Shock-rocker Marilyn Manson is defending himself in opposition to allegations he sexually abused, drugged and tortured “Sport of Thrones” actress Esmé Bianco, 38.
The accusations of sexual, bodily and emotional abuse in Bianco’s Friday lawsuit are “provably false,” mentioned a lawyer for the 52-year-old musician.
The lawsuit claims that Manson, whose actual title is Brian Warner, introduced Bianco to Hollywood in 2011 beneath the guise of performing jobs that by no means materialized. As an alternative, the plaintiff claimed she was delivered to his home, given alcohol and medicines, locked in a bed room the place she was whipped and shocked, and compelled to have intercourse with one other lady.
“To be clear, this swimsuit was solely filed after my shopper refused to be shaken down by Ms. Bianco and her lawyer and provides in to their outrageous monetary calls for primarily based on conduct that merely by no means occurred,” Manson’s lawyer Howard E. King mentioned.
“We are going to vigorously contest these allegations in court docket and are assured that we’ll prevail.”
Manson is accused of not letting Bianco depart his house with out permission, chasing her round with an ax and slicing her with a “Nazi knife.”
“It took Ms. Bianco years to grasp the extent of Mr. Warner’s bodily, sexual, psychological, and emotional abuse,” the swimsuit mentioned.
“She offers with advanced Publish-Traumatic Stress Dysfunction, anxiousness, melancholy, and panic assaults to this present day because of this.”
“My intimate relationships have all the time been totally consensual with like-minded companions,” Manson wrote on Instagram on the time.