Naomie Harris has seen the distinction the Me Too motion is on set as she feels producers are on her facet in opposition to badly behaved males.
The James Bond actress has been a star for almost a decade, since being cast as Eve Moneypenny in “Skyfall” and gained an Oscar nomination in 2017 for her position in “Moonlight“.
She has additionally been a outstanding advocate of the Me Too anti-sexual harassment motion that was sparked by accusations in opposition to Harvey Weinstein in 2017 and says producers at the moment are policing the matter.
“I lately did a movie the place the producer stood up earlier than we had even began taking pictures, and he stated, ‘This is an setting which isn’t tolerant of any abuse in the direction of girls,’ ” she tells Britain’s Daily Mail newspaper.
Explaining her nice shock, she provides, “I’ve by no means had a producer say that earlier than. I really feel as if numerous males are operating scared – and I do not imply the nice males because the overwhelming majority of males don’t have anything to concern – however there have been some actually unhealthy apples and so they’re getting their day now in court docket.”
Last yr, the actress opened up about one terrible expertise she had with a well-known actor when she was in her 20s. “I used to be in an audition and he put his hand up my skirt,” stated with out naming the actor in query. “What was so stunning about it was the casting director was there and the director, and naturally nobody stated something in any respect as a result of he was – he’s – such an enormous star.”