Geoffrey Rush was in the last week that he was on the boards was with King Lear several times a tegenspeelster in a way that they are as unpleasant experienced. That claims at least a lawyer from the Australian newspaper The Daily Telegraph, which last year, an article devoted to the inappropriate behaviour of the Australian actor, without taking in details. That come still above the water.
Rush lamented the newspaper to the direction of the story, because according to him, it is not right. Monday was the lawyer of the Telegraph heard. He told the court that Rush tegenspeelster five days in a row on the stage, touched in a way it had not been done. They experienced this as very unpleasant, and had asked him to stop, but Rush went still by. “That in itself is inappropriate behaviour”, argued the lawyer.
The counsel of Rush responded in the negative on the story. He reported the allegations as ’vague’. Rush was made in 2015 and 2016 in the theater as King Lear.
The Australian newspaper has published the article in december. Rush and invested it directly in a press conference in which he legal steps announced and said that the newspaper, his reputation had been damaged. “The Daily Telegraph has false, defamatory and derogatory claims on its front page posted,” said Rush in hard words. “This does irreparable damage to my reputation caused and it is extremely painful for my wife, my daughter and son, my family and my colleagues in the film-, television – and theaterindustrie.”