Naomie Harris Says She Was Groped By A Huge Star And No One Did Anything About It

    "No one said anything because he was...such a huge star."

    This article contains descriptions of sexual harassment.

    Naomie Harris is looking back on her #MeToo experience.

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    The No Time to Die star recently explained that she was once groped during an audition — and, shockingly, no one did anything about it.

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    Naomie shared that the unnamed actor slid his hand up her skirt while she was in the middle of reading for a part.

    "What was so shocking about it was the casting director was there and the director, and of course no one said anything because he was – he is – such a huge star," Naomie told the Mail on Sunday's You magazine.

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    And while she feels "lucky" that it was the only incident she experienced, it definitely doesn't make it OK.

    "That was my only #MeToo incident, so I felt very lucky given how rife that behaviour was," Naomie said.

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    Thankfully, she believes that she's now seen a major shift in how these sorts of incidents are treated on sets.

    "Now things have definitely changed: I was on a project where there was a #MeToo incident and there was no hesitation, [the perpetrator] was immediately removed," Naomie revealed.

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    You can read all that Naomie had to say here.

    If you or someone you know has experienced sexual assault, you can call the National Sexual Assault Hotline at 1-800-656-HOPE, which routes the caller to their nearest sexual assault service provider. You can also search for your local center here.