Tuesday 20 March 2018

Casey Affleck pulls out of presenting at Oscars

Casey Affleck with his best actor Oscar
Casey Affleck with his best actor Oscar

asey Affleck, an actor who has been accused of sexual harassment by female crew members on earlier films, has withdrawn as a presenter at the 2018 Academy Awards, a spokeswoman for the organisation said on Thursday.

Affleck, who won the best actor Oscar last year for his performance in the family drama "Manchester by the Sea," was expected to present this year's best actress award.


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