Argento said in an interview with the Italian daily Corriere della Sera that she was assaulted by the American director in 2002 on the set of his action movie "xXx."
Actor Dustin Hoffman is the latest in a growing string of powerful men accused of harassment. In the wake of the Harvey Weinstein saga, millions of women posted #metoo on social media, sharing their stories of sexual assault and harassment.
A Los Angeles Times report published on Sunday detailed sexual harassment allegations by the women against the screenwriter. It comes as Hollywood mogul Harvey Weinstein, faces a deluge of harassment and assault allegations from numerous women.
The assault accusations against Harvey Weinstein continue to grow as more actresses come forward with explosive charges against the movie mogul, whose lurid behavior has opened a debate on sexual harassment and hypocrisy in Hollywood.
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