Comic Chris D’Elia has spoke back to a pair of allegations of sexual misconduct that emerged on Twitter Tuesday night. Diverse females accused D’Elia of “grooming,” sexually harassing, and soliciting nude photos from them when they had been kids, some claiming they had been as younger as 16 at the time of the alleged incident.
“I do know I indisputably enjoy mentioned and done issues that can maybe presumably also wish offended individuals within the future of my career, nevertheless I indisputably enjoy by no manner knowingly pursued any underage females at any point,” D’Elia instructed TMZ. “All of my relationships had been each and every lawful and consensual and I indisputably enjoy by no manner met or exchanged any corrupt photos with the individuals that enjoy tweeted about me. That being mentioned, I indisputably am indisputably sorry. I used to be a uninteresting man who ABSOLUTELY let myself salvage caught up in my everyday life. That’s MY fault. I occupy it. I’ve been reflecting on this for a whereas now and I promise I will proceed to total better.”A advisor for D’Elia declined to comment. Other representatives did now not straight answer to EW’s interrogate of for comment.A Twitter thread by user @SheRatesDogs has compiled allegations from bigger than a dozen females, starting from accusations of harassment and attempts to solicit nude photos to now not lower than one 2d-hand allegation of sexual assault. Most inform D’Elia reached out to them through social media and tried to bear their mobile phone numbers.
D’Elia is identified for his stand-up comedy nevertheless has also had quite lots of acting roles, most only within the near previous on Netflix’s You, on which he performed a comedian who sexually abuses underage women.