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Ally Sheedy Calls out Golden Globes Winner James Franco in #MeToo Tweet

12 January 2018

Many male stars, including Ewan McGregor, Chris Hemsworth, William H. Macy, and Franco wore pins supporting the "Time's Up" initiative, a legal defense fund for those who have experienced sexual harassment, assault, or abuse in the workplace.

"Why is a man hosting?" He picked up the accolade for his role as Wiseau in The Disaster Artist, a movie based on the making of Wiseau's cult hit The Room, often labelled the "worst film ever".

During Sunday night's Golden Globes Awards, which centered mostly on the sexual misconduct claims now plaguing Hollywood, Brat Pack actress Ally Sheedy called out actors James Franco and Christian Slater in a cryptic #MeToo tweet that has since been deleted. While Sheedy didn't provide more details, she was clearly accusing Franco of something.

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The actress posted a Twitter thread in which she called out Franco for winning and actor Christian Slater for attending the ceremony, accompanied by the #MeToo hashtag.

A third scathed: "James Franco blocking Tommy Wiseau from the mic is real swamp vermin behaviour, can't believe he's done this".

While the actress did not provide any specific allegations or claims about Franco, other social media users pointed out that the actor had apparently hit on a 17-year-old Scottish girl on Instagram when both were in New York City in 2014.

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Sheedy deleted the tweets, but not before they earned over 1,300 re-tweets. "I don't wait for Hollywood, I make my own movie, '" Franco said, quoting Wiseau.

So we put it to The Disaster Artist's screenwriting duo, Scott Neustadter and Michael H. Weber (500 Days of Summer, The Spectacular Now) at Sunday's Golden Globe Awards (watch above). "Said too much. Nite, love ya Golden Globes", Sheedy added.

Offering a taste of his incredible Wiseau impression, Franco revealed how life had come full circle for Wiseau as he accepted the award. When James was giving his acceptance speech for playing Tommy Wiseau in The Disaster Artist, Ally was watching and tweeting some serious shade.

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Ally Sheedy Calls out Golden Globes Winner James Franco in #MeToo Tweet