Los Angeles prosecutors review sex assault cases against actors Seagal, Anderson
Weinstein has been charged in New York with three cases of sexual assault. He has been accused by more than 70 women of sexual misconduct but has denied ever having nonconsensual sex with anyone.
The Los Angeles District Attorney's office said on Thursday that it was reviewing new sexual assault cases involving three celebrities: film producer Harvey Weinstein, action movie star Steven Seagal, and actor Anthony Anderson, the star of the television comedy series "Black-ish."
District Attorney spokesman Greg Risling did not give details of the allegations or when the alleged assaults took place.
Representatives of Weinstein, Seagal, and Anderson did not immediately respond to requests for comment on Thursday.
Steven Seagal was made a Russian citizen by President Vladimir Putin in 2016 and earlier this month was made a special representative for Russian-U.S. humanitarian ties.
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