Armie Hammer has been photographed for the primary time since a girl accused him in March of a violent rape, as he was noticed lunching within the Cayman Islands.
Armie Hammer has been laying low within the Cayman Islands ever since a girl named Effie accused him in March 2021 of a violent rape that occurred in 2017. The actor has now been photographed for the primary time since Effie’s Mar. 17 press convention with lawyer Gloria Allred. The 34-year-old was noticed having lunch exterior beneath a tan umbrella at Macabuca restaurant on the West Bay half of Grand Cayman. Armie was seated with an older couple and several other girls described as “friends” in photographs you possibly can see right here.
Armie wore a gray t-shirt and shorts, and is now carrying his hair in a intently cropped type. When out from beneath the umbrella and within the sunshine, his island tan glowed on his pores and skin. He wore sun shades over lunch, however took them off and appeared to glare when he noticed a paparazzo taking his photograph.
Armie and his now estranged spouse Elizabeth Chambers had spent the 2020 COVID-19 residence lockdown within the Cayman Islands, the place the oil inheritor spent 5 years residing there as a toddler. When strict quarantines have been lifted in early summer season, Armie left and got here again to the states, whereas Elizabeth remained on Grand Cayman with the couple’s two youngsters, Harper, 6, and Ford, 4. The couple formally introduced in a joint assertion on July 10, 2020 that they have been ending their 13 yr marriage by getting a divorce.
The Call Me By Your Name star was accused of rape by a girl named Effie on Mar 18, 2021. “On April 24, 2017, Armie Hammer violently raped me for over four hours in Los Angeles during which he repeatedly slapped my head against a wall bruising my face. He also committed other acts of violence against me to which I did not consent,” Effie acknowledged in a Facebook information convention along with her lawyer, Ms. Allred, which you’ll be able to watch above in it’s entirety. Effie admitted that she was in an on-again/off-again relationship with the actor for 4 years, which might have overlapped with Hammer’s marriage to Elizabeth.
Effie claimed that in the course of the alleged rape, The Social Network star purposely beat her toes “so they would hurt” when she walked. Effie mentioned that when she tried to get away, he “wouldn’t let me,” she additional claimed. She mentioned that she first met Armie when she was 20-years-old by way of Facebook, and that she quickly “fell in love” with the actor as issues moved at a fast tempo.
Effie claimed, “Looking back, it is now clear to me wаs employing mаnipulаtion tаctics in order to exert control over me until I stаrted to lose myself would often test my devotion to him, crossing my boundаries аs he becаme increаsingly more violent used me mentаlly, emotionаlly, sexuаlly.” The Los Angeles Police Department has launched an investigation into Effie’s rape allegations.
For his half, Armie denied the allegations by means of his lawyer Andrew B. Brettler of Lavely & Singer. He mentioned his relationship with Effie and different girls coming ahead with claims have been “completely consensual, discussed and agreed upon in advance, and mutually participatory.”