Hollywood star John Travolta, was charged with touching the genitals of a masseur in a luxury hotel room in Beverly Hills, California. He was sued for $ 2 million dollars.
Certainty is released to Reuters referring to court documents in Los Angeles on Monday (05/07/2012). Masseur claim that Travolta has been sexually assaulted during the massage in a hotel room four months ago.
Sexual harassment case was filed by a male masseur, who did not know his name, to the court on Friday. Mentioned, Travolta is a massage in a private bungalow in an exclusive hotel, 16 January.
At the time, Travolta is said to have rubbed the masseur foot, touching his genitals, and try to start at least one act of sex in the private bungalow.
Travolta spokesman, said in a statement, explaining that the claim was a “baseless lie”. Because, on that date when the incident happened just like plaintiff question , Travolta was in the U.S. East Coast. “John was not in California,” the statement said.
masseur’s attorney, Okorie Okorocha, said that under California law, a victim of sexual harassment can be filed without the identity of his client to avoid embarrassment.
Okorocha said the masseur who was called by an unknown name, then picked up on the sidewalk and then into the bedroom bungalow to pay 200 U.S. dollars per hour. “I want to make sure we have plenty of evidence. In fact I have accurate evidence,” he said.
Travolta rose to fame in 1970 in the television show “Welcome Back Kotter”. He later became a movie star “Saturday Night Fever”, “Grease” and then “Pulp Fiction” that made him famous.
The man who is now 58-year-old has been nominated for two Academy Awards and has been married to Kelly Preston since 1991.