killed off in the first episode of “Intercourse and the Metropolis” spin-off “And Simply Like That…” — dismissed Ava’s claims as “a whole fabrication.”
“The alleged accounts detailed all through learn like a chunk of unhealthy fiction,” a rep instructed The Publish in an announcement.
“Chris has no information of who this particular person is and, as acknowledged yesterday, has and would by no means cross that line.”
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