Comedian Aziz Ansari Accused Of Sexual Assault

Comedian Aziz Ansari Accused Of Sexual Assault

A 23-year-old NY photographer has spoken out about a distressing experience with comedy actor Aziz Ansari, saying he sexually harassed her after a date, on "the worst night of her life".

She claims the Master of None star asked for her phone number and they exchanged texts for a week before arranging a date in September, which reportedly ended with Grace in an Uber on the way home, "in tears". It was at that time that her memories of the alleged incident flooded back. The two initially kissed, but when Grace asked him to " slow down" Aziz instead responded by saying "Where do you want me to f**k you?" Recounting her meeting she said: "I stood up, and I'm like tipsy at this point and feeling really confident". However, Grace has since referred to the date as "the worst night of [her] life". "You had to have noticed I was uncomfortable". With the idea of getting to know each other better, they chose to meet up for a date a week later, which didn't end well.

Upon receiving a text from Aziz the next day, Grace took the opportunity of letting the comedian know how she felt about their date.

An article in Babe reports the 23-year-old photographer, named only as "Grace" to protect her anonymity, describing in uncomfortable detail an encounter which allegedly took place last year after they met at an Emmy Awards afterparty. She said, "When we got back to your place, you ignored clear, non-verbal cues; you kept going with advances". She even explained him the reason why she was telling him how she felt, "I want to make sure you're aware so maybe the next girl doesn't have to cry on the ride home". All I can say is, it would never be my intention to make you or anyone feel the way you described.


Ashamed of ignoring the obvious signs of discomfort, Ansari apologised along the lines, "Clearly, I misread things in the moment and I'm truly sorry". Now, the latest person to be accused of improper behaviour is comedian and noted feminism activist Aziz Ansari. "I think that started a new fire, and it kind of made it more real".

"I'm so sad to hear this", Ansari allegedly responded.

Ansari, 34, who shot to worldwide fame with the popularity of his Netflix comedy Master of None, has been accused of coercing the photographer into having oral sex with him.

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