Kobe Bryant‘s spouse Vanessa Bryant is slamming a tweet that Evan Rachel Wood posted final 12 months simply after his loss of life, wherein the Westworld actress referred to as him a “rapist.”
The NBA legend, one of the crucial celebrated athletes of all time, died in a helicopter crash on Jan. 26, 2020, alongside along with his and Vanessa’s 13-year-old daughter, Gianna Bryant, considered one of their 4 kids. After information of their deaths had been made public, Evan tweeted, “What has happened is tragic. I am heartbroken for Kobe’s family. He was a sports hero. He was also a rapist. And all of these truths can exist simultaneously.”
Scores of individuals had initially criticized the Westworld actress over the tweet that appeared to allude to a 2003 sexual assault case involving Kobe and an unidentified feminine accuser, which was later dismissed. On Saturday, Feb. 27, greater than a 12 months after the lethal helicopter crash, Vanessa stated she realized about Evan’s publish, and shared it on her Instagram Story.
“This just came to my attention,” Kobe’s spouse wrote in her publish, wherein she tagged the actress. “Your false, insensitive, defamatory and slanderous tweet on 1/26/20 is vile and disturbing to say the least.”
Evan has not commented on Vanessa’s publish and her rep had no speedy remark when reached by E! News.