Gal Gadot says Joss Whedon “threatened my career” while filming the Justice League reboot
Charisma, who worked with Joss on Buffy and Angel, posted on Instagram February 10th that he had “abused his power multiple times” while producing his shows. She continued, “Although he found his wrongdoing amusing, it only served to heighten my performance anxiety, disempower me, and alienate me from my colleagues. The disturbing incidents created a chronic physical condition that I still suffer from. ”
Buffy leads Sarah Michelle Gellar wrote on Instagram partly after Charisma’s post: “While I’m proud to associate my name with Buffy Summers, I don’t want to be forever associated with the name Joss Whedon. … I stand with all survivors of abuse and it is. ” proud of them for speaking out. “
Amber Benson, who played Tara Maclay for Buffy, tweeted in response to Charisma’s message, “Buffy was a toxic environment and it starts at the top.”
At this point, Joss’ team declined to post on E! To answer. Message request for comment.
Charisma’s comments came seven months after Ray Fisher, who played Cyborg in the 2017 Justice League, tweeted that Joss’s “treatment of the Justice League cast and crew on set was harsh, abusive, unprofessional and completely unacceptable”.
In December, media such as The Hollywood Reporter reported that WarnerMedia had completed an investigation into the DC Comics franchise following Ray’s allegations.
The company said in a statement: “WarnerMedia’s investigation into the Justice League movie has been completed and remedial action has been taken.” Further details of such actions were not disclosed and Joss declined to comment to THR at the time.