Casey Hammer, who can also be the granddaughter of Armand Hammer, has reportedly signed an unique take care of Talos Movies, a manufacturing firm whose slate of initiatives have appeared on HBO Max and Disney+ amongst different streamers.
Deadline stories that the challenge has but to discover a residence on a streamer or broadcast community however it’s being shopped it round.
“The Hammer household historical past is like ‘Succession’ on steroids. A dysfunctional dynasty with its male characters exhibiting all of the devastating penalties of privilege gone wild,” Talos Movies co-founders Elli Hakami and Julian P. Hobbs stated in a press release (through the outlet). “Now, for the primary time, Casey Hammer will inform not simply her story, however the definitive household historical past, leaving no stone unturned. With new unfolding revelations and present-day penalties, this mini-series will present audiences with a riveting journey right into a household the place repute is all the pieces and the place issues are by no means how they seem.”
Phrase of the collection comes simply months after a number of ladies, some unidentified, got here ahead claiming Armie, a 34-year-old actor, carried out BDSM fetishes within the bed room, inflicting them emotional harm and bodily illnesses.
In an interview with Fox Information final yr, Armie’s ex-girlfriend Paige Lorenze claimed he “has a want to harm ladies.”
Armie’s scandal took a flip in March when he was accused of rape and bodily abuse. He’s now the principle suspect in an investigation by the Los Angeles Police Division however has repeatedly denied the allegations.
At a press convention held by famed lawyer Gloria Allred in March, a girl claimed the “Social Community” actor raped her on April 24, 2017 in Los Angeles.
“He repeatedly slapped my head towards a wall bruising my face. He additionally dedicated different acts of violence towards me to which I didn’t consent,” she alleged.
She stated after the alleged assault she was “traumatized” and she or he was “emotionally distressed and misplaced curiosity in dwelling.”
Hammer, by means of his lawyer, denied the allegations in a press release to Fox Information on the time.
“[The woman’s] personal correspondence with Mr. Hammer undermines and refutes her outrageous allegations. As not too long ago as July 18, 2020, [the woman] despatched graphic texts to Mr. Hammer telling him what she needed him to do to her. Mr. Hammer responded making it clear that he didn’t wish to preserve that kind of relationship along with her,” stated Andrew Brettler of Lavely and Singer.
Armie has since exited a number of appearing initiatives, together with “Shotgun Marriage ceremony,” which he was set to star in alongside Jennifer Lopez. Deadline stories that he is additionally departed Paramount+’s “The Supply,” and Starz’s “Gaslit.”
Though it seems the accusations towards Armie will not be the one scandal involving the Hammer household that the collection might uncover. Armie’s great-great-grandfather, Dr. Julius Hammer, was convicted of first-degree manslaughter following the dying of a Russian diplomat he allegedly gave an abortion to.
Armand Hammer’s son, Julian, killed a person over a playing debt, the report states.
Casey Hammer printed her personal ebook again in 2015 titled “Surviving My Birthright.” In it, she reportedly claims she was sexually abused by Julian when she was a younger woman.
Casey has been dwelling in California, working as a designer a San Diego Dwelling Depot.
“As a survivor I wish to assist empower others to talk up and know that they’re heard,” Casey stated (through the outlet).
Should you or somebody you understand is affected by abuse, please contact the Nationwide Sexual Assault Hotline at 1-800-656-4673.