Filmmaker Woody Allen was forty-something in a relationship with a 16-year-old. That has the woman in question to The Hollywood Reporter declared.
The two would from 1976 for eight years an affair have had. Model Babi Christina Engelhardt was 16 years, All there was 41. They had met in a restaurant in New York, and started shortly afterwards, an affair. In New York city is (and was) the legal age to have sex at 17 years of age.
It is the first time that the now 59-year-old Boy openly about the affair speaks. Still want them All not to condemn you. “I have chosen to speak of so I have a perspective could offer. I fall Woody not to,” she said. “This is not an attempt to get this man to ruin. I speak about my love story. This made me who I am. I do not regret.”
Engelhardt was living at the time was still at her parents, but was also often in Manhattan for jobs as a model. Their encounters only took place in allen’s apartment on Fifth Avenue. She also explains never against his advances are entered, and that she admired him as a director.
According to the woman, she is also partly inspiration for the film ‘Manhattan’ from 1979, in which a 42-year-old man has a sexual relationship with a 17-year-old woman. Also the actress Stacey Nelkin says that she had a relationship with Allen when she was 17 years old. According to Engelhardt, is the character of the girl in the movie is a hotchpotch of different women. “I was a fragment. Great artists pick the currants from the pap (‘cherry-pick’).”
It is not the first time that Woody Allen into disrepute for sexual relationships with minors. His ex-partner Mia Farrow stepped out in 1992 to the police because All her seven-year-old daughter would have been. All that accusations still denied.
The director did not want to respond to the testimony of Engelhardt.