Jason Momoa Confirms ‘Justice League’ Set Mistreatment Claims

Superheroes stick collectively. Jason Momoa backed up his Justice League costar Ray Fisher’s claims misconduct on the set of the 2017 movie and referred to as for motion from Warner Bros.

“THIS S–T HAS TO STOP AND NEEDS TO BE LOOKED AT,” the Aquaman star, 41, wrote via Instagram on Monday, September 14, alongside a photograph of him and Fisher. “@ray8fisher AND EVERYONE ELSE WHO EXPERIENCED WHAT HAPPEN UNDER THE WATCH OF @wbpictures NEEDS PROPER INVESTIGATION.”

The Hawaii native defined that he “assume[s] it’s f—ked up” {that a} “pretend Frosty announcement with out my permission” was made with the intention to “attempt to distract from Ray Fisher talking up in regards to the s–tty means we have been handled on Justice League reshoots.”

Jason Momoa Confirms Ray Fisher’s Claims of Mistreatment on ‘Justice League’ Set
Jason Momoa at BBC Radio 2 Studios in London on October 24, 2019. Beretta/Sims/Shutterstock

Momoa gave the impression to be referencing a Deadline story that exposed the actor because the voice of Frosty the Snowman in a live-action Warner Bros. movie in regards to the fictional character. It was revealed in July, shortly after Fisher’s claims have been made.

“Serious stuff went down,” the Baywatch alum added. “It must be investigated and other people must be held accountable. #IStandWithRayFisher. Aloha j.”

Fisher accused director Joss Whedon in July of inappropriate actions on the set of the DC Comics movie.

“Joss Whedon’s on-set therapy of the solid and crew of Justice League was gross, abusive, unprofessional and utterly unacceptable,” the Maryland native tweeted.

He then declared that “Accountability > Entertainment” and claimed that former president of DC Entertainment Geoff Johns and producer Jon Berg “enabled” Whedon’s actions.

The Cyborg star referred to as out the Buffy the Vampire Slayer creator, 56, every week after he posted a video from 2017, during which Fisher counseled Whedon for stepping in and dealing with reshoots when Justice League’s preliminary director Zack Snyder wasn’t accessible.

Jason Momoa Confirms Ray Fisher’s Claims of Mistreatment on ‘Justice League’ Set
Ray Fisher and Jason Momoa Sundholm Magnus/Action Press/Shutterstock

“Joss is a superb man and Zack picked a very good individual to come back in and end up for him,” Fisher mentioned within the 2017 clip, which he later took again in June, writing, “I’d wish to take a second to forcefully retract each little bit of this assertion.”

The Zack Synder’s Justice League actor later alleged via Twitter that “During the LA reshoots for Justice League, Geoff Johns summoned me to his workplace to belittle and admonish my (and my agent’s) makes an attempt to take grievances up the right chain of command. He then made a thinly veiled risk to my profession.”

After launching an investigation into the claims in August, Warner Bros. issued a statement earlier this month concerning Fisher’s allegations.

“In July, Ray Fisher’s representatives requested DC Films President Walter Hamada to speak to Mr. Fisher about his considerations in the course of the manufacturing of Justice League,” the assertion learn in September through Entertainment Weekly. “In their July dialog, Mr. Fisher recounted disagreements he’d had with the movie’s artistic crew concerning his portrayal of Cyborg, and complained that his steered script revisions weren’t adopted. Mr. Hamada defined that artistic variations are a standard a part of the manufacturing course of, and {that a} movie’s author/director finally must be answerable for these issues.”

The assertion continued: “Mr. Fisher insisted that WarnerMedia rent an impartial third-party investigator. This investigator has tried a number of occasions to satisfy with Mr. Fisher to debate his considerations however, to this point, Mr. Fisher has declined to talk to the investigator. Warner Bros. stays dedicated to accountability and to the well-being of each solid and crew member on every of its productions. It additionally stays dedicated to investigating any particular and credible allegation of misconduct, which to this point Mr. Fisher has failed to supply.”

Fisher then updated his fans on Monday with extra particulars in regards to the third-party investigation.

“To-date, the ‘impartial’ agency employed by @wbpictures has conveniently prevented contacting key witnesses who gave damning statements to WB HR. They’ve additionally began interviews with (and have since ghosted) witnesses which have implicated former and present prime degree executives,” he tweeted.

The Good, the Bad, and the Confused actor continued: “Others (together with an implicated person who referred to as me to apologize) have already been interviewed. We is not going to let ANY investigator cherry-pick interviewees that greatest go well with  @wbpictures’ false narrative and scapegoating efforts. All with tales WILL be heard! A>E.”

Following Momoa’s help, Fisher gave his friend a shout-out for having his again as effectively.

“If you continue to assume Jason enjoying Frosty was EVER an actual factor—please get up!” the True Detective alum tweeted. “Hopefully now individuals see the depths that some are prepared to go to cover the reality. To assume they believed my brother would sellout the solid/crew of JL for a corncob pipe and a button nostril…”

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