Even after her death Carrie Fisher is having none of your bullshit.
Heather Ross, a pal of Fisher’s, talked to a regional radio station in Tucson, AZ. about her experience with sexual attack in Hollywood. On the 94.9 Morning Mix , Ross remembered improper advances from a huge name manufacturer and how Fisher explained she had a zero-tolerance policy for that type of habits.
After Ross was attacked by “an Oscar-winning manufacturer” — not Weinstein, however another — Fisher raged. After the preliminary shock and worry disappeared, Fisher encountered the manufacturer at Sony and provided him a bundle.
“It was a cow tongue from Jerry’ s Famous Deli with a note that stated, ‘ If you ever touch my beloved Heather or other female once again, the next shipment will be something of yours in a much smaller sized box.’ ”
The cow tongue was all Fisher’s concept, natch, and she ensured to provide it personally and view him open package.
“That’s simply how she was,” Ross stated. “I miss her a lot. She defended individuals … She put things out there and in your face.”
Ross fulfilled the manufacturer online — their discussions weren’t romantic or sexual, afirmó, however he did wish to satisfy up and get her included with his most current job.
“I felt safe thinking, ‘I’m obese, I’m not appealing to these individuals, I’m not planning to end up being a starlet,'” she discussed.
She met him and he made sexual advances. “When it took place, it took place so rapidly that I repented of myself,” afirmó. “I believed I did something incorrect. And I believed, ‘Well, perhaps by meeting him … I was asking for it.'”
The manufacturer selected her up in his vehicle then made a reason to stopped. He reached over her to rapidly recline the passenger-side seat then pressed himself on top of her.
Ross discussed she believed she was “secured” by not fitting Hollywood’s charm requirements, however her story validates exactly what the majority of ladies understand and exactly what a piece like Mayim Bialik’s New York Times column cannot detect: This takes place to all ladies.
Ross informed her mom and pals however eventually remained quiet for several years, explaining the huge power space in between a “kid from Tucson” and an acclaimed manufacturer.
h / t Page Six