Terry Crews mentioned he’s accepted Adam Venit’s apology and tweeted a letter he acquired from the former WME agent earlier this yr. The “Brooklyn 9-9” actor accused Venit of groping him at a Hollywood occasion in 2016, and filed a police report final November.
Crews wrote on Twitter that he bought Venit’s letter in March, and accepted the apology on Sept. 10, now that Venit has left the company.
Venit didn’t straight admit to Terry’s allegations within the notice, however wrote, “I do know that you simply didn’t ask for any of this. Once more, I take accountability for us being right here now, collectively on this state of affairs. I’m sorry for all of it.”
“I wish to use this second to be a optimistic affect with you and never simply one other Hollywood story that turns into the narrative of who we each are. We each are a lot extra and have a lot extra to supply,” Venit continued. “I even hope that sometime we are able to come collectively and go ahead with compassion and understanding, and be a tremendous drive for positivity and alter in our tradition.”
Venit is leaving WME lower than a yr after stepping down as the pinnacle of the corporate’s movement image division because of the sexual assault accusation waged by Crews, his former consumer. Venit was suspended for 30 days whereas the company investigated the claims and was ultimately cleared of costs. Crews filed a lawsuit, which is now within the means of being settled. Expenses in opposition to Venit had been additionally dismissed.
This story initially appeared in Selection.