The Suicide Squad actor Joel Kinnaman has filed a restraining order towards a mannequin with whom he mentioned he had ‘consensual intercourse’ in 2018, when he was single.
The actor wrote in an Instagram assertion on Friday that his resolution to file a restraining order got here after communication with the mannequin escalated, and perceived threats to the protection of his family members have been made as she allegedly demanded cash from him, threatening to accuse him of non-consensual intercourse in public.
Joel Kinnaman wrote in his submit, “Whereas it’s mortifying and scary to return ahead about all of this, what feels worse is enduring the escalating each day threats of bodily hurt to me and my family members and threats to go to the press with fabricated, vile rumours until I conform to a listing of calls for that features cash, Hollywood connections, serving to to safe a piece visa, a verified Instagram web page, a Wikipedia web page, a photograph shoot with Sports activities Illustrated, an extra $400,000 for an condo and extra. And so, I wish to share the info with you, actually and immediately.”
He wrote that on July 25, he had a dialog with the mannequin, whom he mentioned admitted on the decision that their encounters have been consensual, and allegedly mentioned, “Are you aware how a lot cash I’d get and the way well-known I’d be if I went to the press?”
Kinnaman mentioned that he tried to chop off all contact together with her after he entered right into a relationship, however the mannequin turned more and more hostile. He concluded, “I wish to be VERY clear so there isn’t a misunderstanding: I stand by all victims of sexual assault. That isn’t what occurred right here. This was consensual intercourse. And now it’s an try and extort.”
The mannequin took to her Instagram web page and accused the actor of rape. She additionally shared screenshots of conversations with him and his supervisor.
Joel Kinnaman was most lately seen as Colonel Rick Flag in James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad, which launched on August 5.